James Heffernan

Program: Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology

Current advisor: Jeffrey P. Henderson, MD, PhD

Undergraduate university: University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2012

Enrollment year: 2016

Research summary
Focused on looking at non redundant mechanisms of metal bound small molecules called siderophores in urinary tract infections

Graduate publications
Robinson AE, Heffernan JR, Henderson JP. 2018 The iron hand of uropathogenic Escherichia coli: the role of transition metal control in virulence. Future Microbiol, 13():745-756.