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hilaryedema

Hilary Edema

MSc student

Research advisor: Professor Mikhail Gelfand

Program entry year: 2018

Previous education: Studied Molecular Biology and biotechnology from Makerere University (2016-2018), Uganda. Studied Agricultural Sciences from Gulu University (2012-2016), Uganda. Worked as a research technician at Gulu University Biosciences Research Laboratories, Gulu University Uganda (2016-2018).

Research project: Comparative genomic analysis of lignin degradation and Transcriptional regulation in Streptomyces bacteria

Research interests: Bio-remediation, Bacterial genome mining for useful products and Aromatic metabolism in bacteria

Industry Immersion:

Company: EFKO Group of companies, Innovation center in Biruch

Project: Generation of Kluyveromyces lactis Pmr1 gene knockout strains for increased production and secretion of chymosin protein for cheese production

Publications:

1. Brent Kalish, Jianhou Zhang, Hilary Edema, James Luong, Jenna Roper, Chad Beaudette, Richard Echodu, and Hideaki Tsutsui (2019). Distance and Microsphere Aggregation-Based DNA Detection in a Paper-Based Microfluidic Device. SLAS Technology. https://doi.org/10.1177/24726303198876

2. Echodu, R., Edema, H., Malinga, G.M., Hendy, A., Colebunders, R., Moriku, J.K., Ovuga, E., Geert, H. (2018). Is nodding syndrome in northern Uganda linked to consumption of mycotoxin contaminated food grains?, BMC Research Notes, 11:678. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-018-3774-y

3. Emmanuel Achol, Stephen Ochaya, Geoffrey M. Malinga, Hillary Edema & Richard Echodu (2019). High prevalence of Pfmdr-1 N86 and D1246 genotypes detected among febrile malaria outpatients attending Lira Regional Referral Hospital, Northern Uganda. BMC Res Notes 12,235 (2019) doi:10.1186/s13104-019-4269-1

4. Wokorach Godfrey, Hilary Edema, Dennis Muhanguzi & Echodu Richard (2018). Prevalence of sweetpotato viruses in Acholi sub-region, northern Uganda. Current Plant Biology, 17(42-47) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpb.2019.03.001

5. Echodu, R., Edema, H., Wokorach, G., Zawedde, C., Otim, G., Luambano, N., Ateka, E.M., Asiimwe, T. (2018). Farmers’ practices and their knowledge of biotic constraints to sweetpotato production in East Africa, Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmpp.2018.07.004

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Mikhail Gelfand Full Professor, Director of the Center for Molecular and Cellular Biology
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Olga Dontsova Full Professor
konstantinlukyanov
Konstantin Lukyanov Full Professor
evgenynikolaev
Evgeny Nikolaev Full Professor, Head of the Laboratory of mass-spectroscopy
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Konstantin Severinov Full Professor, Head of the Laboratory of metagenome analysis
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Ekaterina Khrameeva Assistant Professor
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Maria Sokolova Assistant Professor,

PhD Graduate 2018

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Petr Popov Assistant Professor
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Yury Kostyukevich Assistant Professor
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PhD Graduate 2017

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PhD Graduate 2017

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MSc student graduate 2019

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Anna Litvin PhD student
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Anna Rybina PhD student, MSc student graduate 2020
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Anton Karelin PhD student
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MSc graduate 2018

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Asia Mendelevich PhD student
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MSc graduate 2019

 

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Dmitrii Smirnov PhD student,

Joint PhD Programm with ​Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

 

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Dmitry Senko PhD Student
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Eldar Yagmurov PhD student,

MSc graduate 2019

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Elena Kurilovich PhD student,

MSc graduate 2018

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Elena Sokolinskaya PhD student
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Elizaveta Grigorashvili PhD student, MSc student graduate 2020
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Evgeniia Alekseeva PhD student,

MSc graduate 2018

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Ilia Buianov PhD student, MSc student graduate 2021
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Julia Gordeeva PhD student,

MSc graduate 2018

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Karyna Karneyeva PhD student,

MSc graduate 2019

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Mariia Shepeliuk PhD student
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Mariia Ustiuzhanina PhD student
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Mariia Vlasenok PhD student,

MSc graduate 2019

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Marina Pak PhD student,

MSc graduate 2020

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Matvei Kolesnik PhD student,

MSc student graduate 2019

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Mikhail Moldovan PhD student
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Natalia Nikitchina PhD student,

Joint PhD Program with The University of Strasbourg

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Nikita Shepelev PhD student
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Nikolai Bykov PhD student
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Noemi Marco PhD student
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Sofia Kamalyan PhD student, MSc student graduate 2019
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Tatiana Simonyan PhD student
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Tinashe Prince Maviza PhD student,

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Valeriia Kriukova PhD student, MSc student graduate 2020
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MSc graduate 2018

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Victoria Kobets PhD student
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Yawar Habib PhD student
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Yuliya Sarana PhD student,

MSc student graduate 2019

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Zlata Besedovskaia PhD student
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Aleksandra Bugakova MS student,

 

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Kirill Ulianov MS student
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Kseniia Lupyr MS student
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Lidiia Rumiantseva MS student
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Margarita Sidorova MS student
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Maria Minkevich MS student
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MSc student

 

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Timothy Torokhov MS student
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Vasilisa Kovaliova MS student
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