Frank Yang's Molecular Environmental Science Lab works to reduce antimicrobial contamination of soil, water (image) University of Nevada, Reno Share Print E-Mail Caption Students play an active part in Yu 'Frank' Yang's Molecular Environmental Science Lab. Yang, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and his team has found a potential way to reduce in the environment the presence of triclosan, an antimicrobial that is also linked to problems with antibiotic resistance. Credit Photo courtesy of University of Nevada, Reno Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.