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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A/Prof Neil O'Brien-Simpson

Melbourne Dental School University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Fasseli Coulibaly

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

Mr Dhanasekaran Sakthivel

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

Upcoming Events

  • Aug 24

    IgV Annual Scientific Meeting

    Balgownie Estate REGISTER | MORE INFO
  • Sep 25

    Global Virus Network Meeting 2017

    Doherty Institute, Melbourne, Australia MORE INFO
  • Oct 16

    LISSSD 2017

    Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa MORE INFO