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Stella Smith

Designation : Director
University/Organisation : Nigerian Institute of Medical Research
Qualification : Ph.D
Biography :  

Dr. Stella Smith is currently working as Director of Research, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology division, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Nigeria. She has the credit of 120 peer reviewed scientific publications and a book from my inaugural lecture as Director (Research) in November 2013. She is a recipient of German Research Foundation (DFG) grant in July 2015 for the project ‘Analysis of Helicobacter pylori infections in Nigeria, bacterial virulence factors but lack of pathology’. Her research interests are on Molecular epidemiology of bacterial infectious diseases such as those caused by Helicobacter pylori, Typhoidal and Non-Typhoidal Salmonella, Enterohaemorrhagic E. coli, Campylobacter jejuni and coli.