Found 20 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Insula Activation and What it May Tell Us About Food Motivation in Anorexia Nervosa: A Systematic Literature Review
Presenter
  • Roxana Karina Vazquez, Senior, Psychology, Biology, Neuroscience, University of Nevada Las Vegas McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Kristen Culbert, Psychology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Session

Add to my favorites Phenotypic Effects of HscA and HscB Expression on Interstrand Crosslink Resistance in Escherichia coli
Presenter
  • Jedidiah Acott, Senior, Biology, Psychology, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Justin Courcelle, Biology, Portland State University
Session

Add to my favorites ComGen Authentic Undergraduate Research Project
Presenters
  • Li (Lily) Ling, Freshman, Biology, Pierce College
  • Ran Jin, Freshman, Biology, Pierce College
Mentor
  • Elysia Mbuja, Biology, Pierce College
Session

Add to my favorites Human Walking Behavior at Crosswalks
Presenters
  • Azariea Bonner-Harris, Senior, Physiology, Seattle Pacific University
  • Emily Stohler, Junior, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Seattle Pacific University
  • Nicholas Lee, Junior, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Seattle Pacific University
  • Tristen Wilson, Junior, Biology, Seattle Pacific University
Mentor
  • Cara Wall-Scheffler, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites Gene Sequencing of Pseudomonas fluorescens L5. 1-96 to Discover Genes Associated with Wheat Take All Disease
Presenters
  • Savannah Phipps, Sophomore, Biology, Pierce College
  • Damien Puentes, Sophomore, Associates of Science, Pierce College
Mentor
  • Elysia Mbuja, Biology, Pierce College
Session

Add to my favorites Identifying the Supercolonizer Ability and Genetic Links of Pseudomonas fluorescens Strain L5.1-96 to Other Pseudomonas Species
Presenters
  • Eli Gonzalez-Perez, Sophomore, Biology, Pierce College
  • Vince Le Bleu, Sophomore, Chemistry, Biology, Pierce College
Mentor
  • Elysia Mbuja, Biology, Pierce College
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Stimulation of Neuronal Toll-like Receptor 7 on C-fibers Increases Nerve Growth in vitro
Presenter
  • Karol Wai, Senior, Biology, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Matthew Drake, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Becky Proskocil, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites MRI For Detection of Immune Response in Targeted Breast Cancer Therapy
Presenter
  • Neal B (Neal) Shekar, Junior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth, Biology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Savannah Partridge, Radiology
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Structural Modeling of Evolutionary Conserved Region in Cyrano/OIP5-AS1
Presenter
  • Dreycey Albin, Recent Graduate, Chemistry, Biology, University of Washington McNair Scholar, UW Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program
Mentor
  • Gabriele Varani, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites The Position of the Uterus, and its Correlation to Ovarian Function
Presenters
  • Danisha Christian, Junior, Biology, Seattle Central College NASA Space Grant Scholar
  • Chanel Wahidi
Mentor
  • Joshua Whorley, Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics, Seattle Central College
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:15 PM

Add to my favorites Factors Influencing Epiphyte Distributions in Temperate Rainforests 
Presenter
  • Laura (McKinley) Nevins, Senior, Biology, University of Puget Sound
Mentor
  • Carrie Woods, Biology, University of Puget Sound
Session

Add to my favorites Red Blood Cell Derived Exosome: A Promising Biomarker to Track Parkinson’s Disease
Presenters
  • Sabrina Xie, Junior, Biology Mary Gates Scholar
  • Matthew Shane (Matt) Bercow, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Jing Zhang, Pathology
  • Tessandra Stewart, Pathology, Pathology
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites Evaluating Growth and Quantifying Partitioned Cellular Production of EF-Tu Protein in Probiotic Bacteria
Presenters
  • Nicholas (Nick) Johnston, Sophomore, Biochemistry, Bellevue College
  • Nicholas Galanos
  • Zelie Roberts, Sophomore, Biology, Bellevue College
Mentors
  • Richard Glover, Chemistry, Lane Community College
  • Lucas Monkkonen, Chemistry, Bellevue College
Session

Add to my favorites Chemical-Genetic Manipulation of Anchored Kinase Signaling During the Cell Cycle
Presenter
  • Akansha Bhat, Senior, Biology
Mentors
  • John Scott, Pharmacology
  • Paula Bucko, Pharmacology
Session

Add to my favorites Effect of Cold Plasma Plume on Living Plants Tissue
Presenters
  • Erika Simburger, Fifth Year, Pre Physical Therapy, Edmonds Community College
  • Erica Toikka, Sophomore, Bioengineering, Biology, Nursing, Edmonds Community College
Mentor
  • Jonathan Miller, Biology, Edmonds Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Bioremediation Using Mushrooms
Presenters
  • Alyssa Liming, Freshman, Biology Chemistry, Bellevue College
  • Navya Garimella, Sophomore, Biology, Bellevue College
  • Tara Ghazanfari, Sophomore, Biochemistry, Biology, Oceanography, Bellevue College
Mentors
  • Michael Hanson, Botany, Bellevue College
  • Irene Shaver, Environmental Science, Bellevue College
Session

Add to my favorites Role of Actin Cytoskeleton in Cellular Aging
Presenter
  • Miguel Arenas Mailig, Senior, Microbiology, Biology
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Nikolay Burnaevskiy, Pathology
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Dose-Dependent Photoreactivation in an Excision-Repair Mutant of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
Presenters
  • Nataliia Piestrup, Sophomore, Nursing, Pre-medical, Wenatchee Valley Coll
  • Jared Harris, Sophomore, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Wenatchee Valley Coll
Mentors
  • Sue Kane, , Wenatchee Valley College
  • Steve Stefanides, Biological Sciences, Wenatchee Valley College
Session

Add to my favorites The Effects of Environmental Stress on Streptomycin Resistant E. coli
Presenters
  • Michelle Clarissa, Sophomore, Biology, North Seattle College
  • Danny Alvarez, Sophomore, Biology, North Seattle College
  • Lindsay Owings
  • Abdullah Farajallah, Sophomore, Biology, Chemisrty, North Seattle College
  • Janet Lynn Nickels,
Mentors
  • Ann Murkowski, Biological Sciences, North Seattle College
  • Kalyn Owens, Chemistry, North Seattle College
Session

Add to my favorites Polyethylene Glycol-Mediated Transformation of P. ostreatus with the Human Insulin Gene
Presenters
  • Noah Biru, Non-Matriculated, Biochemistry, North Seattle College
  • Karen Gaffney, Non-Matriculated, Bioengineering, North Seattle College
  • Dylan Yu, Recent Graduate, History, North Seattle College
  • Uchechi Esonu, Recent Graduate, Biology, North Seattle College
  • Amelia Reesman, Non-Matriculated, Biomedical Engineering , North Seattle College
Mentors
  • Ann Murkowski, Biological Sciences, North Seattle College
  • Kalyn Owens, Chemistry, North Seattle College
Session