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Short Research Description
The ability of an animal to exploit a niche often relies on association with microbes that provide beneficial functions. Our research focuses on insect parasitic nematodes that rely on bacterial symbionts to kill and reproduce within insect hosts.
Membership in other UW Grad Training Programs
Microbes in Health and Disease; Molecular Biosciences Training Program; Biotechnology Training Program