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Aaron Z Welch, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office:

HM 338

Phone:

305-919-4033 (FIU)

Email:


EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Biology, 2012
Arts and Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Dissertation: TOR and RAS Pathways Regulate Desiccation Tolerance in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Molecular and Cellular Biology

OFFICE HOURS

  • Wednesday from 1:00:00 PM to 5:00:00 PM in HM 228 or HM 338

PUBLICATIONS IN DISCIPLINE

Published or Accepted Refereed Journal Publications


Welch, A., Koshland, D (11/19/13). A simple colony-formation assay in liquid medium, termed ‘tadpoling’, provides a sensitive measure of Saccharomyces cerevisiae culture viability, Yeast. 30 (12) 501-509.

Mehreen Haq, Welch, A., Mehreen Haq, Nelson Gonzalez, Keenan Mintz, Asha Jaja-Chimedza, Christopher De Jesus, Christina Lydon, John Berry (5/2/2016). Teratogenicity of Ochratoxin A and its Presumptive Degradation Product, Ochratoxin-α, in the Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Embryo Model of Vertebrate Development, Toxins. 8 (2) 40.

Submitted Refereed Journal Publications


REFEREED PRESENTATIONS

Welch, A. (2012-2013). A Dry Talk: Desiccation Tolerance in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, HWCOM Distinguished Series Seminar. Miami, Florida, USA, 03/22/2013.

Welch, A. (2013-2014). Selection for Strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae with enhanced Ochratoxin-A degradation capabilities, 2014 Yeast Genetics Meeting. .

Welch, A. (2013-2014). Seleno-Yeast, Rosen Lab Research Group. 09/25/2013.

Welch, A. (2015-2016). Selection for Strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae with enhanced Ochratoxin-A degradation capabilities, USDA-AFRI-NIFA Project Directors Meeting. District of Columbia, USA, 04/08/2015.

Welch, A. (2015-2016). Selection for Strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae with enhanced Ochratoxin-A degradation capabilities, Yeast Research Group, University of Miami. Florida, USA, 06/16/2015.

Stephanie How, Welch, A. (2015-2016). Investigation of p-fluorophenylpyruvate-resistant mutants, Yeast Research Group, University of Miami. Miami, Florida, USA, 12/08/2015.

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