2020 Murdock Presenters

The 2020 conference was held virtually Nov. 6-7, 2020, and co-hosted by Reed College. Due to the online format of the conference, participating institutions were limited to three student poster presenters. Congratulations to the following students, who represented SPU!

Colton Smith. Influence of the pig-tailed macaque vaginal microbiome on susceptibility to Mycoplasma genitalium infection. Research advisor: Dr. Gwen Wood, University of Washington.

Suzanne Stafford. Mycoplasma genitalium evades antibody binding by slowing antigen association kinetics.. Research advisor: Dr. Ben McFarlnd, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

Angie Vazquez. Murine Herpesvirus 68 (MHV-68) Infected Cells Require Glutamine for Effective Viral Production Research advisor: Dr. Tracie Delgado. Dept. of Biology.