Session 1Q

Biological Structure and Function

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM | Moderated by Matt Kaeberlein
Add to my favorites Early Fatty Acid Vesicles Interact Selectively with Amino Acids: The Origins of Life
Presenter
  • Sean Dickson, Junior, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Sarah L. Keller, Chemistry
  • Roy Black, Chemistry

Add to my favorites Mechanisms of Inhibition of Glycoprotein from Bacterial Adhesin, FimH
Presenter
  • Chantalle Bell, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
  • Laura Carlucci, Bioengineering

Add to my favorites Extrapolating a Synthetic, Orthogonal Auxin-TIR1 Receptor Pair in Solanum lycopersicum
Presenter
  • Antonio (Tonio) Chaparro, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Aarthi Putarjunan, Biology
  • Keiko Torii, Biology

Add to my favorites Humanizing Yeast TOR: Development of a Strain of Yeast to Capture Human Relevant mTOR Inhibitors to Use in Cancer Treatments
Presenter
  • Anh Diep, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Michael Kiflezghi, Pathology, School of Medicine

Add to my favorites Elucidatidating the Binding Interaction of the LINK-A lncRNA to PIP3 Using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectroscopy 
Presenter
  • Angelique Amado, Recent Graduate, Chemistry, University of Washington Howard Hughes Scholar, UW Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program
Mentor
  • Gabriele Varani, Chemistry

Add to my favorites Rigid Uso1 Protein Construction and Testing for Tethering Mechanism
Presenter
  • Weisha Liu, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Alexey Merz, Biochemistry, Physiology & Biophysics

Add to my favorites Investigating Nuclear Localization Patterns in NUP188 Patients using Live Cell Fluorescence
Presenter
  • Natalie J. Weed, Senior, Economics, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Heather Mefford, Pediatrics
  • Alison Muir, Pediatrics

Add to my favorites Improvement and Validation of Dotted Traction Force Microscopy Platform
Presenter
  • Zhexuan Yan, Senior, Mechanical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Nathan Sniadecki, Mechanical Engineering
  • Kevin Beussman, Mechanical Engineering