Thomas Malott

malott@wisc.edu

Sixth Year Graduate Student

Previous Education

B.S. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Hometown

Lynchburg, OH

Current Research

Eric Shusta Research Group
University of Wisconsin Madison
Optimization of heterologous protein secretion in Saccharomyces cerevisiae with an emphasis on neurotrophins.

Previous Research

Ohio State University
Department of Biochemistry
Undergraduate Research under Dr. Donald Dean
Studied the activity of insecticidal proteins from Bacillus thuringiensis

Work Experience

Genentech
Late Stage Purification Department
San Francisco, CA
Six month internship optimizing new cation exchange resins.

International Paper
Beverage Packaging Department
Loveland, Ohio
Six month co-op doing developmental research on gable top cartons (like Tropicana orange juice).