Found 23 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Add to my favorites Combating Ovarian Cancer Based on the Elimination of Tumor-Associated Macrophages
Presenter
  • Michelle Giovani, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Andre Lieber, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Trypanosoma cruzi Methionyl-tRNA Synthetase Assay Using Bioluminescence for Compound Screening
Presenter
  • Kristi Kajita, Freshman, Pre-Sciences
Mentors
  • Frederick Buckner, Medicine
  • Ranae Ranade, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites The Adenovirus Hexon Trimer Contains a Binding Pocket for the Coagulation Factor VII Gla Domain that Defines the Infectivity of Adenovirus-Coagulation Factor Complexes  
Presenter
  • Eric Edward (Eric) Irons, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Dmitry Shayakhmetov, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Role of Androgen Receptor Variants in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
Presenter
  • Pin Jou (Ponny) Wu, Recent Graduate, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Gang Liu, Medicine
  • Stephen Plymate, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Genetic Investigations of the Sterol Biosynthesis Pathway of Trypanosoma cruzi
Presenter
  • Omeed Faghih, Junior, Biochemistry, Neurobiology
Mentor
  • Frederick Buckner, Medicine
Session

Oral Presentation 1

1:15 PM to 2:45 PM

Add to my favorites Divergent Effects of High- and Low-Molecular Weight Hyaluronan on Glucose-Stimulated Insulin Release from Rat Islets
Presenter
  • Len Tran, Senior, Biology (Physiology), Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Rebecca Hull, Medicine
  • Michael Peters, Medicine, Seattle Institute for Biomedical and Clinical Research
Session

Poster Presentation 2

12:45 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Acute Neprilysin Inhibition Decreases Glucose-Stimulated Insulin Secretion in Mouse Islets    
Presenter
  • George Ueda, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Sakeneh Zraika, Medicine, VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Session

Add to my favorites Exome Sequencing, Linkage Analysis, and Data Filtration in a Family Affected with Dystonia Chorea  
Presenter
  • Taylor (Tay) Boyd, Freshman, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Wendy Raskind, Medicine, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:45 PM to 5:15 PM

Add to my favorites Molecular Mechanism of Human CD1A-Deficiency
Presenter
  • Meera Shenoy, Senior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Thomas Hawn, Medicine
  • Chetan Seshadri, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Drug Screening for Malaria Yields Securinine-Related Compounds that Activate Plasmodium falciparum dUTPase
Presenter
  • Jack Mo, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Gregory Crowther, Medicine
  • Wes Van Voorhis, Medicine
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites Increased Expression of Acyl-CoA Thioesterase 7 in Type One Diabetic Conditions
Presenter
  • Jason Michael (Jason) Kowitz, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Karin Bornfeldt, Medicine
  • Valerie Wall, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Environmental Isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Quorum Sensing Mutants
Presenter
  • Ahsen Nadeem, Senior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Ajai Dandekar, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Breast Cancer Pathologic Subtype and Fetal Microchimerism  
Presenter
  • David Mahoney, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry
Mentors
  • VK Gadi, Medicine
  • Christine Luu, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of TGF-β Signaling in Maintaining Vascular Health
Presenter
  • Phanith Touch, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • David Dichek, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Characterizing Bacterial Interaction with Host Blood Group Glycans
Presenter
  • Ermias Yohannes, Junior, Microbiology
Mentor
  • Jill Johnsen, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Interim Report of Pilot Study Assessing the Association of Demographic and Clinical Variables on Quality of Care in Caregivers of Youth with Type 1 Diabetes
Presenters
  • Neil Panlasigui, Junior, Comparative History of Ideas
  • Marissa Amurao Tabile, Recent Graduate,
Mentor
  • Joyce Yi-Frazier, Medicine, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Survival Pathways in Cancer Cells: E-selectin and the Activation of Anti-Apoptotic Pathways in Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Presenter
  • Siraj Haq, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Pamela Becker, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites The Human NLRC4 Inflammasome and Immune Defense against Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Presenter
  • Kelsey Nebeck, Non-Matriculated,
Mentors
  • William Berrington, Medicine
  • Thomas Hawn, Medicine
  • Glenna Peterson, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites DNA Mapping - The Effect of 5-aza-2'-deoxycytidine (5-aza-dC) - A DNA Methyltransferase Inhibitor
Presenter
  • Amanda Tanadinata, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry
Mentor
  • Karol Bomsztyk, Medicine, Pharmacology
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:15 PM to 5:45 PM

Add to my favorites Phosphoproteomics of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Pathway in Glioblastoma Multiforme
Presenter
  • Darius Fullmer, Sophomore, Biology, Seattle Central College
Mentor
  • Vineet Sangar, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Optimization of Chemosensitization via AKT Inhibition in Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Presenter
  • Alparslan Asan, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Roland Walter, Epidemiology, Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Utilizing Thermal Dose in Hyperthermia of Pancreatic Cancer Cells
Presenter
  • Leslie Cornaby, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Joo Ha Hwang, Medicine
  • Yak-Nam Wang, Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Navid Farr, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Comparative Cytotoxicity Study of Chemotherapeutic Agents on Pancreatic Cancer Cell Lines
Presenters
  • Sarah Kang, Sophomore, Pre-Health Sciences
  • Ann Lee, Junior, Pre-Health Sciences
Mentors
  • Joo Ha Hwang, Medicine
  • Yak-Nam Wang, Applied Physics Laboratory
Session