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Focus Carolina: Bo Li

This week Focus On: Dr. Bo Li who focuses on bacteria and antibiotics that can be used to treat infectious diseases

Bo Li poses for a photo
Bo Li

As assistant professor of chemistry in the College of Arts & Sciences, Bo Li and the scientists in her lab are trying to unlock the hidden chemistry of bacteria for use in new antibiotics. Her research uses genomic-guided techniques to identify possible therapeutic properties of bacteria, which could lead to new treatments for infectious diseases such as staph infections and respiratory infections.

 

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