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Departmental News and Events

The goal of the research is to gain a better understanding of the actions of nitric oxide used by the human immune system as a chemical defense to fight off bacterial infection and how bacteria such as <em>Salmonella</em> can evade these actions.
There is a new addition to the Memphis Zoo family—Kosti the elephant—and she getting to know the zookeepers as well as Animal Behavior and Conservation Fellows from Rhodes College.
Dr. Jonathan Fitz Gerald, associate professor of biology, has been elected to a three-year term on the Primarily Undergraduate Institutions Section Steering Committee of the American Society of Plant Biologists.