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Welcome Thom Booth!

posted May 8, 2019, 9:35 PM by Yit Heng Chooi   [ updated May 8, 2019, 9:43 PM ]
Dr Thom Booth has joined the Chooi lab and started his research on a project funded by CRC-P in collaboration with Microbial Screening Technologies (, Dr Andrew Piggott at Macquarie University and Advanced Veterinary Therapeutics. 

Thom hails from the UK and did his PhD under the guidance of Prof Barrie Wilkinson at the John Innes Centre, Norwich.

His research will focus on genome mining of Australian actinobacteria to uncover new antibiotics.