Ohio University

Erin Murphy, PhD

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Associate Chair, Biomedical Sciences; Associate Professor of Bacteriology
Life Sciences Building 235, Athens Campus

Education:

  • Microbiology (PhD), State University of New York at Buffalo, 2002
  • Biology (BS), State University of New York at Geneseo, 1997

Expertise:

  • Bacteriology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Gene Regulation
  • RNA Thermometer (RNAT)
  • Shigella
  • Staphylococcus aureus
  • Microbiology
  • Small RNA (sRNA)

Summary of Work:

Our research focuses on understanding how disease-causing bacteria regulate gene expression in response to specific environmental conditions encountered within the infected host. Focus is placed on the study of RNA-mediated gene regulation that impact the ability of bacteria to survive within the host and cause disease.

Links:

View My Work in Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5716-4829

View My Work in the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/1tCJrmvSX3S5F/bibliography/public/