Found 103 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 L (James) Yan, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • David Dichek, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Polyurethane-Based Self-Immolative Polymers as Micellular Nanovehicles for Drug Delivery
Presenter
  • Alice Chu, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • AJ Boydston, Chemistry
  • Greg Peterson, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Role of Striatal Pathways in Reward and Operant Learning
Presenter
  • Robert (Robin) Stewart, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Susan Ferguson, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of the PDZ-binding Motif in Somatostatin Receptors
Presenter
  • Marianne Estrada, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Chris Hague, Pharmacology, University of Washington School of Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Small Heat Shock Proteins: Investigating Client Binding
Presenter
  • Ashwin Nitin (Ashwin) Karnik, Senior, Biochemistry, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth, Neurobiology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Rachel Klevit, Biochemistry
  • Scott Delbecq, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Iridium, Rhodium, and Ruthenium Catalysts for the "Aldehyde-Water Shift" Reaction
Presenter
  • Jeremy Tran, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry (ACS Certified) NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Karen Goldberg, Chemistry
  • Timothy Brewster, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites A Novel Autophagy Reporter Reveals Dynamics of TOR Signaling in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Megan Okada, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Alexey Merz, Biochemistry, Physiology & Biophysics
  • Hannah Chapin, Biochemistry
  • Dana Miller, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Maturation of Nanodiscs to High Density Lipoprotein-Like Particles via Lecithin-Cholesterol Acyl Transferase
Presenter
  • Chinonso C (Chinonso) Opara, Senior, Biochemistry Amgen Scholar, McNair Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • William Atkins, Medicinal Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Mechanistic Studies of the Essential Enzymes Dop and PafA found in a Ubiquitin-like Protein Modification Pathway in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis
Presenter
  • Jessica Sue (Jessica) Huang, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry (ACS Certified)
Mentors
  • Champak Chatterjee, Chemistry
  • Meagan Pilkerton, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Qualitative Analysis of HIV Stigma in Seattle’s African Born Population
Presenter
  • Misghana Andemichael, Senior, Biochemistry McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Deepa Rao, Global Health
  • Meheret Endeshaw, Global Health
Session

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

Add to my favorites Monitoring Iron Uptake onto Gold Nanoparticle Surfaces for Use as Theranostic Agents in Cancer Therapy
Presenter
  • Tan Nguyen, Junior, Biochemistry, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Marilyn Mackiewicz, Chemistry, Portland State University
Session

Add to my favorites Understanding Dense Core Vesicles 
Presenter
  • Nicolle Esparo, Senior, Anthropology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Michael Ailion, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites DREADDed Addiction: Investigating the Role of the Lateral Habenula and the Rostromedial Tegmental Area in a Rat Model of Drug Addiction
Presenter
  • Denis Smirnov, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry Amgen Scholar, Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • John Neumaier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Sunila Nair, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Development of α-Fe2O3 /Catalyst Photoanodes for Artificial Photosynthesis
Presenters
  • Ranish Kamalesh (Ranish) Patel, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Rachel Ohrenschall, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Gerard Carroll, Chemistry
  • Daniel Gamelin, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Heat Shock Regulates Protein Homeostasis of Caenorhabditis elegans in Hypoxia
Presenter
  • Brian Nguyen, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Dana Miller, Biochemistry
  • Nicole Iranon, Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Impact of Molecular Weight of Von Willebrand Factor on Blood Clotting Rate
Presenter
  • Michelle Shieh, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Nathan Sniadecki, Mechanical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Searching for the Fountain of Youth: Reversing Aging Effects on Mitochondria with Exercise Training
Presenter
  • Amir Ali, Senior, Biochemistry Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Kevin Conley, Radiology
  • Erick Shankland, Radiology
Session

