Research staff Bacteriology

Research staff Bacteriology


Dr. Ir. J. (Jeroen) Corver (Senior researcher, PI Clostridium difficile virulence and toxins)

  • Molecular bacteriology
  • Clostridium difficile virulence
  • Mechanism of action of Clostridium difficile toxins

Prof. Dr. E.J. (Ed) Kuijper (Professor Emeritus, PI C. difficile epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment)

  • Clinical bacteriology
  • Molecular diagnostics
  • Epidemiology of bacterial infections
  • Clostridium difficile

Dr. W.K. (Wiep Klaas) Smits (Assistant Professor, PI C. difficile physiology and pathogenesis)

  • Molecular bacteriology
  • Clostridium difficile gene expression
  • Resistance to antibiotics

Dr. R.D. (Romy) Zwittink (Postdoctoral researcher)

  • Human microbiome
  • Next generation sequencing
  • Molecular Bacteriology