Prof Médéric Diard
University of Basel
Prof Médéric Diard is an assistant professor at the Biozentrum of the University of Basel. The Diard group investigates new approaches to managing bacterial infectious diseases and engineering the intestinal microbiota. The group’s toolbox comprises probiotic competitors, bacteriophages, vaccines and mobile regulatory elements. It deduces robust combinations of strategies from a detailed understanding of bacterial evolution both inside and outside of the host.