Research Groups

The Department has strong research in human microbiome and the immune system and their influence on human health – such as warding off infection, cancers, and autoimmune diseases..


Each M&I faculty member have specific research areas. Check out who they are and read more about their incredible, life-changing work!

Bacterial Physiology
Cancer Therapy
Microbial Ecology, Diversity & Geochemistry
Antibiotic Resistance & Biofilms