Category: Latest News

October 2016- Melissa receives UVA Dean’s Award for Research Excellence!


Congratulations to Melissa and the Kendall lab! 

June 2016- Debi’s research article is accepted for publication in Infection and Immunity!


Title: The ETT2-encoded regulator EtrB modulates enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli virulence gene expression

February 2016- CJ’s research featured in UVA daily!


Check this article describing CJ's findings on how Salmonella uses ethanolamine as a GPS system during infection.

February 2016- Debi’s review article is published on line!


The article "Commensal 'trail of bread crumbs' provide pathogens with a map to the intestinal landscape" is published in Current Opinion in Microbiology. Great work, Debi! Check it out here.

November, 2015 Ethanolamine signaling promotes Salmonella niche recognition


CJ Anderson's paper entitled, "Ethanolamine signaling promotes Salmonella niche recognition and adaptation during infection", has been published in PLoS Pathogens. Check out the article here!

September 2015- Beth and Debi present at VTEC


Debi Luzader and Beth McKenney present their research at the 9th Triennial International Symposium on Shiga Toxin (Verocytotoxin)-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) meeting in Boston, MA.

June, 2015 – Congratulations on passing the Qualifying Exams


Beth McKenney and CJ Anderson pass their qualifying exams- great job!

May, 2015 – Mary Finkelstein Student Travel Award!


CJ receives the Richard and Mary Finkelstein Student Travel Award to present his research at the American Society for Microbiology General Meeting! Great job, CJ!