- About the Lab
Ms. Suphan Bakkal is now a doctor! Suphan defended her thesis, entitled "The role of bacteriocins in mediating interactions of bacterial isolates from cystic fibrosis patients" on December 3rd, 2010. Her thesis has resulted in one publication so far (http://mic.sgmjournals.org/cgi/content/full/156/7/2058?view=long&pmid=20...). Dr. Bakkal is spending the spring teaching a course for the Biology Department BIO105H-Biology of Social issues and continuing her work on developing novel drugs for use in CF lung infections.