Congratulations to Dr. Rafael Saer

The department of Microbiology and Immunology and Dr. John T Beatty would like to congratulate Rafael as he successfully defended his thesis titled "Structural and Functional Relationships of the Bacteriopheophytin Environment in Photosynthetic Reaction Center Protein." Rafael has started a postdoc in St.Louis Missouri. He will be using genome editing approaches to investigate energy transfer pathways in photosynthetic green sulfur bacteria.