kittybiome

Oakland, CA

Holly Ganz studies the microbiome of cats at the University of California, Davis Genome Center. She investigates how bacteria associated with scent marking co-evolved with cats (focusing on domestic cats, European wild cats, lions, leopards, cheetahs and puma). She also studies how diet in captivity affects the gut microbiome of cheetahs. Previously she studied microbes in dogs’ mouths, mosquitoes and plants and she co-discovered a giant virus in a dead zebra. In addition to doting on her two...

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Holly Ganz
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