Steven Conklin

Steven E. Conklin is originally from Guaynabo, Puerto Rico and graduated from the University of Puerto Rico – Río Piedras Campus in 2013 with a B.S. in Chemistry. Currently, he is a Chemistry Ph.D. candidate working in Katherine J. Franz’s laboratory, which focuses on bioinorganic chemistry.

Current Research Interests

His research interests involve understanding the role and importance of metals in biology, particularly at the host-pathogen interface, and how the immune system exploits metals in response to intruding microorganisms.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

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