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El-Hosni M, Kozik A, Cook M, Tech RL, Baptist A, Schafer N, et al. Relationships Between Dietary Flavonoid Intake, Gut Microbiota, And Asthma Clinical Features. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2021;147: AB49. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2020.12.206 (abstract)

Liu KY, Nakatsu CH, Jones-Hall Y, Kozik A, Jiang Q. Vitamin E alpha- and gamma-tocopherol mitigate colitis, protect intestinal barrier function and modulate the gut microbiota in mice. Free Radic Biol Med. 2021 Feb 1;163:180-189. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2020.12.017. Epub 2020 Dec 19. PMID: 33352218.

Kozik A.J, mSphere of Influence: Frameshift—a Vision for Human Microbiome Research. mSphere Sep 2020, 5 (5) e00944-20; DOI: 10.1128/mSphere.00944-20

AJ Kozik, L Begley, N Schafer, S Madapoosi, K Opron, N Lugogo, M Coffey, A Baptist, J Erb-Downward, YJ Huang. Obesity Is Associated with an Altered Airway Microbiome and Distinct Airway Microbiota-Immune Relationships in Asthma B14. ASTHMA OBESITY AND METABOLISM, 2020 Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2020;201:A2741 (abstract)

Schloss, P. D., Junior, M., Alvania, R., Arias, C. A., Baumler, A., Casadevall, A.,…Kozik,A.J… & Lovett, S. (2020). The ASM Journals Committee Values the Contributions of Black Microbiologists. mSphere5(4).

S Zhou, A Kozik, L Begley, M Cook, Y Huang. Gut microbiome characteristics associate with clinical and immunologic features of adult asthma phenotype Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 2020. Volume 145, Issue 2, Supplement AB10, (abstract)

Hagan, A. K., Lesniak, N. A., Balunas, M. J., Bishop, L., Close, W. L., Doherty, M. D., …Kozik, A.J.,… & Jenior, M. L. (2020). Ten simple rules to increase computational skills among biologists with Code Clubs. PLOS Computational Biology, 16(8), e1008119

Hillman, E. T., Kozik, A. J., Hooker, C. A., Burnett, J. L., Heo, Y., Kiesel, V. A., … & Wu, S. T. (2020). Comparative genomics of the genus Roseburia reveals divergent biosynthetic pathways that may influence colonic competition among species. Microbial Genomics, 6(7).

Fernandes, J. D., Sarabipour, S., Smith, C. T., Niemi, N. M., Jadavji, N. M., Kozik, A. J., … & Haage, A. (2020). A survey-based analysis of the academic job market. Elife, 9, e54097.

Kozik, A., Nakatsu, C., Chun, H., Jones-Hall, Y. Comparison of the fecal, cecal, and mucus microbiome in male and female mice after TNBS-induced colitis. November 2019. PLoS ONE 14(11): e0225079.

Kozik, A., & Huang, Y. J. (2020). Ecological interactions in asthma: from environment to microbiota and immune responses. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine, 26(1), 27-32.

Kozik, A., Huang, Y. The microbiome in Asthma: Role in pathogenesis, phenotype, and response to treatment. Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. 2019 Mar;122(3):270-275. doi: 10.1016/j.anai.2018.12.005. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Kozik, A., Nakatsu, C., Chun, H., Jones-Hall, Y. Age, sex, and TNF associated differences in the gut microbiome of mice and their impact on acute TNBS colitis. Experimental and Molecular Pathology, Volume 103, Issue 3, December 2017, Pages 311-319, ISSN 0014-4800

Jones-Hall, Y., Kozik, A. & Nakatsu, C. Ablation of Tumor Necrosis Factor Is Associated with Decreased Inflammation and Alterations of the Microbiota in a Mouse Model of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. PLOS ONE 10, (2015).

Pope, W.H., Ferreira, C.M., Jacobs-Sera, D., Benjamin, R.C., Davis, A.J., et al., 2011. Cluster K Mycobacteriophages: Insights into the Evolutionary Origins of Mycobacteriophage TM4. PLoS One 6.

Professional Memberships

  • American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
  • American Thoracic Society (ATS)
  • Association for Women in Science (AWIS)
  • The Carpentries
  • National Postdoctoral Association (NPA)

Outreach and Service

Information about specific advocacy work can be found on the Advocacy tab.

I have engaged in outreach and service activities with the following organizations:

  • Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, University of Michigan
  • Skype A Scientist
  • University of Michigan Chapter Association for Women in Science
  • Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
  • NIH/SEPA funded ‘Scientist Spotlight’ project  
  • Lafayette, IN Regional Science and Engineering Fair
  • Purdue Graduate Student Government
  • Purdue Black Graduate Student Association

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