Doug Mashek and his team are working to investigate the role of beneficial gut bacteria in treating diabetes.
Pam is an Associate Professor in the Department of Food Science and Nutrition, and has recently recieved various awards and grants for her outstanding teaching and research initiatives. Congratulations, Pam!
Our undergraduate team members (Bria Abeles-Allison, Claire Burrington, and Zen Zi Wong ) took 1st place in Milk out of 12 teams! A 1st place win has not occurred at nationals for the U of MN since Dave Smith coached the team in 1994.
David Baumler has developed a new strain of chili pepper which will become the official chili pepper of the University of Minnesota. The Golden Gopher pepper changes from maroon to gold as it ripens.