Examples of new Linkage Projects in 2011 - Northern Territory
Linkage Projects totalling $260 000 covering 1 project
Charles Darwin University (Contact: 08 8946 6551)
The melioidosis agent Burkholderia pseudomallei in the anthropogenic environment of northern Australia (LP110100691)
Summary: This project will analyse environmental factors contributing to the persistence of the soil bacterium and melioidosis agent, Burkholderia pseudomallei in the anthropogenic environment. This will increase understanding of the consequences of land use manipulations upon these bacteria and will suggest remediation measures to reduce the risk of exposure.
Chief Investigator: Dr Mirjam Kaestli
ARC funding: $260 000 over 3 years