Found 33 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Neuronal HIF-1 Activates Intestinal FMO-2 to Increase Longevity and Improve Healthspan in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Nicholas Rintala, Junior, Classical Studies
Mentor
  • Scott Leiser, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Salivary Biomarkers in Parkinson's Disease
Presenter
  • Joanna Liao, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Jing Zhang, Pathology
  • Tessandra Stewart, Pathology, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Subacute Treatment with Rapamycin Reverses Cardiac Aging by Proteome Remodeling and Improved Mitochondrial Energy Metabolism
Presenters
  • Kanav Gupta, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Lemuel Gitari, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Ying Ann Chiao, Pathology
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

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites The Influence of Nutritional Status on Mutation Rates and Replicative Lifespan in Mutator Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenters
  • Sarah Stanton, Freshman, Biochemistry
  • Maryann Li, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
  • Margarete Daniels, Senior, Pre-Nursing, Extended Pre-Major
Mentors
  • Mitchell Lee, Pathology
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Alan Herr, Pathology
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

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Add to my favorites Temperature-Dependent Effects of Mutations on C. Elegans Lifespan
Presenter
  • Alison Leonard, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Scott Leiser, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Elucidating the Link between Tyrosine Metabolism and Aging in Caenorhabditic elegans
Presenter
  • Farzin Eshaghi, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Victor Pineda, Pathology
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 Subclonal Mutations in Colorectal Cancer
Presenter
  • Yidan Pei, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Edward Fox, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Effects of High-Dose Rapamycin on Healthspan and Metabolism in Young, Middle-Aged, and Old Mice
Presenter
  • Elissa Sutlief, Sophomore, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Alessandro Bitto, Pathology
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Characterization of Mutations in the Mitochondrial Rieske Iron-Sulfur Protein
Presenter
  • Nathan Cole (Nathan) Schurman, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Brian Wasko, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites DDS, 4,4'-diaminodiphenylsulfone, Extends Lifespan in Caenorhabditis elegans  
Presenter
  • Shiwen Chen, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Haeri Choi, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Exploring the Effects of High Dose Rapamycin in a Mouse Model for Parkinson’s Disease
Presenters
  • Conner Jarvie, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Nicolas James Le Texier, Junior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Melana Yanos, Accounting, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Ultra-Sensitive Sequencing of Colorectal Cancer
Presenter
  • Yun Ji (Nina) Lee, Sophomore, Biochemistry, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Edward Fox, Pathology
  • Lawrence Loeb, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Regulation of Yeast Replicative Life Span: VMA Mutants Response to Supplemental Iron and Antioxidants   
Presenter
  • Grace Bora (Grace) Kim, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Brian Wasko, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of Pentose Phosphate Pathway in the Mitochondrial Unfolded Protein Response and Aging
Presenter
  • Jane Kwon, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Christopher Bennett, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Genome-wide RNAi Screen for Inducers of the Mitochondrial Unfolded Protein Response (UPRmt) and their Role in Aging
Presenter
  • Christine Lai (Christine) Chen, Senior, Pre-Health Sciences
Mentors
  • Christopher Bennett, Pathology
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Effects of Berberine on Lifespan and Mutation Rates in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Caenorhabditis elegans
Presenters
  • Maryann Li, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
  • Margarete Daniels, Senior, Pre-Nursing, Extended Pre-Major
Mentors
  • Mitchell Lee, Pathology
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Alzheimer's Disease and the Search for a Normative Role of the Beta Amyloid Peptide
Presenter
  • Lindsey Theda, Junior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • George M. Martin, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites High-Throughput Gap-Closure Assay for Human Embryonic Stem Cell-derived Cardiomyocytes
Presenter
  • Michael Ryan (Michael) Woo, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Michael Laflamme, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites PocketPath
Presenter
  • Peng (Brian) Yin, Senior, Human Ctr Des & Engr: Human-Computer Int
Mentors
  • Suzanne Dintzis, Pathology
  • Mara Rendi, Pathology
  • Jonathan Henriksen, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Manganese Affects Glutamate Metabolism in Synuclein Knockout Astrocytes
Presenter
  • Allion Salvador, Senior, Applied Music (String Instruments), Neurobiology Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Jing Zhang, Pathology
  • Travis Cook, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
  • Jake Hoekstra, 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

Add to my favorites Comparison of IHC Staining Measured by Digital Image Analysis Versus Pathologist Visual Scoring of Prostate Cancer Tissue Microarrays
Presenter
  • Julianna Kwak, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Anthony Rizzardi, Pathology
  • Steve Schmechel, Pathology
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 Differential Responses to Dietary Restriction Following Gene Knockdown in Caenorhabditis elegans
Presenter
  • Billie Ryman Pensader (Billie) Ocampo, Sophomore, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Haeri Choi, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites The Controlled Release of Wnt5a from Gelatin Microspheres Creates a Migratory Gradient for Grafted Human Embryonic Stem Cell- Derived Cariomyocytes
Presenter
  • Serena Snyder, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Michael Laflamme, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Genomic Evolution of Late-Relapse Myelodysplastic Syndrome, Post-Transplant
Presenter
  • Alexis Fujinari, Senior, Medical Technology
Mentor
  • Min Fang, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Quantification of Mitochondrial Deoxyribonucleotide Triphosphates in Human Cell Lines Treated with Mutagenic Agents
Presenter
  • Angela Tiffany Bolam (Angela) Wong, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Jessica Kuong, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Epigenetic Drifts and Hyperplastic Clonal Expansions as Early Precursors of Neoplasia
Presenters
  • Mengxi (Rosalee) Wang, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Shinyoung Yun, Sophomore, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Junko Oshima, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Aging Mechanisms in the Budding Yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenters
  • Benjamin (Ben) Zipkin, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Hao Huang, Junior, Exchange - Arts & Sciences
Mentor
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of Iron-Sulfur Protein in Mitochondrial Aging
Presenters
  • Cindy Dong, Senior, Biology (General), Pre-Nursing Mary Gates Scholar
  • Stefan Boakye (Stefan) Agyeman, Senior, Extended Pre-Major
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Gholamali Jafari, Pathology
Session