Research Focus

Research Focus: How the human microbiome affects health and disease

Awards: UW Graduate Opportunities and Minority Achievement Program (GO-MAP) Award Recipient

Publications:

Sichel, S., Rolig, A., Burns, A.R., Guillemin, K., Discovery of vertically transmitted Mycoplasma species that cause intestinal inflammation in zebrafish. In preparation.

Burns, A.R., Watral, V., Sichel, S., Sharpton, T., Guillemin, K., Kent, M. Transmission of a common gastrointestinal neoplasm in zebrafish by co-habituation. Journal of fish diseases. 2017;1–11.

Melancon, E., S. Gomez De La Torre Canny, S. Sichel, M. Kelly, T. J. Wiles, J. F. Rawls, J. S. Eisen, and K. Guillemin. 2016. Best Practices for Germ-free Derivation and Gnotobiotic Zebrafish Husbandry. In H. W. Detrich, M. Westerfield, and L. Zon (ed.), The Zebrafish: Disease Models and Chemical Screens Fourth Edition, Elsevier Inc.