Tag: Sarah White

  • Tetracycline Resistance Gene Impacts on Phage Lysis

    By Jay Boudreau, Emily Rosario, Sarah White Faculty Mentor: Dr. Ginny Morriss Abstract Antibiotic resistance has become a global, urgent problem. Tetracycline resistance genes have made appearances in many bacterial strains through horizontal gene transfer and have made resistance in Bacillus cereus and other bacteria skyrocket. Phage Therapy has emerged as a possible treatment. However,…