Patricia Rossi

Patricia Rossi

Assistant Professor-in-Residence

University of Connecticut
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
91 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3125
Torrey  Life Sciences 402
Storrs, CT 06269-3125

Telephone: 860-486-0426
Fax: 860-486-4331

Education: Ph.D. University of Connecticut Health Center. Postdoctoral Fellowships, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore MD and The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda MD.

Selected Publications:

Y. Li, Jin K., Ghosh S., Devarakonda P., Carlson K., Davis A., Stewart K.A., Cammett E., Rossi P. P., Setlow B., Lu M., Setlow P., and B. Hao. 2014. Structural and Functional Analysis of the GerD Spore Germination Protein of Bacillus Species. J. Mol. Biol. E-published Feb. 12th.

P.L. Pelczar and P. Setlow. 2008. Localization of the germination protein GerD to the inner membrane in Bacillus subtilis spores. J. Bacteriol. 190(16):5635-41.

S. S. Huang, Chen D., Pelczar P. L., Vepachedu V. R., Setlow P., and Y. Q. Li. 2007. Levels of Ca2+-dipicolinic acid in individual bacillus spores determined using microfluidic Raman tweezers. J. Bacteriol. 189(13):4681-7.

P. L. Pelczar, Igarashi T., Setlow B., and P. Setlow. 2007. Role of GerD in germination of Bacillus subtilis spores. J. Bacteriol. 189(3):1090-8.