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 Paul Gilson

Centre for Biomedical Research Burnet Institute SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Mark Wickham

Chemistry and Life Sciences Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick SEE FULL PROFILE >

A/Prof Jan Tennent

Biomedical Research Victoria SEE FULL PROFILE >

Upcoming Events

  • Nov 27

    Australasian Society for Immunology 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting

    Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre REGISTER | MORE INFO
  • Nov 29

    Microbiome in Sexual, Maternal and Child Health Symposium

    AMREP Lecture Theatre REGISTER | MORE INFO
  • Dec 3

    MICROMON Molecular Biology Techniques 2017: An introductory course in recombinant DNA technology

    Monash University REGISTER | MORE INFO