Katie_TysonKatie received her Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology from UNC-Chapel Hill, where she characterized a novel family of anti-complement proteins secreted in the saliva of the black-legged tick. Prior to joining the AgBiome team, Katie was a Research Scientist in the Animal Health Discovery Biology Team at Scynexis, Inc. Katie is a Screening Coordinator at AgBiome, helping to develop, implement and maintain productive, integrated screening pipelines.