Job Title: Professor
Employer: Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick
Place of Birth: London, England
High School attended: King Edward, Vancouver, B.C.
Further Education: University of British Columbia (B.Sc. - 1969; Ph.D. - 1973).
Geographic focus of research: Canada, east coast
Brief synopsis of current research:
Bacterial pathogens of fish, specifically salmonid pathogens important in aquaculture. Interests include molecular mechanisms of pathogenicity, diagnostics and vaccine development.
Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B. E3B 5A3
Miriam, A., S. G. Griffiths, J. E. Lovely and W. H. Lynch. 1997. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and probe-PCR assays to monitor brood stock Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) ovarian fluid and kidney tissue for DNA of the fish pathogen Renibacterium salmoninarum. J. Clin. Microbiol. 35: 1322-1326.
Barton, T. A., L. A. Bannister, S. G. Griffiths and W. H. Lynch. Further characterization of Renibacterium salmoninarum extracellular products. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 63: 3770-75.