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Student Summer undergraduate Research Fellowship (SSuRF)
Matthew Wandishion

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MATTHEW WANDISHION '22

MAJOR: BIOLOGY

FACULTY MENTOR: PROFESSOR MAO-LUN WENG

Analyzing Gut Microbiome Composition in Canines Afflicted with Acute Moist Dermatitis

Identified and analyzed the bacterial gut microbiome composition in Golden Retrievers afflicted with hot spots to healthy dogs. Used nanopore sequencing and bioinformatics software to look at the relationship of bacterial composition to the skin condition.