Add to my favorites Analysis of Banana Peel Headspace by Solid Phase Micro-Extraction Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (SPME-GC-MS)
Presenters
  • Khang The To, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry
  • Brandyn Mannion, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Kyeong Min Yu, Senior, Chemistry
  • Trinh Hoac, Recent Graduate,
Mentors
  • Robert Synovec, Chemistry
  • Brian Fitz, Chemistry
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 Mwangi (Lemuel) Gitari, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Ying Ann Chiao, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Purification of TRAK1 and TRAK2 to Determine the Mechanism of Mitochondrial Movement
Presenter
  • Cindy Tianxin (Cindy) Wei, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Suzanne Hoppins, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Role of p27 in the Regeneration of the Mammalian Retina
Presenter
  • Laura Brown (Laura) Chipman, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Thomas Reh, Biological Structure
  • Yumi Ueki, Biological Structure
  • Russell Taylor, Biological Structure
Session

Add to my favorites Rumination as a Mediator for Childhood Adversity and Depression or Anxiety
Presenter
  • Prysilla Unique De La Torre, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Katie McLaughlin, Psychology
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Using Endophytes to Improve Growth of Corn
Presenter
  • Aria Tarudji, Sophomore, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Zareen Khan, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Sharon Doty, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites The Contribution of Floral Scent to Pollination Syndrome
Presenter
  • Theresa Wang, Senior, Public Health-Global Health, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology
  • Jeffrey Riffell, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Rod-Cone Interactions in the Retina
Presenter
  • Mathew Thomas (Mathew) Summers, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Fred Rieke, Physiology & Biophysics
Session

Add to my favorites Alteration of Homing Endonuclease Recognition Site to Target Latent HBV
Presenter
  • Kevin Tze Chi (Kevin) Kwong, Senior, Public Health-Global Health, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Keith Jerome, Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology
  • Nick Weber, Laboratory Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Reversibility of Compound I Formation in the Reduction of Hydrogen Peroxide by Horseradish Peroxidase
Presenter
  • Margaux Marie (Margaux) Pinney, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry Amgen Scholar, Levinson Emerging Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • James Mayer, Chemistry
  • Carolyn Valdez, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites The Influence of Quantum Dot Surface Ligands on the Operation of Hybrid Polymer/Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Presenter
  • Wenbi Wu, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • David Ginger, Chemistry
  • Adam Colbert, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Evidence of Hot Hole Transfer in PbS/Polymer Photovoltaic Blends
Presenter
  • Stephen Tzung Cheng (Stephen) Hsieh, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • David Ginger, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Detection of Mismatched and Perfectly Matched DNA from UV Light Exposure
Presenter
  • Kristi Bischoff, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • David Ginger, Chemistry
  • Yunqi Yan, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of Cyclic Ethers Containing an α-Tetrasubstituted Stereocenter
Presenter
  • Karl Haelsig, Senior, Chemistry (ACS Certified), Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Gojko Lalic, Chemistry
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Sleep Disturbances and Neurocognition in Children with and without Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Presenters
  • Megha Santhosh, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Casey Michelle (Casey) Guilland, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Philip Celerian, Junior, Pre-Nursing
  • Deenpreet Dhaliwal, Junior, Pre-Social Sciences
  • Susie Chen, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Teresa Ward, Nursing
Session

Add to my favorites Induction of Autistic-Like Behavior and Neuroanatomy in Mice after their Exposure to Diagnostic Ultrasound in Utero
Presenter
  • Chelsea Ray (Chelsea) Brossard, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Pierre Mourad, Neurological Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites Living Polymerization via C-H Activation
Presenter
  • Jeremy Housekeeper, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentor
  • Christine Luscombe, Chemistry, Materials Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Impact of Organic Substrates on Growth and Activity of Marine Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea
Presenter
  • Jessie Zou, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Wei Qin, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • David Stahl, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Synthesis and Characterization of Binary Electrooptic Materials
Presenter
  • Anthony Andrew Fok, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Peter Johnston, Chemistry
  • Delwin Elder, Chemistry
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 Characteristics of Pollen Extracted from Local Honey: Implications for Community Gardening
Presenters
  • Jessica Pal, Sophomore, Biology, Chemistry, Edmonds Community College
  • Bunraj Grewal, Sophomore, Biochemistry, Genome, Molecular Biology, Edmonds Community College
Mentor
  • Mary Whitfield, Chemistry, Edmonds Community College
Session

