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Peter Lipke


Location: 505 Ingersoll Hall Extension
Phone: 718.951.5000 x1949
Fax: 718.951.4659
Email:   Peter Lipke's Web site

Peter Lipke is a microbiologist interested in the surface of fungi. Specifically, his group studies how protein amyloids affect adhesion of the fungi, the host response to colonization by fungi, and whether amyloid-targeted drugs can be developed as antifungals. His interests also include science education, minority opportunities in science, mentoring and student development. He has authored 100 papers and several patent applications, and has been elected to the American Academy of Microbiology and as a Fellow of the AAAS. He also play trumpet in the College Jazz Band.

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