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Dr. Jill Roberts reports on classification of epidemic community-acquired MRSA

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USF College of Public Health researcher Jill Roberts, PhD, published a paper entitled “Classification of Epidemic Community-Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus by Anatomical Site of Isolation” in the journal BioMed Research International.


Dr. Roberts is an assistant professor and food safety expert in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health. Her research interests include molecular techniques such as pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, sequencing, and other DNA-based methods to characterize microorganisms from sources such as foods, clinical samples, environmental samples and others.

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Jill C. Roberts, “Classification of Epidemic Community-Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureusby Anatomical Site of Isolation,” BioMed Research International, vol. 2014, Article ID 904283, 6 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/904283

The full article is posted online.

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