Marisa Barbknecht

Office hours
235A Cartwright Center

Specialty area(s)

Introductory Microbiology Education

Fish Viruses

Current courses at UWL

MIC 100 Microbes & Society Lecture and Laboratory
MIC 230 Fundamentals of Microbiology Laboratory

Teaching history

11th Year Teaching at UWL

9th Year Teaching in the UWL Department of Microbiology

Research and publishing

Barbknecht M, Sepsenwol S, Leis E, Tuttle-Lau M, Gaikowski M, Knowles NJ, Lasee B, Hoffman MA. 2014. Characterization of a new picornavirus isolated from the freshwater fish Lepomis macrochirus. J Gen Virol. 95: 601-13.

Mor SK, Phelps NB, Barbknecht M, Hoffman MA, Goyal SM. 2015.
A multiplex RT-PCR assay for the detection of fish picornaviruses.
J Virol Methods. 221:131-4.


B.S. in Microbiology at UW-La Crosse, 2006
M.S. in Biology at UW-La Crosse, 2009