• Magnified speciman
  • Magnified speciman
  • collage of work in the lab

Welcome to the Hovel-Miner Lab

As a member of the Research Center for Neglected Diseases of Poverty in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine, the Hovel-Miner lab investigates the molecular mechanisms of antigenic variation with an emphasis on this pathogenic process in African trypanosomes.

Research Interests