James DuBose


Biography:

James (Gabe) DuBose received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Central Arkansas. Here, he did undergraduate thesis research under Dr. Tammy Haselkorn, where he studied the symbiotic relationships between the social amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum and it's microbiome, Paraburkholderia symbionts, and Chlamydiae symbionts. 
Through his undergraduate research experience, Gabe got interested in bioinformatics, and decided to pursue an MS in Bioinformatics before continuing into a biology focused PhD program. At Georgia Tech, Gabe is working in the lab of Dr. Kostas Konstantinidis, where he is using metatranscriptomic and metaproteomic approaches to study the physiology of dehalogenating bacteria, as it relates to their use in bioremediation. ‪