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Kayla Fast

Research Associate


  • Master of Science Mississippi State University 2015
  • Bachelor of Science Mississippi State University 2012
  • Recent Publications

  • Complete Genome Sequences of Mycobacteriophages Candle, Schatzie, Sumter, and Waleliano Microbiology Genome Announcements 2019
  • Complete genome sequences of mycobacteriophages Kwksand96 and Cane17 Microbiology Genome Announcements 2018
  • Genome sequence of a newly isolated F2 subcluster mycobacteriophage from the Black Belt geological region of western Alabama Microbiology Genome Announcements 2018
  • Complete mitochondrial genomes of Baikal oilfishes (Perciformes: Cottoidei), earth’s deepest swimming freshwater fishes Mitochondrial DNA Part B 2017
  • Complete mitochondrial genomes for Cottus asper, Cottus perifretum, and Cottus rhenanus (Perciformes, Cottidae) Mitochondrial DNA Part B 2017
  • Genome sequence of Mycobacterium phage CrystalP Genome Announcements 2017
  • Haemosporidian prevalence and parasitemia in the Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) Journal of Parasitology 2016