Helen Donoghue

University College LondonUnited Kingdom

BSc, PhD University of Bristol, UK Currently an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Biosciences (Centre for the History of Medicine) University College London, UK and have just retired as a Senior Lecturer from the UCL Division of Infection and Immunity in a centre working on international infectious diseases. I have worked on molecular detection and characterisation of pathogenic mycobacteria for many years and my personal research interest is palaeomicrobiology and the study of past human infections, especially tuberculosis and leprosy, based on ancient DNA.

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