Selected Research Areas

MDTP trainer laboratories pursue investigations on a range of scientific research topics related to microbiology. Classifications are inevitably somewhat arbitrary, following are some of the subdisciplines covered by MDTP faculty with links to lists of trainers working in those areas. Each area page will provide brief research descriptions for each trainer and a link to his or her website. This information is by no means exhaustive, but is intended to convey a sense of research breadth in the MDTP, and of focused research strength in fifteen areas.

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Mycology

Image files/trainers/ANDES_DAVID_R.jpg David Andes supervised_user_circle public

Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Antifungal activity and drug resistance

Image files/trainers/czuprync-1.jpg Charles Czuprynski supervised_user_circle public

Pathobiological Sciences
Immunology and pathogenic bacteria

Image files/trainers/cmhull.jpg Christina Hull supervised_user_circle public

Biomolecular Chemistry/Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Molecular biology of human fungal pathogens

Image files/trainers/n_keller.jpg Nancy Keller supervised_user_circle public

Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Host and pathogen signals governing toxin formation spore develpment and pathogenesis of seed by fungi

Image files/trainers/klein_bs.jpg Bruce Klein supervised_user_circle public

Pediatrics/Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Microbial-host interactions and pathogenesis

Image files/trainers/woods.jpg Jon Woods supervised_user_circle public

Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Pathogenic mechanisms host-parasite interactions and environmental and virulence-associated gene regulation of the dimorphic fungus Histoplasma capsulatum

Image files/trainers/j_yu.jpg Jaehyuk Yu supervised_user_circle public

Bacteriology
Fungi and mycotoxins: Molecular genetics of asexual sporulation and mycotoxin biosynthesis in filamentous fungi