Genetics, diagnostics and treatment of chlamydia trachomatis


21Feb2018 12:00 - 13:00

PhD defence ceremony

Chlamydia trachomatis remains the primary cause of bacterial sexually transmitted infections worldwide and the leading cause of preventable blindness. Bart Versteeg studies the genetics and molecular epidemiology of the disease. He also looks at diagnostics and treatment, as well as the interaction between host and pathogen.

A.J. Versteeg: Chlamydia Trachomatis: Insights on Genetics, Molecular Epidemiology, Diagnostics and Treatment, and Host-pathogen Interactions.


Prof. H.J.C. de Vries


Dr S.M. Bruisten (GGD Amsterdam)

Dr M.F. Schim van der Loeff (GGD Amsterdam)


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This event is open to the public.

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