Microbiology kudos

Haley Castle, Teja Bhimavarapu, Alder Yu, Shianne Stacy, Travis Leuzinger and Paul Schweiger

Haley Castle, BIO: Biology BS; Teja Bhimavarapu, BIO: Biomedical Science BS; Alder Yu, Biology; Shianne Stacy, MIC: Clinical Microbiology; Travis Leuzinger, MIC: Microbiology BS; and Paul Schweiger, Microbiology; presented "Circadian rhythms in gut microbes of Drosophila melanogaster" at the 2020 Midwest Drosophila Conference on Oct. 24 in Online (Hosted by Indiana University Bloomington).

Submitted on: Nov. 4

Paul Schweiger

Paul Schweiger, Microbiology, received the award for "Evaluating and optimizing the production of the vitamin C precursor, 2-keto-L-gulonate, in an engineered one-pot production system" from WiSys. The Launch Grant is to support the further development of technology that has been accepted as WiSys Intellectual Property.

Submitted on: Oct. 19

Taviare Hawkins

Taviare Hawkins, Microbiology, presented "an invited talk on Microscopic Mechanics" at Physics Seminar at University of Minnesota Duluth on April 30, 2018 in Duluth, MN.

Submitted on: April 30, 2018

Hua Ding and William Schwan

Hua Ding, Clinical Microbiology, and William Schwan, Microbiology, co-authored the article "Temporal Regulation of fim Genes in Uropathogenic Escherichia coli during Infection of the Murine Urinary Tract" in "Journal of Pathogens" published on Jan. 24, 2018 by Hindawi. Hua Ding was an international graduate student whose Master's work contributed to the paper.

Submitted on: Jan. 25, 2018