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North Carolina State University

Four letter SEA-PHAGES code: NCSU

Location: Raleigh, NC USA

Website: http://www.ncsu.edu/

Joined SEA-PHAGES: Cohort 2 (started in 2009)

Buddy school: University of California, San Diego

Term type: None

Total SEA-PHAGES sections taught: 5

Total SEA-PHAGES students: 77

SEA-PHAGES Faculty

Primary Faculty Contact

eric_miller@ncsu.edu

919-513-1368

North Carolina State University

Professor

Plant & Microbial Biology

Other Faculty Members

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Academic Terms

Fall 2017

Start: Aug 16, 2017, End: Dec 13, 2017

Combined phage discovery - phage genomics lab course for first year students. Many life science students, with others in engineering, exploratory studies, etc. Course is taught in the well-equipped Biotechnology Program teaching facility. This year enrollment is 16 students in the one lab section meeting twice per week for 3 hours maximum. The host is Paenibacillus larvae.

Sections in this Term

Fall 2016

Start: Aug 18, 2016, End: Dec 01, 2016

NC State offers phage hunters as a one semester "Phage Discovery" course - phage isolation, genome sequencing and genome annotation - in one fall semester. One faculty member and one TA deliver the course through the NCSU Biotechnology Program. Primary literature is reviewed, oral presentations are made, and an optional opportunity to present at the spring Undergraduate Research Symposium is provided. And it's all fun!

Sections in this Term

Fall 2015

Start: Aug 20, 2015, End: Dec 10, 2015

Sections in this Term

Spring 2015

Start: Jan 07, 2015, End: May 07, 2015

BIT(MB) 211 Phage Genomics

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Fall semester 2014

Start: Aug 19, 2014, End: Dec 10, 2014

BIT(MB) 210 Phage Hunters

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Institution Addresses

Current Mailing Address

Eric Miller

North Carolina State University

Department of Plant & Microbial Biology

Box 7615

Thomas Hall 4510

Raleigh, NC 27695

USA

Current Shipping Address

Eric Miller

North Carolina State University

Department of Plant & Microbial Biology

Box 7615

Thomas Hall 4510

Raleigh, NC 27695

USA

Current Events

Install software for Bioinformatics Workshop and Semester

November 1, 2017 to December 1, 2017

Upcoming Events

Submit DNA Samples [Semester Schools]

November 21, 2017

Submit Lysates for Archiving

November 21, 2017 to December 15, 2017

Bionformatics Workshop

December 8, 2017 to December 12, 2017

Recent Events

Phall Phage Phair

November 17, 2017

Forum Activity

cdshaffer posted in glycosylase or N-glycosidase

beckiebortz posted in FIC family protein

Viknesh Sivanathan posted in Bacteriophage Microbiologist Position

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