Conor Meehan

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Conor Meehan

Research fellow at the Institute of Tropical Medicine working on Mycobacteria, primarily epidemiology and drug resistance.

Time at course

I will be here from July 20th until July 30th (the entire course).

Contacting me


I will be at the course for the entire time

Current projects

  • Evidence of lateral gene transfer within the community
  • Levels of integration and reliance between bacteria
  • Identifying functions and organisms present in and between habitats

Other work-related interests

  • Species concepts in prokaryotes and units of diversity
  • Protein structure variation and effect on function
  • HIV coreceptor usage and envelope structure

My Lab's Web Page

Lecture and Lab files

My lectures given at MolEvol 2017
<coming soon>

Some past work: A tutorial I wrote for the Molecular Evolution course in Cesky Krumlov on BLAST+ can be found here

A brief overview presentation on short read alignment can be viewed here

Other interests

Besting Emily_Jane_McTavish at leg wrestling at MolEvol11