Cameron Welty-Lopez

Cameron Welty-Lopez
330 North Orchard Street
Madison WI 53715

Testing different conditions for their impact on a microbial community

Years at WID

2018 - present


Cameron Welty-Lopez was raised in New York, Georgia, and Wisconsin. He has traveled across the US and once had a 10 month journey through parts of China and Japan


  • A.A., Graphic Design and Illustration, Madison College
  • pursuing Molecular Biology degree at UW–Madison

Research Description

Creating a transposon library testing genetic mutants in order to identify mechanisms for interdependent community phenotypes. Model for this soil bacterial community consists of Bacillus cereus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Flavobacterium johnsoniae.