Headshot of Amelia Haj

Undergraduate education

University of Minnesota - BS (2013)

Years in MSTP

2013-

PhD program

Cellular and Molecular Biology

Mentor

David O'Connor, PhD

Research interest

Macaque genetics and immunology; bioinformatics

Undergraduate and/or masters publications

Schulz WL, Haj AK, Schiff LA. Reovirus uses multiple endocytic pathways for cell entry. J Virol. 2012 Dec;86(23):12665-75. PMID: 22973022; PMCID: PMC3497677.

PhD publications

Aliota MT, Dudley DM, Newman CM, Weger-Lucarelli J, Stewart LM, Koenig MR, Breitbach ME, Weiler AM, Semler MR, Barry GL, Zarbock KR, Haj AK, Moriarty RV, Mohns MS, Mohr EL, Venturi V, Schultz-Darken N, Peterson E, Newton W, Schotzko ML, Simmons HA, Mejia A, Hayes JM, Capuano S 3rd, Davenport MP, Friedrich TC, Ebel GD, O'Connor SL, O'Connor DH. Molecularly barcoded Zika virus libraries to probe in vivo evolutionary dynamics. PLoS Pathog. 2018 Mar 28;14(3):e1006964. PMID: 29590202. PMCID: PMC5891079