Identify Genes and Gene Families Required for Tick Colonization
Project Number: 5348-32000-033-01
Specific Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Aug 31, 2011
End Date: Feb 28, 2014
The objective of this research is to identify bacterial genes required for tick colonization.
A negative-selection screen will be done using a fully characterized, Francisella novicida, two-allele mutant library.