Institute:

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Research Interest:

Cardiovascular Infection (Platelets) Molecular mechanisms of endovascular infection caused by Streptococci, Staphylococci and Enterococci Visualisation of thrombus formation caused by invading pathogens using real time epifluorescence microscopy Bacterial toxins in haemostasis

Skeletal Infection Molecular mechanisms of bone infection caused by Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis leading to osteomyelitis

Contact details:

Tel: +353 1 402 2104;

Fax: +353 1 402 2765

Email: skerrigan@rcsi.ie

Research Profile: http://pi.rcsi.ie/pi/skerrigan/