Congratulations to the undergraduate students in the Biochemistry Department that presented at the 24th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium.

  • Jessica Chen, Project Title: Identification of Small Molecule Inhibitor IGGi-11 of GIV-Gai Interaction for Cancer-Associated Signaling Complex Targeting
    Mentor: Mikel Garcia-Marcos
  • Yongting Chen, Project Title: LC-MS/MS Analysis of Glycans Derivatized with a Reducing-end Fixed Charge
    Mentor: Cheng Lin
  • William Dorst,  Project Title: Setting Up Studies of Flamenco Mutant Flies and P-element Transposition in S2 Cells
    Mentor: Nelson Lau
  • David Garcia,  Project Title: The Localization of Golgin and P2X7 in Cell-Cell Signaling and Migration in the Context of Corneal Wound Healing in Diabetic and Normal Mice Models Mentor: Vickery Trinkaus-Randall
  • Amber Liu, Project Title: Characterizing the Role of Aortic Carboxypeptidase-like Protein in Connective Tissue Disease Mentor: Matthew Layne
  • Timothy Liu, Project Title: Use of Electron Microscopy to Characterize Aα-PrPC Assembly’s Structures Faculty
    Mentor: David Harris
  • Max Lohse, Project Title: Creation of a Conditional hnRNPUL1 Knock-out in Human Cell Culture Using CRISPR/Cas9
    Mentor: Michael Blower
  • James Lu, Project Title: The Effect of the Hippo Pathway on Multiciliated Cells in the Airway Epithelium Faculty
    Mentor: Xaralabos Varelas
  • Elaine Park, Project Title: Reconstitution of RNAi in Zebrafish  Mentor: Daniel Cifuentes
  • Xiaoyu Zhang, Project Title: Improving the Accuracy of Glycan Structural Assignments with Stable Isotope Labeling
    Mentor: Catherine E Costello