Gabriel Lozano Betancourt

Gabriel Lozano Betancourt
Understanding molecular mechanisms that underpin microbe-microbe interactions within microbial communities.

Years at WID

2017 - present

Education

  • B.Eng., Chemical Engineering, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia
  • B.S., Microbiology, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia
  • M.S., Biological Sciences, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia
  • M.S., Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, Yale University
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, Yale University

Research Description

Gabriel Lozano Betancourt is a senior graduate student interested in understanding the molecular mechanisms that underpin microbe-microbe interactions within microbial communities.

Selected Publications

  • Draft Genome Sequence of Flavobacterium johnsoniae CI04, an Isolate from the Soybean Rhizosphere. Bravo JI, Lozano GL, Handelsman J. Genome Announc. 2017 Jan 26;5(4). pii: e01535-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01535-16.    
  • Draft Genome Sequence of Biocontrol Agent Bacillus cereus UW85 (2016) Lozano GL, Holt J, Ravel J, Rasko DA, Thomas MG, Handelsman J. Genome Announc. Sep 1;4(5). pii: e00910-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00910-16. 
  • Genomic and Secondary Metabolite Analyses of Streptomyces sp. 2AW Provide Insight into the Evolution of the Cycloheximide Pathway (2016) Stulberg ER*, Lozano GL*, Morin JB, Park H, Baraban EG, Mlot C, Heffelfinger C, Phillips GM, Rush JS, Phillips AJ, Broderick NA, Thomas MG, Stabb EV, Handelsman J. Front Microbiol. 2016 May 3;7:573. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00573.