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Chlamydia

Newly Published Results from the Lab of Anthony Maurelli

On February 18th, 2020, Dr. Anthony Maurelli’s research, “Chlamydial MreB Directs Cell Division and Peptidoglycan Synthesis in Escherichia coli in the Absence of FtsZ Activity,” was published in American Society for Microbiology’s mBio journal. Through the work done in his lab, Dr. Maurelli and his team were…

UF Researchers Solve Chlamydia Mystery; Reveal Possible New Drug Target

The research team, led by Dr. Anthony Maurelli, of the Department of Environmental and Global Health and Emerging Pathogens Institute, that resolved the 60-year-old Chlamydia anomaly has solved another long-standing mystery of this important bacterial pathogen. Chlamydia trachomatis is the leading cause of bacteria sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the United…

Anthony Maurelli, PhD

Professor Office: HPNP 4154 or EPI 472 Phone: (352) 294-5029 Email: amaurelli@phhp.ufl.edu Areas of Expertise Bacterial Pathogenesis Bacterial Genetics Infectious Disease Surveillance Current CV About Dr. Anthony Maurelli Anthony T. Maurelli, Ph.D. is Professor and Associate Chair of the Department of Environmental and…