Linus Sandegren

project coordinator at Uppsala Antibiotic Center

Visiting address:
BMC, SciLifeLab Entrance C11, Room E10:4210
752 37 Uppsala
Postal address:
BMC, Box 582, Husargatan 3
751 23 Uppsala

Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor at Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Infection biology, antimicrobial resistance and immunology; Linus Sandegren

+4618-471 4365
Visiting address:
Husargatan 3
752 37 UPPSALA
Postal address:
Box 582
751 23 UPPSALA

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We study fundamental aspects of how resistance plasmids are maintained and disseminated between pathogenic bacteria and how they serve as platforms for evolution of antibiotic resistance. The main focus is to understand how factors such as stability, mobility, positive selection and fitness costs influence the evolutionary success of plasmids.

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