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Tufts Researcher Elected 2014 AAAS Fellow for Work in Life-Threatening Fungal Infections

BOSTON (Nov. 24, 2014) — Carol Kumamoto, PhD, of Tufts University School of Medicine and the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at Tufts has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers.

As part of the section on medical sciences, Kumamoto was elected as an AAAS Fellow for her distinguished contributions to clarifying how specific genes and environmental factors regulate the interactions between a fungal pathogen and human hosts.