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ETHAN RUNDELL, Yale Graduate Student, Microbiology

Major: Microbiology

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: G

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Ethan is a graduate student in microbiology at Yale University, where he studies antibiotic resistance using genetic strategies. He first became interested in bacterial biology while in college at Vassar College, where he studied the diversity and composition of bacterial communities living in sediments. Ethan is interested in a career involving both research and scientific education.

Past Classes

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E3069: Bacteria: Friends and Foes in Sprout Spring 18 (Feb. 17 - Mar. 03, 2018)
Bacteria inside our bodies help us digest our food every day, while other types of bacteria can cause dangerous or even life-threatening infections. In this class, learn more about what bacteria are, the complex ways in which they impact human health, and challenges that scientists and doctors face in studying bacteria and controlling bacterial infections.