MIMG Students Present Research Papers at International Meeting

Christina Savage and Will Arnold, MIMG doctoral students, have been
invited to present results of their research in Vienna, Austria, at the
International Conference on Lyme Borreliosis. Ms. Savage will give a talk
on her studies on how the Borrelia burgdorferi SpoVG protein controls
bacterial replication, and Mr. Arnold will present a poster describing his
work on gene regulation by the bacterial master regulator, BpuR. Both are
students in the laboratory of Professor Brian Stevenson, who will also
present an invited talk on the laboratory¹s research. The ICLB is the
world¹s largest conference on Lyme disease and other tick borne
infections, and will be held in Vienna on September 27-30, 2015.