Luis R. Martinez

Project Title
Investigating the antimicrobial effects of compounds on fungal pathogens
Time Commitment
11-15 hours/week
Method
Unpaid with future paid opportunities
Possible Co-Authorship
Yes
College
College of Dentistry
Location of Research
On-Campus
Project Description

We have identified a candidate to treat fungal meningitis caused by Cryptococcus neoformans and would like to characterize it. The student will learn basic microbiology, microscopy, immunological and tissue culture techniques, and antimicrobial development research.

 

Additional Requirements: Hard-worker and very responsible

 

Contact Info

email: LMartinez@dental.ufl.edu

phone:352-273-8135