Alyson Hockenberry

Graduate Student, So Lab

Alyson received her B.S. in Molecular Biology and Genetics at the University of Louisville in 2010. Her project is to determine how the PilT motor in the Type IV pilus modulates bacterial community behavior and epithelial cell responses to infection.

Recent Publications


Rendón, M. A., A. M. Hockenberry, S. A. McManus, and M. So, "Sigma factor RpoN (σ54) regulates pilE transcription in commensal Neisseria elongata.", Mol Microbiol, vol. 90, issue 1, pp. 103-13, 2013 Oct. PMCID: PMC4474139  PMID: 23899162