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Sang-Jin Suh
Biological Sciences
Associate Professor

Research Areas:

Office: 315 Rouse Life Sciences Bldg.

101 Rouse Life Sciences Bldg.
Auburn University, AL 36849

Phone: (334) 844-1666
Fax: (334) 844-1645



A.B. Honors - University of Chicago
M.S. - University of Wisconsin
Ph.D. - University of Wisconsin
Postdoc - University of Wisconsin and University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center (Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Postdoc)
Postdoc - Medical College of Virginia (CFF Postdoc and NIH Postdoc Trainee)

Research and Teaching Interests

Bacterial stress response, bacteriophage biology and bacterial pathogenesis.

Selected Publications

  1. Silo-Suh, L. A., Suh, S. J., Ohman, D. E., Wozniak, D. J., & Pridgeon, J. W. (2015). Complete genome sequence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa mucoid strain FRD1, isolated from a cystic fibrosis patient. Genome Announcements3(2), e00153-15.
  2. Aly, S. A., Boothe, D. M., & Suh, S. J. (2015). A novel alanine to serine substitution mutation in SoxS induces overexpression of efflux pumps and contributes to multidrug resistance in clinical Escherichia coli isolates. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, dkv105.
  3. Dai, J., Suh, S. J., Hamon, M., & Hong, J. W. (2015). Determination of antibiotic EC50 using a zeroflow microfluidic chip based growth phenotype assay. Biotechnology Journal10(11), 1783-1791.
  4. Prakash, D., Wu, Y., Suh, S. J., & Duin, E. C. (2014). Elucidating the process of activation of methyl-coenzyme M reductase. Journal of Bacteriology196(13), 2491-2498.
  5. Aly, S. A., Debavalya, N., Suh, S. J., Oryazabal, O. A., & Boothe, D. M. (2012). Molecular mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance in fecal Escherichia coli of healthy dogs after enrofloxacin or amoxicillin administration. Canadian Journal ofMicrobiology58(11), 1288-1294.
  6. Hagins, J. M., Scoffield, J. A., Suh, S. J., & Silo-Suh, L. (2010). Influence of RpoN on isocitrate lyase activity in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Microbiology156(4), 1201-1210.
  7. Schaber, J.A., Triffo, W.J., Suh, S.J., Oliver, J.W., Hastert, M.C., Griswold, J.A., Auer, M., Hamood, A.N. and Rumbaugh, K.P., 2007. Pseudomonas aeruginosa forms biofilms in acute infection independent of cell-to-cell signaling. Infection andImmunity75(8), pp.3715-3721.
  8. Silo-Suh L. A., Suh S.-J., Phibbs P. V, Ohman D. E. 2005. Adaptations of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to the cystic fibrosis lung environment can include deregulation of zwf, encoding glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase. J. Bacteriol. 187:7561-7568.
  9. Chen C. C., Riadi L., Suh S.-J., Ohman D. E., Ju L. K. 2005. Degradation and synthesis kinetics of quorum-sensing autoinducer in Pseudomonas aeruginosa cultivation. J. Biotechnol. 117:1-10. 
  10. Suh S.-J., Silo-Suh L. A., Ohman D. E. 2004. Development of tools for the genetic manipulation of Pseudomonas aeruginosaJ. Microbiol. Methods 58:203-212. 


Undergraduate Graduate
Bacterial Genetics - BIOL4970
Microbial Physiology - BIOL5210
Biology of Pathogens - BIOL7970

Last updated: 06/26/2016