Prof Rob Moore

Professor of Biotechnology
RMIT University

rob.moore@rmit.edu.au

Research Activities

Development of live bacterial vectors for delivery of therapeutic proteins
Pathogenicity of Clostridium perfringens
Therapeutic application of antimicrobial proteins
Vaccine antigen discovery
Role of microbiota in health and productivity
Campylobacter vaccine
Pathogen discovery
Probiotic development

Techniques/Expertise

Molecular biology
Bacteriology
Development of animal disease models
Recombinant E. coli fermentation
Microbiota analysis
NGS sequencing

Collaborations

With staff in Department of Microbiology, Monash Uni.
Prof Julian Rood
A/Prof Dena Lyras
Dr Connie Wong

Disease Models

Necrotic enteritis (Clostridium perfringens) in chickens
Campylobacter jejuni colonisation in chickens
Enzootic pneumonia (Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae) in pigs
Access to many other disease models within CSIRO Livestock Industries (viral and bacterial)

Other members with similar research interests

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Dr Catherine Satzke

Infection and Immunity Theme Murdoch Childrens Research Institute SEE FULL PROFILE >

A/Prof Neil O'Brien-Simpson

Melbourne Dental School University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Mireille Lahoud

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Monash University SEE FULL PROFILE >

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