Joan L. Slonczewski

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Professor of Biology, Kenyon College
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Bacteria Lab Kenyon

First-years First: Join our Research Team

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Kenyon microbiologists discover how to reverse bacterial drug resistance.
Apply now, if you're starting Kenyon this fall!
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Rainbow Lab

Research Students and Alumni

Rainbow Lab

Research in Bacteria Lab:

Evolution in stomach acid
Aspirin decreases drug resistance
Bacterial neurotransmitters control your brain
Drug resistance genes in rivers and ponds
COVID epidemiology in wastewater

E. coli colony growing at pH 6.0 with GFP fluorescence
E. coli colony

Rainbow Lab

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Flag map USA

Rainbow Lab

Tour an orbital space habitat: Frontera 3D.

Microbiology: An Evolving Science 4E The Highest Frontier


Health Advice for Students

Science Fiction

Community service

Parents, John and Esther

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