Add to my favorites ET1-ETA Signaling in Atherosclerosis and Vascular Calcification of Type II Diabetic Mice
Presenter
  • Jaimei Zhang, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Yanfeng (Mei) Speer, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Dual Chlorophyll Synthesis Genes in Diatoms: Redundant for a Reason?
Presenter
  • James Miller, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Heather Hunsperger, Biology
  • Rose Ann Cattolico, Biology
Session

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 Devinah (Margarete) Daniels, Senior, Pre-Nursing, Extended Pre-Major
Mentors
  • Mitchell Lee, Pathology
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Alan Herr, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites New Protein Inhibitor of miRNA-21 Biogenesis
Presenter
  • Matthew William (Matthew) Ellis, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Gabriele Varani, Chemistry
  • Yu Chen, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Flowering Time in Natural Settings is Not so Simple as Day Length
Presenter
  • Michael Kwon, Fifth Year, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Takato Imaizumi, Biology
  • Young Hun Song, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites The Complicated Life and Troubled Death of Guy Shearman Peterkin, Early Seattle Urologist
Presenters
  • Breana Murphy, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Jessica Jui Hsuan Wang, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Jack Berryman, Bioethics & Humanities
Session

Add to my favorites The Mechanisms of Regulation in Stomatal Development by Contrasting EPF Peptides in Arabidopsis
Presenter
  • Ya Chen (Lisa) Lin, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Keiko Torii, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Effects of Pulsatile Flow on Bacterial Adhesion
Presenter
  • Tianya Chen, Senior, Bioengineering, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Add to my favorites Stability of a Large Amplification in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenter
  • Jamie Pogachar, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Celia Payen, Genome Sciences
  • Maitreya Dunham, Genome Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites The Effects of Human Paralogs and Allelic Variants of Yeast Bim1 on Signaling in the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Pheromone Response Pathway
Presenter
  • Derek Michael (Derek) Britain, Senior, Bioengineering, Biochemistry Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Roger Brent, Genome Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Do Centromere-Like Regions (CLRs) Regulate DNA Replication Timing?
Presenter
  • Seungbeen (Steven) Lee, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Bonita Brewer, Genome Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Evaluation of a Targeted Approach to Increasing American Indian Tissue Donation
Presenter
  • Corinna Tordillos, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry, American Indian Studies
Mentor
  • Dedra Buchwald, Epidemiology
Session

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
Session

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
Session

Add to my favorites Developing a Brain-Machine-Spinal Interface (BMSI) to Reanimate Forelimb After Spinal Cord Injury
Presenter
  • Ryan Carlson, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Chet Moritz, Neurobiology & Behavior, Physiology & Biophysics, Rehabilitation Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Cyclopropyl Carboxamide (GSK2645947) Resistance in Plasmodium falciparum Parasites
Presenter
  • Soo (SooNee) Tan, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Pradipsinh Rathod, Chemistry
  • Julia Staverosky, Chemistry
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 Boosting Responses to L3 and Other Liver-Stage Antigens in Malaria-Immunized Mice: A Better Way to Identify Targets?
Presenter
  • Zachary Billman, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Sean Murphy, Laboratory Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Understanding Biological Processes of Trypanosoma brucei through Genetic Manipulation
Presenter
  • Sibani Das, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Chris Merritt, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute
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 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 The Pro-Apoptotic Factor Bax Regulates Necrosis During Mycobacterial Pathogenesis
Presenter
  • Sarah Nicole (Sarah) Redmond, Senior, Biochemistry, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Lalita Ramakrishnan, Microbiology
  • Francisco Roca Soler, Microbiology
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 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 Initial Cancer Antigen Encounter in Pre-/Early Malignant Lesions Induces Rapid Dysfunction in Tumor-Specific CD8 T Cells
Presenter
  • Varintra Edlyn (Varintra) Krisnawan, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Andrea Schietinger, Immunology
Session

