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Contact Information
Name Dr. Louis-Charles Fortier
Degrees Ph.D.
Job Title Associate professor
Department    Microbiology and infectious diseases
Institution Université de Sherbrooke, Faculty of Medicine
Address 3201 rue Jean-Mignault
Sherbrooke, Qc J1E4K8
Phone 819-821-8000 x75322  
Fax 819-820-6831  
Email Louis-Charles.Fortier@USherbrooke.ca  

Background Information
Section Affiliation Applied and Environmental Microbiology
Research Interests    Our lab studies the human pathogen Clostridium difficile. Our research topics cover the epidemiology, virulence, and genetics of C. difficile as well as pathogenesis of C. difficile infections. A central topic in our lab is the study of C. difficile bacteriophages and their role in the biology of this bacterium. Finally, we also explore new therapeutic options to treat C. difficile infections.

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