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Kathryn Elliott

Associate Professor

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Office: Biology Building, Room 128

Lab: Biology Building, Room 235, x2415


  • Genetics
  • Bacterial Pathogenesis
  • Bacterial Genetics
  • Biology Seminar

Research Interests

Using the soil bacterium Acinetobacter baylyi ADP1 as a model organism:

  • Nature and frequency of gene duplication and amplification
  • Evolution and adaptation of gene amplification mutants
  • Regulation of expression of metabolic genes

Degrees Earned

  • B.S., University of Richmond, in Biology and Mathematics
  • Ph.D., University of Michigan, in Microbiology and Immunology