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Flavia Costa of the Escalante lab is the recipient of the 2018 Dr. Juergen Wiegel Award.  The Dr. Juergen Wiegel Graduate Award in Microbiology was established by Dr.

Congratulations to Microbiology PhD Candidate Elizabeth McMillan of the Frye Lab for publishing her paper in Frontiers in Microbiology! Click here to read the entire paper.


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