People

Principal investigator

Peter J. Turnbaugh
Assistant Professor
Dept of Microbiology & Immunology

Postdoc

Renuka Nayak
"Dr. Microbiome"
CTSI Fellow Molecular Medicine

Postdoc

Peter Spanogiannopoulos
"The Microbe Whisperer"
CIHR Fellow

Postdoc

Elizabeth Bess
"Chemical Wizard"
LSRF-HHMI Fellow

Postdoc

Jordan Bisanz
"Genome Bro"
NSERC Fellow

Postdoc

Kathy Lam
"Phage Pro"
CIHR Fellow

Graduate Student

Qi Yan Ang
"The Fattener"
BMS A*STAR

Graduate Student

Paola Soto Perez
"Captain of CRISPRs"
Tetrad Graduate Student

 

Graduate Student

Veronica Escalante
"The dissolver"
Tetrad student

 

Gnotobiotics Director

Jessie Turnbaugh
"Head mouse master"

Gnotobiotic Tech

Kimberly Ly
"The fixer"
Gnotobiotic mouse technician

Allstar Lab Manager

Daryll Gempis
"The cleaner"
415-476-2246

Administrative Assistant

Ernesto Valencia
"The useful one"
415-476-1310