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Thomas Amlung

Teacher, Science

  • 513-272-7326

Expertise Area: 7th Grade Science

Year started: 1999

Degrees: University of Cincinnati College of Education August 2003;Master's of Education (M.Ed.) University of Cincinnati. 1997-1998;Post-baccalaureate teacher certification program (CITE).;7-12 Comprehensive science- 7-12 Biology and Chemistry. Hanover College. Hanover, Indiana Bachelor of Arts degree conferred May 1986. Major: Biology. Minor: Chemistry. Miami University. International studies of marine and coastal ecology in the Bahamas, San Salvador Island, and Belize

Publications: John C Panepinto , Brian G Oliver , Thomas W Amlung , David S Askew , Judith C Rhodes Fungal Genet Biol. 2002 Aug;36 (3):207-14 12135576 [Cited: 1] Expression of the Aspergillus fumigatus rheb homologue, rhbA, is induced by nitrogen starvation. J C Rhodes , B G Oliver , D S Askew , T W Amlung Med Mycol. 2001 Jun;39 (3):253-60 11446528 [Cited: 2] Identification of genes of Aspergillus fumigatus up-regulated during growth on endothelial cells. Rhodes, J.C. and T. W. Amlung. The Elastinolytic Proteinase of Aspergillus flavus is Not Glycosylated. Journal of Veterinary and Medical Mycology (1991), 29,407-411. Rhodes, J.C., T. W. Amlung, and M.S. Miller. 1990. Isolation and Characterization of an Elastinolytic Proteinase from Aspergillus flavus. Infection and Immunity, August 1990, Vol. 58:2529-2534.

Awards: Middle School Science Educator of the Year 2005;America Chemical Society Abstracts: Rhodes, J.C. and Amlung, T. W. Differential Expression of Aspergillus fumigatus genes. Abstract presented to the American Society for Microbiology, 1997. Also presented to the UC/OSU Pathology Research Day, 1997. Abstract presented to the American Society for Microbiology, 1997. ;P resented to the UC/OSU Pathology Research Day, 1997. Amlung, T. W., Rhodes, J.C. Comparison between the Alkaline Proteinase of Aspergillusfumigatus and Aspergillus flavus.;Abstract presented to American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, 1995. Rhodes, J.C., Amlung, T. W. and Eymer, V. Pathogenicity of a Mutant of Aspergillus flavus Deficient in Both Elastase and Alkaline Proteinase.;Abstract presented to ASM General Meeting, 1992. Rhodes, J.C., H.E. Jensen, S.G. Farmer, PG. Washburn, P.E. Steele, T.W. Amlung. Aspergillusand Aspergillosis.;Journal of Veterinary and Medical Mycology (1992), 30, Supplement 1, 51-57 Steele, P., T. Amlung, J. Rhodes. Proteinase Gene Identification in Avpergillus flavus. ISHAM, 1991. Rhodes, J.C. and Amlung, T. W. Elastase Deficient Aspergillus Flavus has Reduced Virulence in Mice.;Abstract presented to the American Society of Microbiology, 1990. Rhodes, J.C. and Amlung, T. W. Biochemical Profile of Aspergillus Elastase.;Abstract p presented to the American Society for Microbiology, 1989.

Experience: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. 1986-1998 Jr. Research Associate/Research Assistant III in Mycology. University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. 1986-1998. Graduate course work in biochemistry, molecular genetics, immunology, mycology and microbiology. Post-baccalaureate course work in physics and geology.