Microbiology Laboratories

The Microbiology laboratories investigate how bacteria sense and respond to environmental change.

The laboratories focus particularly on the structure and function of bacterial signal transduction pathways (mainly two-component signal transduction systems) and regulators of bacterial gene expression.

Detailed information

Kit list

  • Autoclaves; Cell disruption systems; Class 2 safety cabinets; Microbiological culturing facilities


Entry is restricted to postgraduate students and staff using the facilities. Access to these facilities is available outside of normal business hours on a case-by-case basis.  


The Microbiology Laboratories can be found in 302 and 322 of the Darwin Building

General enquiry