The Plasmid Biology and Evolution lab is part of the Unit of Evolutionary Biology of Microorganisms within the IRYCIS (Ramon y Cajal Institute for Health Research), located in the Ramon y Cajal Hospital in Madrid.
The PBE lab is based in the Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal (IRYCIS), Madrid. If you are interested in working with us, get in touch.
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In the PBE lab we study the role of plasmids as catalysts of bacterial evolution, with a special focus on the evolution of plasmid-mediated antibiotic resistance.