Colin Lightfoot

Colin Lightfoot

B.Sc. Biomedical Science, M.Sc. Infection and Immunity

Colin graduated from the University of Chester with a B.Sc. in Biomedical Science in 2020. Since completing his undergraduate degree, he worked for NHS England as an Associate Practitioner, responsible for testing inpatients for COVID-19 on admission.

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Recently Colin was a Study Assistant for Perfectus Biomed, where he grew cell lines and viruses for the testing of mainly commercial cleaning products. He recently completed an M.Sc. in Infection and Immunity at The University of Chester, where his main research focus was antibiotic resistance and the possibility of combatting this with bacteriophage therapy.

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Articles from Colin

Could heat treatment be used to inactivate SARS-CoV-2 in vehicles?

Could heat treatment be used to inactivate SARS-CoV-2 in vehicles?

SARS-CoV-2 may have consequences to host cells beyond evoking an immune response

SARS-CoV-2 may have consequences to host cells beyond evoking an immune response

The strengths and weaknesses of the spike protein in SARS-CoV-2 variants

The strengths and weaknesses of the spike protein in SARS-CoV-2 variants

Neuropsychiatric symptoms in children and adolescents with long COVID

Neuropsychiatric symptoms in children and adolescents with long COVID