Glenn J. Merkel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

B.S. Biology: Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA

Ph.D. Microbiology (minor Toxicology): North Carolina State University,

Raleigh, NC

Interaction of Cryptococcus neoformans with lung epithelial cells

Immune response to novel secreted antigens from Cryptococcus neoformans

The interaction of Staphylococcus aureus and epidermidis with human


The epidemiology of parasitic infections in children in developing countries

Course Director for Medical Microbiology and Immunology

Course Director for General Pathology and Systemic Pathology

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