Found 28 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Investigating the Role of TGF-β Signaling in Aortic Disease
Presenter
  • James Yan, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • David Dichek, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites T-Cell Response to Cytomegalovirus and Epstein Barr Virus Viremia in Pediatric Renal Transplantation Patients
Presenter
  • Courtney Suzanne Roberts, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Michael Boeckh, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Does Repolarization of Macrophages Overcome LPS Immune Tolerance?
Presenter
  • Lara Lovelace Macon, Senior, Microbiology
Mentor
  • Anne Manicone, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Crystal Structure and Synthesis of Enzymatically Active and Stable Tafazzin for Barth Syndrome Protein Therapy
Presenters
  • Katharyn Young (Katharyn) Jia, Junior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
  • Teresa Leu, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Michael Chin, Medicine, Pathology
  • Wei-Ming Chien, Cardiology
Session

Add to my favorites Gene Expression-Drug Sensitivity Relationships in AML  
Presenter
  • Ziyan Qin, Junior, Exchange - Arts & Sciences
Mentors
  • C. Anthony Blau, Medicine
  • Chris Miller, Hematology, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Mycobacterium tuberculosis Topoisomerase IA: Potential Drug Target for the Therapy of Tuberculosis
Presenter
  • Rina Romano, Junior, Microbiology
Mentors
  • Wes Van Voorhis, Global Health, Medicine, Microbiology
  • Ryan Choi, Medicine
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Incidence and Outcomes of Bloodstream Infections with Common Over-the-Counter Probiotic Organisms among Bone Marrow Transplant Recipients
Presenter
  • Maresa Woodfield, Sophomore, Pre-Health Sciences UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Steven Pergam, Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Determining the Relationship between Blood Pressure and Blood Loss at Site of Injury During Trauma
Presenter
  • Diana Chien, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Nathan White, Medicine
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Investigating the Role of RREB1 in MTB Pathogenesis
Presenter
  • Tiffany Ngoc (Tiffany) Truong, Junior, Extended Pre-Major UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Chetan Seshadri, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Dickkopf Related Protein-1 Attenuates Connective Tissue Growth Factor Induced Fibrogenic Responses in Pericytes by Multiple Signaling Mechanisms
Presenter
  • Wen (Joanne) Lee, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Jeremy Duffield, Medicine, Pathology
  • Shuyu Ren, Molecular & Cellular Biology
  • Bryce Johnson, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Mobilization of Blasts and Leukemia Stem Cells by Anti-CXCR4 Antibody BMS-936564 (MDX 1338) in Patients With Relapsed/Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Presenter
  • Lauren Dennis, Junior, Biology (Physiology) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Pamela Becker, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Effect of Teledermatology Care on Cost Effectiveness and Accuracy of Melanoma Diagnosis and Treatment for Veterans in VISN 20
Presenter
  • Kirtana Reddy Vedire, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Gregory Raugi, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Identification of Paracrine Factors Produced by Islet Endothelial Cells that Enhance Insulin Secretion
Presenter
  • Loren Hart, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Rebecca Hull, Medicine
  • Michael Peters, Medicine, Seattle Institute for Biomedical and Clinical Research
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Add to my favorites Development of an Outbreak Mapping and Surveillance System for Francophone Africa
Presenter
  • Naomi Tweyo (Naomi) Nkinsi, Sophomore, Public Health-Global Health UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Sumiko Mekaru, Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital
Session

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

Add to my favorites Novel Flow Cytometric Assay For Measuring Rotavirus Vaccine Potency
Presenter
  • Beddome Allen, Senior, Biochemistry, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • David Koelle, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Screening for Potential Stabilizers of Human G6PD for Combinational Therapy with Primaquine in the Treatment of Malaria
Presenter
  • Jack Mo, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Gregory Crowther, Medicine
  • Wes Van Voorhis, Global Health, Medicine, Microbiology
Session

Add to my favorites Changes in IGF-1 Expression in Patients Treated for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Presenter
  • Tristin C Baxter, Junior, Environmental Science, UW Tacoma
Mentor
  • Vincent Mysliwiec, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Angiotensin (1-4), a Neprilysin-Derived Cleavage Product of Angiotensin (1-7), Promotes Insulin Secretion
Presenter
  • Gurkirat S (Gary) Brar, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Sakeneh Zraika, Medicine, VA Puget Sound Health Care System
  • Breanne Barrow, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Engineering High-Performance Cardiac Tissue by Simulating the Mechanics of the Heart
Presenter
  • Shiv Bhandari, Senior, Bioengineering, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentors
  • Charles Murry, Bioengineering, Medicine, Pathology
  • Jialing Ruan, Bioengineering
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites Genome-Wide Kinase-Chromatin Interactions in Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Presenter
  • Kate Marina (Kate) Gerull, Senior, Business Administration, Pre-Health Sciences Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • David Hawkins, Genome Sciences, Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of Kruppel-like Factors in the Regulation of MicroRNA-150 Expression in Hematopoietic Cells
Presenter
  • Brendan William (Brendan) Korb, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Vivian Oehler, Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Valerie Morris, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of MicroRNA-21 in Kidney Fibrosis
Presenter
  • Essence Underwood, Senior, Psychology, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Ivan Gomez, Medicine
  • Jeremy Duffield, Medicine
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Merkel Cell Carcinoma is an Aggressive Skin Cancer: Can Some Patients be Treated with Surgery Alone?
Presenters
  • Tessa Holmes, Senior, Biology (General)
  • Seesha Takagishi, Senior, Biochemistry, Mathematics (Philosophy)
Mentors
  • Paul Nghiem, Medicine
  • Astrid Blom, Dermatology
Session

Add to my favorites Epigenetic Analysis of Naïve Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Presenter
  • Leone (Sophie) Hopkins, Senior, Extended Pre-Major
Mentors
  • David Hawkins, Genome Sciences, Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Stephanie Battle, Genome Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Screen of Human Tau Expressing Caenorhabditis elegans for Suppressors of Phenotypes
Presenter
  • Landis Kwong, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Brian Kraemer, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Visualization of T-Tubule Formation in Developing Human Cardiomyocytes In-Vitro by Caveolin-3 Antibody
Presenter
  • Sonal Jain, Junior, Electrical Engineering
Mentors
  • Charles Murry, Bioengineering, Medicine, Pathology
  • Lil Pabon, Pathology
  • Veronica Muskheli, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Investigating Methods for Promoting Stem Cell-derived Cardiomyocyte Proliferation
Presenter
  • Daniel (Danny) Burnham, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Charles Murry, Bioengineering, Medicine, Pathology
  • Kaytlyn Gerbin, Bioengineering
Session