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Emma Hayhurst known as Emma


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BSc Microbiology (University of Sheffield)
PhD “Peptidoglycan Structure and Dynamics in Gram Positive Bacteria” (University of Sheffield)
Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching (University of South Wales, distinction)


Selected publications:

Hayhurst EJ, Kailas L, Hobbs J, Foster SJ (2008). “Cell wall peptidoglycan architecture in Bacillus subtilis”. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 105 (38): 14603-8.

Stapleton MR, Horsburgh MJ, Hayhurst EJ, Wright L, Jonsson IM, Tarkowski A, Kokai-Kun JF, Mond JJ, Foster SJ (2007). “Characterization of IsaA and SceD, two putative lytic transglycosylases of Staphylococcus aureus”. J Bacteriol 189 (20): 7316-25.

Psylinakis E, Boneca IG, Mavromatis K, Deli A, Hayhurst E, Foster SJ, Vårum KM, Bouriotis V (2005). “Peptidoglycan N-acetylglucosamine deacetylases from Bacillus cereus, highly conserved proteins in Bacillus anthracis”. J Biol Chem 280(35): 30856-63.

Lithgow JK, Hayhurst EJ, Cohen G, Aharonowitz Y, Foster SJ (2004). “Role of a cysteine synthase in Staphylococcus aureus”. J Bacteriol 186(6): 1579-90.


Microbiology Society
Society for Applied Microbiology
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Royal Society of Biology

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