École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

The École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne is one of two polytechnical universities in Switzerland. With more than 250 laboratories and research groups on campus, EPFL is one of Europe’s most innovative and productive technology institutes.

Expertise related to their role in the project: Prof. McKinney and Dr. Dhar lead one of the eight research groups in EPFL’s Global Health Institute. Research in the laboratory is focused on mechanisms of persistence and pathogenesis in Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the causative agent of tuberculosis.

Key Personnel

Prof. John D. McKinney, Dr. Neeraj Dhar