Serge Ongagna-Yhombi - First prize for best poster presentation

At the recent Seventh Annual Frontiers at the Chemistry-Biology Interface Symposium (FCBIS) held at the University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, Ph.D. candidate Serge Ongagna-Yhombi won first prize for the best poster presentation. His award winning poster characterized for the first time a set of transporters required by the bacterium for survival in high salt conditons.  Serge successfully defended his dissertation in April and will graduate on May 30th.