Knight - Current Lab Members

Dennis Lanning, PhD

Dennis Lanning, PhD

Research Assistant Professor 

The role of intestinal microbiota in B cell selection and somatic diversification of the rabbit primary antibody repertoire

Mae Kingzette

Mae Kingzette

Lab Manager

Purification and structure analysis of exopolysaccharide (EPS) of Bacillus subtilis

Pi Chen Yam

Pi Chen Yam

Research Specialist

Function of tolerogenic dendritic cells induced by EPS

Won Paik

Won Paik

MD/PhD Graduate Student

Mechanism of probiotic protection from disease caused by S. aureus infection

Periannan Sethupathi, MD

Periannan Sethupathi, MD

Small animal surgery expert

The role of intestinal bacterial in promoting GALT development

Ameera Bukhari

Ameera Bukhari

PhD Graduate Student

B cells in human GALT

Knight - Alumni Lab Members

Domenick Kennedy

Domenick Kennedy

Graduate Student

Adipocytes and the Arrest of B lymphopoiesis 

Sara Jones

Sara Jones

Research Associate

Commensal Bacteria and Intestinal Health

Ute Osmers

Ute Osmers

Research Associate

Changes of the bonemarrow environment with age and its influence on B lymphopoiesis

Mallory Paynich

Mallory Paynich

Graduate Student

Mechanisms by which commensal bacteria promote intestinal homeostasis