Matthew Allen-Daniels

Matthew Allen

Matthew Allen-Daniels, post-baccalaureate trainee in the VCU Department of Microbiology and Immunology, received an award in the microbiology research category for his poster presentation titled, “Identification and Characterization of Adhesions, and Other Virulence Factors in Mycoplasma That May Contribute to Pre-Term Birth.” Allen-Daniels’ mentor is Kimberly Jefferson, Ph.D., assistant professor of microbiology and immunology in the VCU School of Medicine. The awards for this category were sponsored by the American Society for Microbiology and New York University School of Medicine, Sackler Institute of Graduate Bio-medical Sciences.