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Mr. Abhimanyu DasGupta
Degree(s): BSc, MSc (in progress)
Job Title: Graduate Student
Institution: University of Toronto
17 Tripp Crescent
Toronto, Ontario M1P 1B4
Work Phone: 647-857-7362
Section Affiliation: Molecular Genetics and Cellular Microbiology
I am interested in the evolutionary arms-race between phages and bacteria. My work specifically focuses on characterizing phage genes of unknown function, with the goal of identifying novel prophage-encoded phage defense systems, or phage-encoded counters to bacterial defenses.
Keywords: prophage, bacteria , phage defense , Pseudomonas