Sanja Aracic on 'The Science Show'

CurdlanSanja Aracic, a PhD student studying under the supervision of Dr Vilma Stanisich with the Department of Microbiology appeared on ABC Radio National's 'The Science Show' on 11August.

Sanja spoke about her research into a unique polymer with a wide array of applications, created naturally by a soil-dwelling bacterium. Sanja and her peers are particularly interested in understanding the biological role of Curdlan in the soil setting.

You can listen to the podcast and download the transcript on the Radio National site.

The Department of Microbiology would like to thank Sanja for her wonderful efforts as an ambassador for La Trobe, helping to promote the high level of science being conducted by our PhD students.