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Charlene Africa

Country of origin: South Africa General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Academic Background


2019 Biological Systems and Organisms
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

researching female endogenous infections such as pregnancy gingivitis and bacterial vaginosis and their influence on adverse pregnancy outcomes. I am investigating the factors involved in the conversion of a normal healthy oral and vaginal microbiome to an opportunistic and pathogenic microbiome which may threaten both mother and infant.