Found 23 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Thermodynamic Properties of the High-Affinity Binding of Glutathione to Glutathione S-Transferase Quantified by Isothermal Titration Calorimetry
Presenter
  • Clay Renshaw, Junior, Biochemistry, University of Nevada Las Vegas McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Ronald Gary, Biochemistry, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Session

Add to my favorites Comparing the Role of Arhgaps in the Anterior Migration of Mesodermal Cells during Zebrafish Posterior Body Development
Presenter
  • Jenan Alsarraf, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • David Kimelman, Biochemistry
  • Natalie Smith, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Identifying the Role of RHY-1 in the C. elegans Response to H2S
Presenter
  • Colette Anne Felton, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Dana Miller, Biochemistry
  • Frazer Heinis, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Inhibition of Epigenetic Remodeling Prevents Tail Regeneration in Xenopus 
Presenter
  • Marcus Harland Dunaway, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Andrea Wills, Biochemistry
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Drosophila melanogaster: Unlocking the Mechanisms of Small Molecule Cancer Drugs through Germline-Specific Gene Knockdown
Presenters
  • Daniel Kennedy (Dan) Brewer, Senior, Biology (Physiology) Mary Gates Scholar
  • Julien Roy Ishibashi, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Hannele Ruohola-Baker, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Worming the Way to a Genetically Tractable BRCA1 Model
Presenter
  • Natali Michelle Shumlak, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Rachel Klevit, Biochemistry
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites In Vivo Drug Screen of Drosophila melanogaster Germline Stem Cells 
Presenters
  • Bahar Sadat (Bahar) Heydari, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Beeta Sadat Heydari, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Hannele Ruohola-Baker, Biochemistry
  • Debra Del Castillo, , Huntington Study Group
Session

Add to my favorites Utilizing Novel Computer Designed Cages to Cluster and Activate Tie2
Presenter
  • Ty (Alex) Bottorff, Recent Graduate, Secondary Education, Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Washington UW Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program
Mentor
  • Hannele Ruohola-Baker, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites A Designed Self-Assembling Nanoparticle Vaccine for Parenteral Induction of Mucosal Immune Responses
Presenter
  • Rose B Fields, Sophomore, Pre Engineering UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Neil King, Biochemistry
  • Karla-Luise Herpoldt, Biochemistry, Bioengineering
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:15 PM

Add to my favorites Vaccine for East Coast Fever
Presenter
  • Brian Hyung Chan Kim, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Neil King, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Regulating Disorder with Disorder: Molecular Insights to the Ubiquitin Conjugating Enzyme, Ube2W
Presenter
  • Donovan Y Phua, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Rachel Klevit, Biochemistry
  • Tobias Ritterhoff, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Design of Symmetric Fc-Binding Homooligomers
Presenter
  • Vanessa Thuy Anh Nguyen, Senior, Bioen: Nanoscience & Molecular Engr Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Franziska Seeger, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Design of Artificial Metallo-Enzymes with Tunable Redox Properties  
Presenter
  • Tanu Priya, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering
Mentors
  • David Baker, Biochemistry
  • Anindya Roy, Biochemistry
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites RNA Interference Screen for Genes Involved in JNK Dependant Basal Cell Extrusion of Drosophila melanogaster
Presenters
  • Catherine Baoanh Pham, Junior, Business Administration
  • Katherine Kaidi Zhao, Senior, Microbiology
  • Shannon J Hu, Junior, Pre-Sciences UW Honors Program
  • Sung Ahn, Sophomore, Pre-Social Sciences
  • Brittney Renee Spooner, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Jiae Lee, Biochemistry
  • Young Kwon, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Engineered Chemically Induced Dimerization Systems for Control of Cellular Processes
Presenters
  • Mina Nguyen (Mina) Dinh, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Karen Brittney Immendorf, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
  • Luis Angel Gomez Castillo, Senior, Psychology, Microbiology
Mentors
  • Liangcai Gu, Biochemistry
  • Shoukai Kang, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Comparative Analysis of Smoking-Induced DNA Methylation in Blood Versus Lung
Presenter
  • Joshua Michael (Josh) Dawson, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Ite Offringa, Biochemistry, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
  • Daniel Mullen, Biochemistry, University of Southern California
Session

Add to my favorites Developing a Tool for the Investigation of Hydrogen Sulfide Response in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Silvia Antonia Rus, Senior, Environmental Health UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Chris Braden, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Business Case Assessment and Asset Valuation for Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccine Candidate
Presenter
  • Jack Montana Lalonde, Senior, Bioengineering CoMotion Mary Gates Innovation Scholar
Mentors
  • Lance Stewart, Biochemistry
  • Neil King, Biochemistry
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites The Effect of Ca2+ Concentrations on Eyesight
Presenter
  • Daniel Brock, Senior, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Rachel Hutto, Biochemistry
  • Susan Brockerhoff, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Attaching pH-Responsive Proteins to Synthetic Nucleocapsids for Endosomal Escape
Presenter
  • Sharon H. Ke, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • David Baker, Biochemistry
  • Gabriel Butterfield, Biochemistry, Institute for Protein Design
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Design of IL-17A Cytokine Binders
Presenter
  • Lauren Marie Miller, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • David Baker, Biochemistry
  • Franziska Seeger, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Energy Homeostasis Neural Circuitry in the Brain Regulates the Composition of the Gut Microbiota
Presenter
  • Sedona Noel Ewbank, Senior, Biochemistry, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentors
  • Richard Palmiter, Biochemistry
  • Carlos Campos, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Structural Characterization of Designed Fusion Proteins
Presenter
  • Evelyn (Chenen) Tsai, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • David Baker, Biochemistry
  • Una Nattermann, Biochemistry
Session