Session 2E

New Tools for Exploring Protein Function, Structure and Pathology

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM | Moderated by Douglas Fowler
Add to my favorites A Switchable Recognition Protein Realized through Screening a FimH Based Bacterial Display Library
Presenter
  • Lael Wentland, Senior, Pre Engineering, Pre-Sciences Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering

Add to my favorites Evaluating Active G-Protein Coupled Receptor with Fluorescent Protein via CRISPR/Cas9 Genomic Editing Method
Presenter
  • Yueyang Gou, Junior, Exchange - Arts & Sciences
Mentor
  • Jihong Bai, Biochemistry, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Add to my favorites Solving Protein Structure with Deep Mutational Scanning
Presenter
  • Margaret Louise (Margaret) Griset, Fifth Year, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Douglas Fowler, Genome Sciences

Add to my favorites Optimization of Influenza Virus-Like Particle Production
Presenter
  • Brandon Pratt, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Jesse Bloom, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Kathryn Hooper, Molecular & Cellular Biology

Add to my favorites N-Terminal Cleavage of the Alpha 1-D Adrenergic Receptor
Presenter
  • Timothy (Tim) Kountz, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Chris Hague, Pharmacology, University of Washington School of Medicine

Add to my favorites Developing Tools to Study Mechanisms of k-Opioid Receptor Activation of c-Jun-N-terminal Kinase
Presenter
  • Talia Suner, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Charles Chavkin, Pharmacology
  • Selena Schattauer, Pharmacology

Add to my favorites Biomechanical Basis of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Protein Misfolding Diseases: Designing a New AFM Probe to Study Amyloid-Mediated Membrane Disorders
Presenter
  • Amanda Woodcock, Senior, Bioengineering Amgen Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Ratnesh Lal, Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering