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Emily Woods

Current Status: M3

Graduate Department: Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Previous Education: BS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Rhodes College;  

Advisor(s): Shonna M. McBride, PhD;

Hometown: Boulder, CO


I enjoy hiking, baking/cooking, dancing and reading.


My research focuses on antimicrobial resistance in the intestinal pathogen, Clostridium difficile. Currently I am examining the role of an extracytoplasmic function sigma factor in regulation of resistance to the innate immune molecule, lysozyme. 

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