Dr Mary Hanson
PhD Plant and Environmental Science University of Warwick, 2011
MSc Food Safety, Hygiene and Management University of Birmingham, 2007
BSc. (Hons) Biological Sciences University of Birmingham, 2003
- Researching the detection and quantification of the clubroot pathogen of vegetable brassicas, Plasmodiophora brassicae using molecular and immunological techniques, along with assisting in health related trials research.
- Studying the epidemiological typing of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical settings by Multi Locus Variable number tandem repeat Analysis (MLVA).
- Developing assays to determine the effect of environmental factors on the viability of P. brassicae resting spores