NorthenLab: Exometabolomics linking genomes with environments to understand how webs of microbes sustain biomes
Ying Wang

Ying Wang

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Unraveling metabolic interactions within microbial communities

I am an environmental scientist with multidisciplinary training and research experience in environmental chemistry, microbiology, toxicology, and nanotechnology. I am broadly interested in addressing soil health and sustainable agriculture under global change. My current research aims to probe interactions within soil microbial communities using advanced techniques including exometabolomics. Such a mechanistic understanding of microbial metabolic interactions will contribute to predicting (and further managing) microbial community responses to changing environments and harnessing microbes for enhancing soil fertility and agricultural productivity.





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