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Recent PhD graduate's research focused on antibiotics targeting drug resistent pathogrens

Haley Ball completed her PhD in Biochemistry_photo2

Haley Ball completed her PhD in Biochemistry. Her research focused on the development of novel antibiotics targeting drug resistant pathogens, such as Malaria and Tuberculosis. This fall, she began studying law at American University and hopes to specialize in intellectual property law.

Watch her explain her work in this video.