Vanessa Zepeda, a 2014 graduate performed directed research in the Donachie lab and described a new genus and species of bacteria from Pearl and Hermes atolls. Check out the video below:

$1 million NIH Grant

The National Institutes of Health ( NIH) grant spans four years to study the functional genomics and interactions of bacterial species within biofilms. The team led by Tung Hoang consists of seven graduate students and one postdoctoral researcher. Read more here…
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