Isabelle Leduc, PhD

Research Assistant Professor, School of Medicine

Isabelle Leduc, PhD

Isabelle LeducEmail: isabelle_leduc@med.unc.edu

Education

BS, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada, 1994
PhD, Universite d'Ottawa, Canada, 2001

Research Summary

Dr. Leduc has been working in the field of Haemophilus ducreyi pathogenesis for the past 16 years, 13 of them developing a vaccine against chancroid. Her experience includes native and recombinant protein purification, study of serum resistance, the rabbit and swine experimental models of chancroid, and molecular biology. The research interests of her laboratory include the study of the pathogenesis of chancroid, and the development of a vaccine against this sexually transmitted genital ulcer diseaseducreyi.

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