Add to my favorites Colorectal Cancer Detection using Targeted Serum Metabolic Profiling
Presenter
  • Farhan Himmati, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Daniel Raftery, Anesthesiology
Session

Add to my favorites Vectorization of DNA Cleavage Enzymes for Targeted Provirus Mutagenesis in HIV Therapy
Presenter
  • Harlan Pietz, Senior, Microbiology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Keith Jerome, Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology
  • Daniel Stone, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Rapid and Efficient Immunoaffinity Separation via Temperature-Responsive Reagents
Presenter
  • Emily Barker, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • James Lai, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites AAV6-Mediated Overexpression of Ribonucleotide Reductase (R1R2) Enhances 2-Deoxy-ATP Concentration In Vivo and Improves Cardiac Function
Presenter
  • Elizabeth A (Beth) Gay, Senior, Biochemistry, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Michael Regnier, Bioengineering
  • Sarah Nowakowski, Bioengineering
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 Ultra-Sensitive Sequencing of Colorectal Cancer
Presenter
  • Yun (Nina) Lee, Sophomore, Biochemistry, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Edward Fox, Pathology
  • Lawrence Loeb, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Context Effects in the Brightness Perception of Brown
Presenters
  • Vina Hadyanto, Senior, Psychology
  • Miaolu (Molly) Tang, Senior, Biochemistry, Psychology
Mentor
  • Steven L. Buck, Psychology
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 Exploring the Effects of High Dose Rapamycin in a Mouse Model for Parkinson’s Disease
Presenters
  • Conner Michael (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 Cerebellar Hemorrhage Decreases Proliferation and Disrupts Cerebellum Development
Presenter
  • Olivia Kay (Olivia) Janson, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Christopher Traudt, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Making a Choice between Two Cultures: Psychological Challenges of having a Bicultural Identity
Presenters
  • Nataliya Tsapenko, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry
  • Floriberto Galindo, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Karen Chang, Psychology
  • Yuichi Shoda, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Experience with Na-Cyclamate Decreases Human Taste Sensitivity for Aspartame, as well as for D-Tryptophan and Monosodium Glutamate
Presenters
  • Samer Halabiya, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Alexander Aleksandrovich (Alex) Shcherbakov, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Linda Kennedy, Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry
Session

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

Add to my favorites Subclonal Mutations in Colorectal Cancer
Presenter
  • Yidan Pei, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Edward Fox, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Elucidating the Role of Glutamine during Latent KSHV Infection
Presenter
  • Hanna S. (Hanna) Hong, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Michael Lagunoff, Microbiology
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of Pentose Phosphate Pathway in the Mitochondrial Unfolded Protein Response and Aging
Presenter
  • Jane Jeehyun (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 Routine use of TNM Staging in Radiology Reports for the Treatment of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A National Survey
Presenter
  • Brian Ko, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Upendra Parvathaneni, Radiation Oncology
Session

Add to my favorites Molecular Characterization of Neuronal Susceptibility to Mitochondrial Disease
Presenter
  • Jessica Hui, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Albert Quintana Romero, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Universal Influenza Vaccine: Prime Boost Regimen
Presenters
  • Hannah Maryam (Hannah) Kalinoski, Senior, Sociology, Biochemistry, Microbiology
  • Carrie Anne Baldwin, Senior, Microbiology
Mentor
  • Deborah Fuller, Microbiology
Session

Add to my favorites Sleep Stage Sequence and Memory
Presenters
  • Mykhaylo Davydovych (Misha) Krushelnytskyy, Junior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
  • Leanne Susan (Leanne) Duge, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentors
  • Horacio de la Iglesia, Biology
  • Angela Katsuyama, Biology
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Investigating the Influence of p27 Gene Expression on Blood Vessel Formation and Enlargement
Presenter
  • Tianyuan (George) Fu, Senior, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Applied & Computational Mathematical Sciences (Discrete Mathematics & Algorithms) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Gale Tang, Surgery, VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Session

