Vanessa Revindran -- Brief Bio

 
Postdoctoral researcher Vanessa Revindran, from Deputy Director Isaac Cann's group, has done extensive research on the expression of heterologous genes in two model filamentous fungi, Neurospora crassa and Aspergillus nidulans. and project reviews take place. 
 
Dr. Revindran received her PhD from Western Michigan University and joined the EBI shortly thereafter. The Cann team at Illinois is working on the discovery and characterization of genes and the corresponding enzymes that catalyze efficient conversion of cellulose to sugars.