Yohannes Mehari
Department of Biological Sciences

Office: 349 Funchess Hall

Address: 101 Life Sciences Bldg.
Auburn University, AL 36849

Phone: (334) 844-1667

Fax: (334) 844-1645

Email: ytm0001@auburn.edu

Ph.D. - Middle Tennessee State University
B.Sc. - University of Asmara, Asmara Eritrea

Research and Teaching Interests

General Microbiology, Intranuclear bacteria, Intracellular bacteria, Bacterial pathogenesis, Molecular Mycology, Immunology.

Selected Publications

  1. Yohannes T. Mehari, Brock A. Arivett, Anthony L. Farone, John H. Gunderson, Mary B. Farone. 2016. Draft Genome Sequences of Two Novel Amoeba-resistant Intranuclear Bacteria, ‘Candidatus Berkiella aquae’ and ‘Candidatus Berkiella cookevillensis’. Genome Announc.

  2. Yohannes T. Mehari, B. Jason Hayes Katherine S. Redding Parvadha V. G. Mariappan, John H. Gunderson, Anthony L. Farone, Mary B. Farone. 2016. Description of ‘Candidatus Berkiella aquae’ and ‘Candidatus Berkiella cookevillensis’, two intranuclear bacteria of freshwater amoebae Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol.


Undergraduate Graduate
General Microbiology – BIOL3200

Last updated: 10/05/2021