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Name Professor Gary Foster
Job title Professor of Molecular Plant Pathology
Department School of Biological Sciences University of Bristol
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Telephone number work(0117) 39 41178
Qualifications BSc (QUB), PhD(QUB)
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Membership of professional bodies Fellow of Society of Biology (FSB)
British Society of Plant Pathology (BSPP)
Keywords plant pathology
plant virology
plant molecular biology
molecular virology
molecular mycology
GM plants
Areas of expertise My research is focused on investigating a range of interconnecting themes that include plant virology, plant pathology, plant molecular biology, molecular mycology and biotechnology. The molecular mycology and biotechnology areas have also covered projects on drug discovery and manipulation supported through interactions with a range of pharmaceutical companies including antibiotic discovery and development.