About Us

Dr. Jaiyanth Daniel

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Associate Professor

  • Office: Science Building 380
  • Phone: 260-481-5703
  • E-mail: danielj@pfw.edu
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  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India, 1994, M.S. 
  • Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 2001, Ph.D.

Research Interests

Dr. Daniel studies the genes involved in antibiotic resistance and fatty acid transport in nontuberculous mycobacteria that are an emerging cause of respiratory and surgical-site infections in humans. Current interests include: molecular microbiology of mycobacteria, fatty acid transport, lipid biochemistry and antibiotic tolerance.