Dissertation Topics

Dr. Yael Litvak
The interactions between pathogens, the host and the gut microbiota
Sturctual & Molecular Biochemistry
  1. How do virulence factors promote the expansion of bacterial pathogens in the gut? 
  2. Interaction of bacteriophages (bacterial viruses) with the microbiota and the mammalian host. 
  3. Mechanisms of colonization resistance against pathogens in the intestine.