Gerry Wright, PhD
Director, The Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences & Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Antimicrobial Biochemistry
Michael G. DeGroote Chair in Infectious Disease Research
The Wright lab is engaged in efforts to discover new antibiotic and antibiotic alternatives such as adjuvants as well as exploring the mechanism, diversity and evolution of antibiotic resistance.
Structural–Functional Studies of Burkholderia cenocepacia d-Glycero-β-d-manno-heptose 7-Phosphate Kinase (HldA) and Characterization of Inhibitors with Antibiotic Adjuvant and Antivirulence Properties (2013)