Dr. Emma Allen-Vercoe
Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology
Office: SSC 3252
Lab: SSC 3204
Emma studies how the normal bacteria in our gut affect our health. This includes finding new ways to identify and understand the hundreds of types of bacteria that live inside us. Emma is most interested in how normal gut bacteria can contribute to disease, including inflammatory bowel disease, autism, C. difficile and colorectal cancer.