Pena Luis Carlos 274 V2 2

CMIB Degree


Prior Degrees

  • DVM Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2000
  • MSc Animal Health: Veterinary Physiopathology, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2006
  • PhD, CMIB, Michigan State University, Summer 2017, Mentor: Dr. Martha Mulks


Martha Mulks

Research Interests

Microbiome, Infectious diseases, Microbial pathogenesis, Veterinary Pathology. I am currently working on a research project studying the development of tonsilar microbiome in swine from a high health status farm, using 16S rDNA sequencing and Fluorescent In Situ Hibridization (FISH).