Add to my favorites In Vitro Analysis of Thymidine Kinase-1 Mediated Phosphorylation of Thymidine, 3'-Deoxy-3'-Fluorothymidine, and 4'-Methyl-Thiothymidine
Presenter
  • Franco Yip, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Jeffrey Schwartz, Radiation Oncology
Session

Add to my favorites Effects of Single Nucleotide Variations in Murine Toll-Like Receptor 1 on NF-kB Responses
Presenter
  • Elizabeth Chang, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Mark Wurfel, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Susanna Harju-Baker, Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
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 Neuronal Regulation of Regenerative Bone Growth in the Zebrafish Fin
Presenter
  • Anthony Miranda (Anthony) Recidoro, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Ron Kwon, Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites A Novel TAK1 Signaling Network Regulating Programmed Necrosis and Myocardial Remodeling  
Presenter
  • Jessica Doan, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Qinghang Liu, Physiology & Biophysics
Session

Add to my favorites Nanopore Sequencing using Bisulfite-treated DNA
Presenters
  • Kenji Morinaka (Kenji) Doering, Senior, Mathematics, Physics: Biophysics Amgen Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
  • Jenny Mae Paycana Samson, Recent Graduate, Biochemistry EIP Scholar
Mentor
  • Ian Derrington, Physics
Session

Add to my favorites Passive Flow Control in Multi-Step Paper Diagnostic Cards
Presenter
  • Jeff Yang, Senior, Biochemistry, Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Elain Fu, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Identification of Causative De Novo Variants in Childhood Epileptic Encephalopathies
Presenter
  • Adiba Khan, Senior, Biochemistry, Communication (Journalism) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Heather Mefford, Pediatrics
Session

Add to my favorites Potentials for Increased Efficiency of Rice Production by using Endophytes
Presenters
  • Kevin Adrykaputra, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Caileigh Grace (Caileigh) Shoot, Junior, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Mentor
  • Zareen Khan, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

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

Add to my favorites Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery and Remission of Type II Diabetes Mellitus
Presenters
  • Ji Hong (Ji-Hong) Min, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
  • So-Young Min, Senior, Biology (Physiology), Biochemistry
Mentors
  • David Flum, Surgery
  • Yuki Aoki, Surgery
Session

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 Gene Therapy in a Canine Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Analysis of a Preclinical Measurement
Presenter
  • MacKenzie Rinaldi, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Martin Childers, Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Melissa Goddard, Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Zejing Wang, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Pulmonary Hypertension Study
Presenters
  • Asha Meloottu, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Shilpa Santhosh, Junior, Pre-Health Sciences
  • Olivia Meijia Wong, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
  • Daniel Masin, Senior, Business Administration (Finance)
  • Se Won An, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
  • Jacob Zachary (Jacob) De Berry, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
Mentors
  • Gail Van Norman, Anesthesiology
  • Kevin Ma, Anesthesiology, Surgery
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Add to my favorites Role of PPARalpha in Sepsis
Presenter
  • Sara Maskal, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Stephen Standage, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Hospital
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Add to my favorites Type III Interferons Induce Robust Gene Expression Changes in Microglia
Presenter
  • Michael Iorga, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Jonathan Weinstein, Neurology
  • Richard Lee, Neurology
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Add to my favorites The Effects of Chronic Paternal and Pre-conception Maternal Alcohol Exposure on Craniofacial Development in Offspring of Mice
Presenters
  • Erika Ashley Jessett, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Chia-Chun (Olga) Chen, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Murat Maga, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
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Add to my favorites Korean Americans Adherence to Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines
Presenters
  • Juseong (Jason) Lee, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Kunyoung (Eunice) Kim, Junior, French
  • Hejie Choi, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Linda Ko, Health Services
  • Jihye Yoon, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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