Tag: Sandra Arias

  • Future in Phage Therapy Against Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria​

    By Sandra Arias, Elizabeth Breckenridge, Bonnie Butter Faculty mentor: Dr. Swati Agrawal Background: The genus Bacillus is a medically importantgenus because several species cause diseaselike cereus and anthracis, that involves several specieswithin it. We chose B. thuringiensis, a nonpathogenic species of Bacillus, as our host as it isvery abundant in the environment and therefore it…