Faculty Profiles

Michael D Lynch
Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering



M.D., University of Colorado School of Medicine 2007

Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder 2005

Taylor, S, Lynch, M, Terkildsen, M, Stevenson, G, Yates, A, Piro, N, de Araujo, J, and Gray, R. "Utility of fur as a biomarker for persistent organic pollutants in Australian fur seals ( Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus )." Science of The Total Environment 610-611 (January 2018): 1310-1320. Full Text

Moreb, EA, Hoover, B, Yaseen, A, Valyasevi, N, Roecker, Z, Menacho-Melgar, R, and Lynch, MD. "Managing the SOS Response for Enhanced CRISPR-Cas-Based Recombineering in E. coli through Transient Inhibition of Host RecA Activity." ACS synthetic biology 6.12 (December 2017): 2209-2218. Full Text

Lynch, M, McGrath, K, Raj, K, McLaren, P, Payne, K, McCoy, R, and Giger, U. "HEREDITARY FACTOR VII DEFICIENCY IN THE ASIAN ELEPHANT (ELEPHAS MAXIMUS) CAUSED BY A F7 MISSENSE MUTATION." Journal of wildlife diseases 53.2 (April 2017): 248-257. Full Text

Legione, AR, Patterson, JLS, Whiteley, P, Firestone, SM, Curnick, M, Bodley, K, Lynch, M, Gilkerson, JR, Sansom, FM, and Devlin, JM. "Koala retrovirus genotyping analyses reveal a low prevalence of KoRV-A in Victorian koalas and an association with clinical disease." Journal of medical microbiology 66.2 (February 2017): 236-244. Full Text

Burg, JM, Cooper, CB, Ye, Z, Reed, BR, Moreb, EA, and Lynch, MD. "Large-scale bioprocess competitiveness: the potential of dynamic metabolic control in two-stage fermentations." Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering 14 (November 2016): 121-136. Full Text

Legione, AR, Patterson, JLS, Whiteley, PL, Amery-Gale, J, Lynch, M, Haynes, L, Gilkerson, JR, Polkinghorne, A, Devlin, JM, and Sansom, FM. "Identification of unusual Chlamydia pecorum genotypes in Victorian koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) and clinical variables associated with infection." Journal of medical microbiology 65.5 (May 2016): 420-428. Full Text

Lynch, MD. "Into new territory: improved microbial synthesis through engineering of the essential metabolic network." Current opinion in biotechnology 38 (April 2016): 106-111. (Review) Full Text

Legione, AR, Amery-Gale, J, Lynch, M, Haynes, L, Gilkerson, JR, Sansom, FM, and Devlin, JM. "Chlamydia pecorum Infection in Free-ranging Koalas ( Phascolarctos cinereus ) on French Island, Victoria, Australia." Journal of wildlife diseases 52.2 (April 2016): 426-429. Full Text

Coetsee, A, Harley, D, Lynch, M, Coulson, G, de Milliano, J, Cooper, M, and Groenewegen, R. "Radio-transmitter attachment methods for monitoring the endangered eastern barred bandicoot (Perameles gunnii)." Australian Mammalogy 38.2 (2016): 221-221. Full Text

Patterson, JLS, Lynch, M, Anderson, GA, Noormohammadi, AH, Legione, A, Gilkerson, JR, and Devlin, JM. "The prevalence and clinical significance of Chlamydia infection in island and mainland populations of Victorian koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Journal of wildlife diseases 51.2 (April 2015): 309-317. Full Text


Lynch, M, and Bodley, K. "Phocid Seals." Zoo Animal and Wildlife Immobilization and Anesthesia: Second Edition. September 15, 2014. 647-659. Full Text

Lipscomb, TW, Lipscomb, ML, Gill, RT, and Lynch, MD. "Metabolic Engineering of Recombinant E. coli for the Production of 3-Hydroxypropionate." Engineering Complex Phenotypes in Industrial Strains. October 24, 2012. 185-120. Full Text

Lynch, M, and Bodley, K. "Phocid Seals." Zoo Animal and Wildlife Immobilization and Anesthesia. April 14, 2008. 459-468. Full Text

Kennedy, P, Duffy, N, Horgan, S, and Lynch, M. "Chemical Process Safety Education: Joint Industry-Academic venture." January 1, 2015.

Watson, FD, Mercogliano, CP, Ribble, WK, Anderson, RD, Liao, HH, Lipscomb, TW, and Lynch, MD. "Enzyme engineering of malonyl coA reductase (MCR) to improve 3-hydroxypropionate (3HP) production." March 25, 2012.

Lipscomb, ML, Lipscomb, TW, Liao, H, Maness, P, and Lynch, MD. "Production of fungible diesel via fatty acid synthesis from hydrogen and carbon dioxide feedstocks." March 25, 2012.

Lynch, MD, Manness, PC, Lipscomb, M, Warnecke, T, and Liao, H. "Novel biological conversion of hydrogen and carbon dioxide directly into biodiesel." December 1, 2011.

Lipscomb, ML, Warnecke, T, Hans, L, Maness, LP, and Lynch, MD. "Novel biological conversion of hydrogen and carbon dioxide directly into biodiesel." August 25, 2011.

Mercogliano, CP, Liao, HH, and Lynch, MD. "Enzyme evolution of an alpha-keto decarboxylase." March 27, 2011.

Lynch, MD, Warnecke, T, Singh, A, and Gill, RT. "Genomics tools for elucidating the function of trait conferring genes." December 1, 2005.

Warnecke, TE, Lynch, MD, and Gill, RT. "Post-genomics approach to understanding E. Coli network architecture." March 13, 2005.