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Professor Stephen Gordon

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Stephen Gordon

Professor
School of Veterinary Medicine
01 716 6181
University College Dublin, School of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Science Centre Belfield Dublin 4

RESEARCH INTERESTS

The Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex encompasses the aetiological agents of tuberculosis in mammals. My current focus is on the exploitation of the genome sequence of human pathogen, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and the bovine pathogen, Mycobacterium bovis , to accelerate vaccine and diagnostic development. We are also exploring improved diagnostics for Johne's disease in cattle, caused by Mycobacterium avium subsp paratuberculosis .

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Tri-Partite Collaborative: Targeted Genome Editing To Understand And Enhance Genetic Resistance To Bovine Tuberculosis In Cattle (TARGET-TB)
Dept. Agriculture Food and the Marine (DAFM)
1 May 2018 - 30 Apr 2021
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ONE-TB: The study of bovine tubercolosis through a One Health approach
Irish Research Council (IRC)
6 Feb 2018 - 5 Feb 2019
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Assessment of the anti-mycobacterial efficacy and macrophage immunomodulatory function of novel bovine host defense peptides
Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (Mexico)
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2019
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Next generation approaches to improved diagnostics and molecular epidemiology for control of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (NexusMAP)
Dept. Agriculture Food and the Marine (DAFM)
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2021
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Bilateral BBSRC-SFI: Tackling a multi-host pathogen problem - phylodynamic analyses of the epidemiology of M. bovis in Britain and Ireland
Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
1 Apr 2017 - 1 Apr 2020
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Veterinary Biocontained facility Network for excellence in animal infectiology research and experimentation (VETBIONET)
HORIZON 2020
1 Mar 2017 - 28 Feb 2022
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Development of Next-Generation Control Tools for Bovine Tuberculosis: A One Health Approach
Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
1 Sep 2016 - 31 Aug 2022
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Defining the molecular basis of host-pathogen interaction in bovine TB
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
1 Sep 2016 - 31 Dec 2019
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High throughput transcriptomics for animal disease including zoonosis
Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
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H2020 Catalyst Award: Development of Next- Generation Control Tools for Bovine Tuberculosis: A One Health Approach
Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
1 Dec 2015 - 1 Dec 2017
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