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Marie Yeung

Marie Yeung



  • B.S. in Biology -- The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • M.S. in Dairy Science -- California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Lab Research

Marie was a graduate student in the lab from 1999 until 2004. The goals of Marie's research projects were to develop rapid identification of pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus with serotype O3:K6, and to differentiate pathogenic and non-pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus. She then worked on assay development using gene-based and tissue culture approaches. The title of her dissertation was: “Comparative characterization of Vibrio parahaemolyticus and molecular detection of the pandemic O3:K6 clone”. View key publications from Marie’s time in the lab.

Current Position

After her work here, she became Assistant Professor of Dairy Science at San Luis Obispo.