Kelly, Patrick

Patrick Kelly


Mentor: Mary E. Wilson, MD

Undergraduate Institution: Michigan State University

Year Entered Into Program: 2011-2012


  • Microbiology

Research Description

Bioinformatics of the interaction between leishmania parasites and the sand fly vector midgut microbiota and the virulence of disease in Leishmaniasis, and proteomic profiling of leishmania exosomes and their influence on protective immunity.


Hamer GL, Kelly PH, Focks DA, Goldberg TL, Walkers ED. "Evaluation of a novel emergence trap to study Culex mosquitoes in urban catch basins." J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2011 Jun;27(2):142-7.