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Daouda Traore works in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Monash University as a Research Fellow. Born and raised in Bamako (Mali), he received his formal education in Grenoble (France) with a B.Sc in Chemistry, a M.Sc in Chemistry and a PhD in Chemical Biology with a major focus on protein chemistry and X-ray crystallography.

Research interests

The major focus of Daouda's work is on understanding the molecular basis for transfer of antibiotic resistance determinants in Gram-positive organism. The study combine molecular genetic tools with biophysics and structural biochmistry techniques including X-ray crystallography and cryo-Electron Microscopy.

Supervision interests

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Protein X-ray Crystallography

Electron Microscopy

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Research area keywords

  • Structural Biology
  • DNA
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Crystallography
  • Surface Plasmon Resonance
  • Plasmids

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