2. Sunflower Seed Endophytic Bacteria used against ESKAPE Relatives

Sunflower Seed Endophytic Bacteria used against ESKAPE Relatives

Morgan Albright and Heather Seitz, Ph.D.
Johnson County Community College

We isolated 60 bacteria and plated them against the ESKAPE relatives. There were 20 bacteria that inhibited at least one of the ESKAPE relatives, with two inhibiting four of the ESKAPE relatives. Those 20 were sent off for sequencing and then 15 were able to be named with a blast sequence.