Recent News

-Professor Patricia Johnson elected to the National Academy of Sciences

-15% of MIMG graduates (20 students total) elected to prestigious academic honors society Phi Beta Kappa. On average, only about 5% of graduating students are elected. Way to go MIMG grads!

Scientists identify a key gene in the transmission of deadly African sleeping sickness

Selected Publications

-More than 50 undergraduate authors from the MIMG Research Immersion in Virology curriculum recently published a peer-reviewed article announcing the fully annotated genomes of six novel bacteriophages they isolated on Mycobacterium smegmatis. See the full publication here.