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Sunnie Thompson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology

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Contact Information
BBRB 466
(205) 996-7101

Email:  sunnie@uab.edu 


RESEARCH DESCRIPTION: n/a

BIOGRAPHY:

            Dr. Sunnie R. Thompson began her research career in the laboratories of Olin Spivey and Ulrich Melcher in the department of Biochemistry at Oklahoma State University where she completed her undergraduate studies (B.S. with honors). She received her Ph.D. in 1998 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where her graduate advisor and mentor was Marvin Wickens. She moved to California for a postdoctoral fellowship in Peter Sarnow's laboratory at Stanford University where she studied translation initiation of viral internal ribosome entry sites. Dr. Thompson joined the Department of Microbiology at UAB in July 2005. She enjoys running, bicycling, racquetball, tennis and sailing.