Chynna N. Broxton, PhD

Chynna N. Broxton, PhD

Chynna N. Broxton, PhD, is a postdoctoral researcher in the Division of Human Genetics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Education and Training

Fellowship

Biochemistry - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD

Additional Training

NSF - Research Experience for Undergraduates Fellowship, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Biochemistry - College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

Graduate Degree

PhD - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD

Titles and Academic Titles

Postdoctoral Researcher

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Broxton CN, He B, Bruno VM, Culotta VC (2018) A role for Candida albicans superoxide dismutase enzymes in glucose signaling. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 495(1): doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2017.11.084

2016

Broxton CN, Culotta VC (2016) An Adaptation to Low Copper in Candida albicans Involving SOD Enzymes and the Alternative Oxidase. PLoS ONE 11(12): e0168400. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0168400

Broxton CN, Culotta VC (2016) SOD Enzymes and Microbial Pathogens: Surviving the Oxidative Storm of Infection. PLoS Pathog 12(1): e1005295. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1005295

Posters and Presentations

2016

Chynna N. Broxton, Valeria C. Culotta. Divergent Roles of the Dual Cytosolic SODs in Candida albicans. Presented at the 1st Annual Excellence in Diversity Symposium, Baltimore, MD. 2016

Chynna N. Broxton, Valeria C. Culotta. Divergent Roles of the Dual Cytosolic SODs of Candida albicans. Presented at the Maryland Branch of the American Society for Microbiology, Baltimore, MD. 2016. 

Chynna N. Broxton, Valeria C. Culotta. Divergent Roles of the Dual Cytosolic SODs of Candida albicans. Presented at the JHSPH Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Retreat. Sheppard Pratt Conference Center, Towson, MD. 2016

Chynna N. Broxton, Valeria C. Culotta. Divergent Roles of the Dual Cytosolic SODs of Candida albicans. Presented at the American Society for Microbiology conference on Candida and Candidiasis, Seattle, Washington. 2016

Awards and Honors

2016, Excellence in Diversity Symposium graduate student travel award recipient, Johns Hopkins Diversity Postdoctoral Alliance Committee

2016, J. Howard Brown Award for Outstanding Graduate Student, The Maryland Branch of the American Society for Microbiology

2016, Sharon Krag Award for Outstanding Leadership, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

2015-2017, Ruth L. Kirschstein National Service Research Award (NRSA)

2014, Jorge Crosa Poster Award for Graduate Students, 9th International Biometals Symposium

2010, 2nd Place Poster Award, NJ-ACS Research Conference

2007, CRC Chemistry Award, College of Saint Elizabeth

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

American Society for Microbiology
American Association for the Advancement of Science