Liza Rassadkina Receives F31 Award

Congratulations to Liza Rassadkina, a graduate student in the Rawls Lab, on her new NIAID F31 NRSA Fellowship! Her project ("Genetic analysis of competition dependent fitness determinants in the human gut bacterium Phocaeicola vulgatus") seeks to uncover genes and metabolic pathways used by commensal bacteria to successfully colonize and compete within the gut.