Graduate student and Post-doc presentations at AIChE!
November 2013 - Graduate student Stephanie Amato and Post-doctoral Associate Mehmet Orman each presented their research on bacterial persistence at the 2013 National Meeting of AIChE.
Graduate student presentation at the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)!
September 2013 - Graduate student Stephanie Amato presented her research on bacterial persistence at the American Society for Microbiology's 2013 ICAAC.
Graduate student presentation at the Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting!
August 2013 - Graduate student Jonathan Robinson presented his research on nitrosative stress at the 2013 Molecular Genetics of Bacteria and Phages Meeting.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases funds our bacterial persistence research!
January 2013 - We were awarded a grant from the NIAID (NIH) to study the metabolism of bacterial persisters.
Graduate student presentations at AIChE!
November 2012 - Graduate students Jonathan Robinson and Kristin Adolfsen presented their research on nitrosative and oxidative stress at the 2012 National Meeting of AIChE.
Department of the Army funds our bacterial persistence research!
October 2012 - Through the Department of Defense, Defense Medical Research and Development Program (DMRDP) we were awarded a grant to study the mechanisms of persister formation in biofilms of E. coli, P. aeruginosa, and S. aureus.
Nicolas Ugaz wins poster competition!
November 2011 - Congratulations to Nicolas Ugaz who received 1st place in the ACS North Jersey Section 8th Annual Research Poster Competition. Nick is a Union City High School student who performed summer research with us through the ACS Project SEED program. Nick's summer project was on bacterial persistence.
Brittany Williams wins poster competition!
September 2011 - Congratulations to Brittany Williams who won the poster competition at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference For Minority Students (ABRCMS). Brittany is an undergraduate student from Delaware State University who performed summer research with us through the Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) program. Brittany's summer project was on bacterial persistence.