Gabriela Sycz, PhD

Wright Lab
426 Bridgeside Point II 450 Technology Dr
412-383-0028 (lab)
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Biomedical Informatics

PhD in Biological Chemistry – Molecular Microbiology @ University of Buenos Aires
B.S. & M.S. in Biological Sciences @ University of Buenos Aires

Gabriela (Gaby) is a postdoc characterizing novel biosynthetic gene clusters in naturally antibiotic producing bacteria. She is using genetic manipulations to elicit antibiotic production and mass spectrometry to identify new antibiotics. Her main goal is to find ways to fight the problem of bacterial antibiotic resistance.