Allison Hicks


Research Assistant
Phone: 212.342.9031
Fax: 212.342.9044
Email: alh2191@columbia.edu

 
EDUCATION & TRAINING

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, BS in Microbiology, 2011
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, MS in Microbial Biology, 2013

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS

Epidemiological surveillance
Mechanisms of viral evolution and emergence

 PUBLICATIONS

  • Hicks AL, Duffy S (2013) Cell tropism predicts long-term nucleotide substitution rates of mammalian RNA viruses. Plos Pathogens. In revision.
  • Hicks AL, Duffy S (2012) One misdated sequence of rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus prevents accurate estimation of its nucleotide substitution rate. Bmc Evolutionary Biology 12: 74.
  • Hicks AL, Duffy S (2011) Genus-specific substitution rate variability among picornaviruses. Journal of Virology 85: 7942-7947.