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Speaker at  and Expo on Applied Microbiology 2023 - Michaela Hostetler
Michaela Hostetler
The Ohio State University, United States


Michaela is a second-year graduate student at The Ohio State University pursuing a PhD in Geomicrobiology. She received her B.S. in Environmental Science from The Ohio State University in 2021. Michaela studies magnetotactic bacteria, which biomineralize magnetite nanoparticles from metal nanoparticles, how the proteins within the magnetosome function and contribute to magnetite growth within the organism, and how these proteins are preserved in magnetofossils for biomarker identification.