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Melissa M. Kendall

Associate Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Microbiology
Office location and address
1340 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
PhD, Portland State University
sRNAs in EHEC virulence
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
May 20, 2021 – April 30, 2023
RNA helicases in bacterial pathogenesis
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
March 01, 2021 – February 28, 2023
Roles of Archaea in infectious disease
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
May 24, 2019 – April 30, 2021
MD-MICR-MMK Ethanolamine Signaling in Virulence Gene Regulation and Host/Microbial Interactions
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
May 11, 2015 – April 30, 2020
Mechanisms involved in Salmonella immune evasion
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
January 09, 2018 – December 31, 2019
MICR 8401: Microbial Pathogenesis
Credits: 2
The class provides a comprehensive study of pathogenic microbes and their unique and conserved mechanisms of virulence. Prerequisite: Core Course and Molecular Principles of Bacteriology and Virology
BIMS 8993: Non-topical Research: Visiting Research Graduate Traineeship Program
Credits: 1–12
This course is for visiting research students participating in the BIMS Visiting Research Graduate Trianeeship Program (VRGTP). Students in this course are dual enrolled in their home institution and will participate in research for a minimum of 4 semesters. The research will assist them in completing their degree at their home institution. Non-degree students.
MICR 9995: Research in Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Credits: 1–12
Research in microbiological related disciplines, e.g. cancer, immunology, bacteriology, virology, infectious diseases, cell signaling, nuclear transport, host-pathogen interactions, gene expression, etc.
MICR 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.