Microbiology is a prominent and comprehensive discipline that is fundamental to the life sciences and has tremendous influence and potential in many scientific fields. Microbiology research at KU includes infectious diseases and immune responses, alternative methods for energy production and waste recycling, and new drug development - among many other areas. In addition to gaining a thorough understanding of Microbiology, graduate research in this discipline provides experiences in other disciplines ranging from Biochemistry to Cell Biology to Genetics.
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Structural and functional analysis of enzymes associated with iron uptake.