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Cody Johnson

Cody Johnson



Advisor : Diane Te Strake



Cody earned a B.S. in Microbiology from the University of South Florida in the spring of 2016. Currently, he is working with Dr. Yu Chen in the USF College of Medicine on structure-based drug design for antibacterial therapeutics. He joined the MS in Microbiology degree program in the fall of 2016, being co-mentored by Dr. Shaw and his undergraduate research advisor Dr. Chen. His projects focus on the S. aureus proteins monofunctional transglycosylase and SecA as novel drug targets.