University of Bristol

Research Areas & Focuses

  1. Bio-inspired and biomimetic materials to combat biofilm formation
  2. Chlorhexidine-based materials science technologies to combat infections
  3. Chemical communication in polymicrobial biofilms
  4. Molecular mechanisms in polymicrobial biofilm formation
  5. Biomarkers of medical device-associated biofilms
  6. Impact of polymicrobial biofilms on antimicrobial resistance
  7. Role of extracellular DNA in biofilms
  8. Structure-function studies of bacterial adhesins
  9. Microbial ecology in freshwater, estuarine and marine ecosystems

For enquiries, please contact Angela Nobbs.


Nihal Bandara, Oral and Dental Sciences
Michele Barbour, Oral and Dental Sciences
Angela Nobbs, Oral and Dental Sciences
Bo Su, Oral and Dental Sciences
Marian Yallop, School of Biological Sciences