Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences

Rishi Drolia

NORFOLK, 23529

Research Interests

Bacterial Pathogenesis: Mechanism of Listeria monocytogenes invasion and translocation across the intestinal, blood-brain and the placental barrier
Probiotic Bioengineering: Designing and validation of next-generation engineered probiotics to mitigate infectious and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
Multi-Species Biofilms: Mitigation Strategies of major foodborne pathogens in mono and dual-species dry biofilms in the food-processing industry