Meg Vickerman 

Department of Oral Biology

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Endodontics; Microbiology; Oral Biology

 

Overview Research Publications Activities

 Active Grants and Sponsored Research:

            Fitness profiling of Streptococcus gordonii in oral microenvironments.

            NIH-NIDCR

           

            Role on project:  Principal investigator

           

            Streptococcus gordonii Rgg regulators: gene expression, signaling, oral biofilms.

            NIH-NIDCR

            Role on project:  Principal investigator

           

            Oral epithelial cell cytokines, Candida and PMN activation.

            NIH-NIDCR; Subcontract

            Role on project: Co-investigator

 

            Mining the oral microbiome for novel glycan-binding molecules.

            NIH-NIDCR

            Role on project: Co-investigator

 

            Mechanisms of Streptococcus gordonii survival within phagocytes.

            NIH-NIDCR

            Role on project: Co-investigator