Joan L. Slonczewski

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Professor of Biology, Kenyon College
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First Adventure in Research!

Bacteria Lab Summer 2022

Starting in September at Kenyon!

Bacteria Lab FACS Team

Kenyon microbiologists discover how to reverse bacterial drug resistance.
NSF MCB-1923077

Research Students and Alumni

Rainbow Lab

Research in Bacteria Lab:

Drug resistance genes in the Kokosing River
Aspirin metabolites decrease drug resistance
Bacterial neurotransmitters control your brain
Antarctic lakes have drug-resistant bacteria
COVID epidemiology in wastewater

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

Rainbow Lab

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Rainbow Lab

Microbiology: An Evolving Science 5E 


Health Advice for Students

Science Fiction

Community service