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 Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences | Alumni | Jillian Johnson
Jillian Johnson
Dr. Fran Vandolah & Dr Yusuf Hannun

Year Graduated: 2012

Academic/Degrees: BS University of New Hampshire, 2004

Post Doctoral

Thesis: "Aging and Cell Death:  Insights into the Molecular Machinery Regulating Bloom Termination in the Florida Red Tide Dinoflagellate, Karenia Brevis.”

Sebastian S, Dillon ST, Lynch JG, Blalock LT, Balon E, Lee KT, Comstock, L. E., Conlan, J. W., Rubin EJ, Tzianabos, A. O., and Kasper DL (2007). A defined O-antigen polysaccharide mutant of Francisella tularensis live vaccine strain has attenuated virulence while retaining its protective capacity. Infect Immun 75, 2591-2602.

Honors and Awards:
NOAA Oceans and Human Health Pre-doctoral Scholar 2008-2012 

Provost’s Scholarship, MUSC, 2008

AAAS/Science Program for Excellence in Science, MUSC, 2008