Skip to main content

Early Career Fellows

"Some of these challenges have opened the door to completely new ventures."

 Dr Eva Caamano, ECF Blog: 'Exploiting pathogen's glycan adhesion for detection.'

Current Fellows

Erick Ratamero:
“Developing a 21st century alternative to penicillin: a one-drug- dual-target strategy"
Ben Collyer: "Towards Personalised Empirical Antibiotic Guidance – A Pilot Study" Ross Slater:
“Exploiting pathogens – identification of a possible antimicrobial small molecule."
Chris Fage:
“Exploiting carbene-based footprinting."
Jessica Furner-Pardoe:
"Cytotoxicity & immunomodulatory activity of an 'ancientbiotic.'"
Kathryn Styles:
“Flexicates: novel chemical entities with novel modes of action."
George Parry:
“Cell Shaping – the impact of proximity interactions between Staphylococcus aureus and epithelial cells on infection."
Sebastien Raguideau:
"Resolving the genomic context of AMR genes from environmental metagenomes."
Christopher Thoroughgood:
"Understanding the mechanisms driving resistance to two classes of antibiotic in Enterococcus faecalis."


Past Fellows

Eva Caamano:
"Exploiting pathogen glycan adhesion for detection."

Namrita Modgill:
"Fluorescent peptidoglycan precursors to study bacterial cell wall biosynthesis."
Vincent Poon:
"Elucidating a missing gap in the biosynthesis of a novel natural compound."
Paul Sazinas: 
"Bacteriophage involvement in the horizontal transfer of antimicrobial resistance genes within bacterial communities."
Jasmine Desmond:
"Developing new drugs to tackle antimicrobial resistance: a combined experimental and computational approach."
Tiantian Fu:
"AMR in gut microbiota - subpopulation to single- cell resolution of swarming cells response to antibiotics."
Branko Rihtman:
"Double impact – exploring the potential of combined phage and antibiotic therapy."
James Harrison:
"Establishment of a fluorescent resonance transfer assay (FRET) for Mycobacterium tuberculosis."
Shanshan Zhou:
"First X-ray crystal structure of a methylase involved in the biosynthesis of antibiotics."
Alex Wilcox:
“Phagocins - a new antimicrobial concept."
Jocelyn Anstey Watkins:
"Community-level antibiotic access and use."