Session 1B

Physiology & Disease

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM | Moderated by Sarah Pierce
Add to my favorites Isolation and Characterization of Circulating Tumor Cells
Presenter
  • Elizabeth Chang, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • C. Anthony Blau, Hematology
  • Jackie Stilwell, RareCyte

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

Add to my favorites Insulin Release is Mediated by Paracrine Factors Released from Islet Endothelial Cells
Presenter
  • Phil Mc Namara, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Rebecca Hull, Medicine
  • Michael Peters, Medicine, Seattle Institute for Biomedical and Clinical Research

Add to my favorites Translational Study Evaluating the Mechanisms of Improved Glucose Homeostasis and Type II Diabetes Mellitus Remission after Bariatric Surgery using Ossabaw Miniature Swine Animal Model
Presenter
  • Ky Ngo, Senior, Biology (Physiology) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • David Flum, Surgery
  • Vlad Simianu, Surgery

Add to my favorites Effects of Increased Fatty Acid Oxidation on Endurance Capacity in Mice
Presenter
  • Samuel Curtis, Junior, Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology, Whitman College
Mentor
  • Stephen Kolwicz, Anesthesiology, Medicine

Add to my favorites Cardiac Myocyte Cell Cycle Regulation
Presenter
  • Yun Yu Wu, Senior, Biochemistry, Microbiology
Mentors
  • Robb MacLellan, Medicine, Cardiology
  • Danny El-Nachef, Medicine

Add to my favorites Functional Role of Integrin Alpha 8 in Lung Fibrosis
Presenter
  • Kelly Tsukiyo (Kelly) Kennewick, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Chi Hung, Medicine
  • Bill Altemeier, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Yu-Hua Chow, Medicine