Biology and Health Sciences

Faculty & Staff

Dr. Richard Laughlin

Department Chair & Associate Professor

Teaching Specialties: 

  • Microbiology

Research Interests:

  • Microbial pathogens, especially those of the gastrointestinal system
  • Role of outer membrane vesicles in  Salmonella  infection and host response
  • Host-pathogen interactions
  • Bioinformatic analysis and predictive biology
  • Host response to vaccination and infection

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Contact Information:

Dept. of Biological and Health Sciences
Biology Bldg Rm 105
MSC 158 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361-593-3504
fax: 361-593-3800

Dr. Richard Laughlin