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Dr. Kai  Hung

Dr. Kai Hung

Associate Professor

Office: 3028 - Life Science
Phone: 217-581-2500
Email: khung@eiu.edu

Selected Publications

Baumler, D. J., Hung, K. F., Cabot, E. C., Glassner, J.D., Greene, J. M., & Perna, N. T. (2008). Annotation of the bacteriophage 933W genome: An in-class interactive web-based Exercise. American Society of Microbiology Microbelibrary. http://www.microbelibrary.org/Edzine/details.asp?id=2809&Lang

Baumler, D. J., Hung, K. F., Jeong, K. C., & Kaspar, C. W. (2008). Molybdate treatment and sulfate starvation decrease ATP and DNA levels in Ferroplasma acidarmanus. Archaea 2(3):205-9.

Baumler, D. J., Hung, K. F., Jeong, K. C., & Kaspar, C. W. (2007). Production of methanethiol and volatile sulfur compounds by the archaeon "Ferroplasma acidarmanus." Extremophile 11(6):841-51.

Jeong, K. C., Hung, K. F., Byrd, J. J., Baumler, D. J., & Kaspar, C. W. (2006). Acid stress damage of DNA is prevented by Dps binding in Escherichia coli O157:H7. BMC Microbiology 8:181.

Kai F. Hung, Byrd, J. J., Bose, J. L., & Kaspar, C. W. (2006). Reduction of acid tolerance by tetracycline inEscherichia coli expressing tetA(C) is reversed by cations. App. Environ. Microbiol. 72(6) 4472-4474.

Baumler, D. B., Hung, K. F., Bose, J. L., Vykhodets, B. M., Cheng, C. M., Jeong, K. C., & Kaspar, C. W. (2006). Enhancement of acid tolerance in Zymomonas mobilis by a proton-buffering peptide. App. Bicohem. Biotechnol. 134(1) 15-26.

Technical editor for The Complete Idiot's Guide to Microbiology, 2006, by Byrd, J. J. and Powledge, T. M. Alpha, New York, N.Y.

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