Session 2O

Aging and Neurodegeneration

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM | Moderated by Matt Kaeberlein
Add to my favorites Epigenetic Gambling through Variegation of Gene Expression in Human Fibroblast Cells
Presenter
  • Alexander (Alex) Cypro, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentor
  • Junko Oshima, Pathology

Add to my favorites Hypoxia & Aging: Effects of Low Oxygen on Lifespan
Presenter
  • Marissa Fletcher, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Scott Leiser, Pathology

Add to my favorites Characterization of Changes in Bergmann Glia Function in Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 7
Presenter
  • Mathini Mohanachandran, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Gwenn Garden, Neurology

Add to my favorites Why Worms Explode: The Mystery behind Vulval Integrity Defects  
Presenter
  • Melissa Primitivo, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Scott Leiser, Pathology
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology

Add to my favorites Dietary Restriction and the Endocrine Regulation of Aging in C. elegans Nematodes
Presenter
  • Amina Ramadan, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry Howard Hughes Scholar
Mentors
  • Weiqing Li, Biological Structure
  • Victor Pineda, Biological Structure

Add to my favorites Understanding Dietary Restriction as a Mechanistic Pathway of Longevity
Presenter
  • Heather Schneider, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Lara Shamieh, Pathology, Regis University

Add to my favorites Genome-Wide High-Throughput Analysis of the Mitochondrial Unfolded Protein Response in C. elegans
Presenters
  • Marissa Simko, Junior, Extended Pre-Major, Pre-Nursing
  • Shannon Klum, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Lara Shamieh, Pathology, Regis University