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EDUCATION:

B.S.Interdisciplinary Studies, Cornell University 2010

WEBSITES

Google Scholar

ResearchGate

Linkedin

Twitter: @M_G_Thompson

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email mitchell.thompson@berkeley.edu
Phone 305-323-8426
Office 4510AE
Bench 4550 – 55
Address

Current Research

I currently study the genetics and genomics of Streptomyces venezuelae. Utilizing newly developed techniques in mutant fitness profiling and other functional genomics approaches I hope to develop this organism into a better platform for chemical production.

Publications

  • Kirkup BC Jr, Craft DW, Palys T, Black C, Heitkamp R, Li C, Lu Y, Matlock N, McQueary C, Michels A, Peck G, Si Y, Summers AM, Thompson M, and D.V. Zurawski (2012) Traumatic Wound Microbiome Workshop. Microb Ecol. 2012 Oct; 64(3):837-50.

Awards

UC Berkeley SMART Mentor (2016), UC Berkeley

NSF GRFP Honorable Mention (2016), UC Berkeley

NSF GRFP Honorable Mention (2015), UC Berkeley

NEMPET Undergraduate Travel Grant (2008), Cornell University

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Scholar (2007), Cornell University

Hunter R. Rawlings III Presidential Research Scholarship (2007), Cornell University