Dr Mary Hanson
Research and Commercial Services
PhD Plant and Environmental Science University of Warwick, 2011
MSc Food Safety, Hygiene and Management University of Birmingham, 2007
BSc. (Hons) Biological Sciences University of Birmingham, 2003
- Researching the detection and quantification of the clubroot pathogen of vegetable brassicas, Plasmodiophora brassicae using molecular and immunological techniques, along with assisting in health related trials research.
- Studying the epidemiological typing of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in clinical settings by Multi Locus Variable number tandem repeat Analysis (MLVA).
- Developing assays to determine the effect of environmental factors on the viability of P. brassicae resting spores