November 30, 2017

Biology Research Symposium 2017

Graduate and undergraduate students from both the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology and the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology participated in oral and poster presentations at the Biology Research Symposium on November 30th. Congratulations!!!

Oral presentations

  • 1st place: Beryl Khakina (mentored by Susan Smith, MCB) “Measuring the Physiological Effects of CPP- delivered Catalase”
  • 2nd place: Emma Parks (mentored by Jonathan McMurry, MCB) “Optimization of dose-dependence in Reprogramming Mouse Embryonic Fibroblasts to Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells”
  • 3rd place: Derrica McCalla, Wendy Aquino Nunez (mentored by Martin Hudson, MCB) “cnd-1/NeuroD1 Control of Nervous System Development”

Poster presentations

  • 1st place: Matthew Giedd (mentored by Anton Bryantsev, MCB) for “Finding key causative genes in muscle wasting”
  • 2nd place: Andrew Marchant & Henry Melgarejo (mentored by Jean Lu, MCB) “Biocontrol of foodborne pathogen Salmonella using bacteriophage”
  • 3rd place: Kelly Nguyen & Stephen Jones (mentored by Troy Mutchler, EEOB) “An Analysis of the Relationship between the Seaweed Biomass and Carbon Concentration”
  • Biology Research Symposium 2017
  • Biology Research Symposium 2017
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  • Biology Research Symposium 2017
  • Biology Research Symposium 2017
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  • Biology Research Symposium 2017
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