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E. coli within and among host dynamics in poultry

In mammals, Escherichia coli is competitively dominant and it limits the establishment and persistence of other members of the family Enterobacteriaceae. In a mammal host, typically one to three E. coli strains can be detected, and these strains may persist for months or years in an individual host.

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C4 Rice Project Honours, PhD
Caenorhabditis elegans as a potential animal model to study host-pathogen interactions Honours, Masters, PhD
Can seedling screens of energy use efficiency in wheat transfer to yield in the field? Bachelor
Cancer metabolism Honours, Masters, PhD
Carotenoid derivatives as chloroplast signals Honours, PhD
Cellular adaptations that allow the transmission and survival of Plasmodium falciparum when taken up by the mosquito Honours, Bachelor, Masters, PhD
Characterising the Zymospetoria tritici - wheat interaction Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
Characterization of low and high CO2 sensitive Arabidopsis photosynthetic mutants Not open to students.
Characterization of low CO2 sensitive Arabidopsis photosynthetic mutants Honours, Bachelor, PhD
Characterizing the mRNA-protein “interactome” of plants Honours, Masters, PhD
Chemical mechanism of Rubisco catalysis Bachelor, Honours, Masters, PhD
Chromosomal evolution in the Social huntsman spider Delena cancerides Honours, PhD
Chromosome condensation and T cell development Not open to students.
Climate change and carbon gain in Antarctic mosses Not open to students.
Climate change and ecosystem structure, function and composition Not open to students.
Climate change and leaf-eating mammals Not open to students.
Co-evolution between Australian cuckoos and their hosts PhD
CO2 acquisition by cyanobacteria and plants, and impact of climate change Not open to students.
CO2 diffusion inside leaves Honours, Bachelor, Masters, PhD
Comparative genomics and development of corals Not open to students.
Comparative, meta-analytic and empirical approaches to understanding the impacts of developmental environments on life-history evolution PhD
Comparison of Escherichia coli in birds and humans Not open to students.
Conservation Genetics of the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect Not open to students.
Control of meristem differentiation and plant architecture in legumes Honours, Bachelor, Masters, PhD
Coping with temperature extremes: morphological constraints on leaf function in a warmer, drier climate Not open to students.