2020 Award: 2020 AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship

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2020 Award: 2020 AHA Postdoctoral Fellowship
Date: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

 

Ruvini Pathirana, PhD
Mentor:
David Kadosh, PhD
Department: Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics

The project is titled “Translational Regulation of Candida albicans Biofilm Formation and Pathogenicity” and the goal is to identify components of C. albicans translational regulatory mechanisms that are could serve as potential targets for the development of new classes of antifungals to treat heart patients with fungal endocarditis and/or catheter-associated candidemia, thus improving patient outcomes.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - 00:00