Research Assistant Professor, School of Medicine
BS, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada, 1994
PhD, Universite d'Ottawa, Canada, 2001
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.