Leah Guthrie

Leah Guthrie

Postdoctoral Fellow in Microbiology & Immunology

Stanford University


I am a postdoctoral researcher in Justin Sonnenburg’s lab at Stanford University. I use metagenomics, metabolomics and cheminformatics to gain enzyme level insight into microbial metabolism of foods and drugs and the functions of microbial metabolites.

  • Understanding the chemistry of human microbiomes
  • Mapping the chemical diversity of foods and drugs
  • Engineering chemical interactions in microbial communties
  • PhD in Computational & Systems Biology, 2019

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • BA in Biology, 2012

    Swarthmore College