David Bermudes
David Bermudes is an educator, researcher and inventor living in Los Angeles. He is currently a Professor of Biology at California State University, Northridge and teaches courses on bacteriology and fungi. While his primary research is focused on experimental therapeutics of cancer using live attenuated Salmonella, he also explores the interaction of bacteria and fungi with each other and with the environment. Davidís past work includes study of the symbiotic origin and evolution of eukaryotes, orchid and bromeliad physiological ecology, and fungal bioluminescence.
LAMS Meeting: October 2023
Program: "What is a Fungus? The Opisthokonta lineage and the last common ancestor of animals and fungi"