Molecular Biology and Microbiology Research Labs

The Department of Microbiology is home to fourteen research labs focusing on the interaction of pathogens with their hosts. Learn about the exciting research that is underway.

Yersinia microcolony in the spleen

The Ralph Isberg Lab

Intracellular bacterial growth in mammalian tissues

biofilm with Candida and Clostridium

The Carol Kumamoto Lab

Candida - host interaction

lung tissue infected with Strep

The John Leong Lab

Bacteria and host cell interaction