In collaboration with the J. Craig Ventor Institute, biology professor Slava Epstein will study the roles of microbial species in model bacterial communities of Northern Greenland.
Biology professor Slava Epstein proposes a new theory to explain why some bacteria are so hard to grow in the lab.
National Institutes of Health awards $1 million challenge grant to grow and study microorganisms causing oral disease
(with Steven D Brown, Anthony V Palumbo, Nicolai Panikov, Thilini Ariyawansa, Dawn M Klingeman, Courtney M Johnson, Miriam L Land, and Sagar M Utturkar) International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology (2012).
(with Maria V Sizova, Paul Muller, Nicolai Panikov, Manolis Mandalakis, Tine Hohmann, Amanda Hazen, William Fowle, Tanya Prozorov, and Dennis A Bazylinski) International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology (2012).
(with Peter Vďačný, William A Bourland, William Orsi and Wilhelm Foissner) Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution (2012).