Margaret N. Nsofor | Zoology Program | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Agriculture, Life and Physical Sciences

Margaret N. Nsofor

Professor of Practice


Office: 355B Science II 
Phone: 618-453-4142



Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Courses taught

ZOOL 115 (General Biology), ZOOL 118 (Principles of Animal Biology), BIOL 200a (Cell and Molecular Biology, Genetics and Evolution), BIOL 305 (Principles of Genetics), ZOOL 482 (Zoology Seminar for Seniors)

Areas of interest

Bacterial Physiology and Pathogenesis, Cell Biology

Recognized by SIUC as "Outstanding Core Curriculum Faculty Member for 2002-2003"

Selected Recent Publications

Nsofor, M.N., P.E. Ryals, and F.R. Champlin.  2006.  Subcellular distribution of Plp-40 in a serotype A strain ofPasteurella multocida.  Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) 1760:1160-1166.

Ryals, P.E., M.N. Nsofor, J.M. Watt, and F.R. Champlin. 1998. Relationship between Serotype A Encapsulation and a 40-kDa Lipoprotein in Pasteurella multocida. Current Microbiology 36:274-277. 

Nsofor, M.N., P.E. Ryals, and F.R. Champlin. 1997. Evidence for Globomycin Sensitivity and Cell Surface Exposure of a 40-kDa Lipoprotein in Serotype A Strains of Pasteurella multocida. Abstract of the 97th General Meeting of the ASM.