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Researchers discover new mechanism of antibiotic resistancein leprosy and tuberculosis

Pablo Sobrado, a professor of biochemistry in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and his graduate student, Heba Abdelwahab, study rifampicin antibiotic resistance caused by the bacterial enzyme rifampicin monooxygenase.

Vinauger and Lahondere

January 25, 2018

Mosquitoes remember human smells but also swats

Dr. Clement Vinauger and Dr. Chloe Lahondere featured in Current Biology

Nih grant

December 13, 2017

$2.3 million NIH grant helps students in biomedical research

Assistant Professor Dr. Zach Mackey leads the Initiative for Maximizing Student Development

Vinauger article

November 27, 2017

Rough lessons can lessen the pull of human scent on a mosquito

Dr. Clement Vinauger featured in Science News

Chloe paper

November 21, 2017

Countercurrent heat exchange and thermoregulation during blood-feeding in kissing bugs

Dr. Chloe Lahondere publishes New
                                                                eLife paper

Helm In the News

November 20, 2017

White meat or dark meat?

Serving up big data to decipher Thanksgiving dinner