Grantee Publication Highlight 

February 29, 2016

2015 HFHL Graduate and Professional Student research Grantee: Pajau Vangay, Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology Ph.D Program | Antibiotics, pediatric dysbiosis, and disease | Cell Host & Microbe (2015)

pajau_vangayLast spring, the University of Minnesota Discover News highlighted Vangay's study, “Antibiotics, Pediatric Dysbiosis, and Disease”, which was recently published in the scientific journal Cell Host & Microbe. The journal article may lead to new recommendations for antibiotic usage in children, as well as the development of new clinical tests.  Pajau Vangay and her co-authors synthesized current knowledge which revealed that the gut’s microbiome response to antibiotics may be linked to adult disease phenotypes. To see the full journal article, click here.

Vangay was also featured on the U of M Driven to Discover site, "To Solve a Health Paradox for Millions: Pajau Vangay aims to reduce health disparities in U.S. immigrant communities".