Tales from the Underground: Searching for Treatments for White Nose Syndrome in Bats
February 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
White Nose Syndrome (WNS) is a devastating fungal disease of hibernating bats in North America. Christine Salomon, assistant professor at the Center for Drug Design at University of Minnesota, will share the latest discoveries on the chemistry of antifungal bacterial and fungi, and some insights into the life history of the unusual and deadly fungal pathogen, Pseudogymnoascus destructans. Free and open to the public.