University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
College of ACES
ACES Animal Sciences
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Faculty in Microbiology

The microbiology program provides a strong foundation and training in basic and applied microbiology, biochemistry, molecular genetics, ecology, genomics, and physiology and metabolism of anaerobic microorganisms. Multidisciplinary research in this field seeks to understand the interplay between microorganisms and the host. These results will have profound implications on human and animal health alike.