College of Biological Sciences
The Knight computational microbiology lab develops methods that bring precision medicine to the microbiome. They apply those methods to find patterns in microbial communities that predict and diagnose human diseases, and use those patterns to develop novel therapeutics and diagnostics.
This work has been featured on the MSI website:
- November 2019: Substituting Probiotics for Antibiotics in Poultry
- September 2015: Changes in the Human Gut Microbiome Caused by Colorectal Cancer
- April 2015: The Fungal Microbiome in Infants