Honors and Theses Titles Spring 2006

Name Advisor Title
BISC 350
Banica, Maria Webb C-terminal Binding Protein (CtBP) Represses p16INK4A Expression in Primary Human Cells
Chae, Christina Allen Studying the Effect of Strobe treatments on Neurogenesis in Procambrus brains
Glynn, Emily Hood-DeGrenier Using microarray analysis to measure the effects of rapamycin treatment on TOR-pathway related gene expression in a clb5 knock-out strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Hubbard, Elizabeth Peterman incomplete as of 5/27/05
Kagucia, Wangeci Allen An Investigation of Bacterial Isolates from
Chromate- and Lead-Rich Soil in the Paint Shop Pond Area
Liu, Debbie Harris DNA microarray analysis of global gene expression patterns of phot1 and phot2 mutants in Arabidopsis
Leavitt, Hilaire Peterman Characterization of a putative patellin2
interacting protein, ubiquitin 10
Mihaylova, Boryana Webb Mapping the epitope of protein A33
Riguero, Valeria Allen Using NMR Spectroscopy to Study Nitrogen Metabolism in
in Cyanobacteria
Schmidt, Logan Buchholtz Vocal Discrimination in Rockhopper Penguins
Soodoo, Natasha Cameron Altered Ion Channel Activity and the Survival of Animals Exposed to Low Oxygen Stress
NEUR 350
Wolf, Pavlina Smith Illuminating the Specific Localization of
Battenin in the Endosomal Pathway
Yang, Rebecca Berger-Sweeney How early can we detect a Rett-like
phenotype in MeCP2 mouse models?
BISC 250
Federici, Valery Allen Analyses of differences between microbiological articles in the public and professional press
Mohammad, Marium Hood-DeGrenier Micro-Array Analysis of Clb5 treated with Rampaycin
Nguyen, Michelle Allen How Do Cyanobacteria Make Their Environment Less Acidic?
Pesout, Caitlin Allen How Do Cyanobacteria Make Their Environment Less Acidic
BISC 250 H
Bhattacharya, Tina Sequeira What can DNA sequences teach us about
evolution and formation of new species in the Galapagos Archipelago?
Sijapati, Manisha Sequeira Obtaining the mitochondrial cytochrome
oxidase subunit II (COII) gene sequence of Galapanagus caroli from the Galapagos Islands (Floreana)
Su, Joanna Sequeira Population differentiation of beetles in the Galapagos Islands
BISC 370
Delamaide, Joy Koniger Effects of Altered Chloroplast Morphology in Arabidopsis thaliana on Both Chloroplast Movement and Recovery from Light Stress
Deng, Donna Allen The cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 and acid tolerance response
Ho, Lydia Allen Using 31P and 23Na NMR spectroscopy to study the pH homeostasis mechanism of a cyanobacterium, Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803, in response to acid stress
Kwambana, Brenda Allen An Investigation of Lead, Chromate and Antibiotic Resistant Bacterial Strains Isolated from Wetland Soils Contaminated with Heavy Metals
Lyo, Victoria Hood-DeGrenier Elucidating the cytoplasmic roles of the yeast mitotic cyclin Clb2 via a synthetic lethal screen and biochemical assays
Moin, Sogole Allen Regulation of Nitrate Reductase in Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6308
BIOC 370
Boulton, Cortney Hood-DeGrenier Investigating the role of Clb2 subcellular localization in cell cycle regulation
Chen, Jing Allen Acid stress response of synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803
Nevidomskyte, Daiva Harris Investigating Phototropin Mediated Blue Light Signal Transduction Pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana
Stumpfova, Magda Smith Morphologic and Biochemical Analysis of Rat Cardiac Tissue Continuously Treated with the ?-Adrenergic Agonist Isoproterenol: Factors Contributing to Heart Failure
Chen, Jerri Cameron Cardioprotective Effects of Katp Channel Activation During Hypoxia in Goldfish (Carassius auratus)
Swann, Kathryn Berger-Sweeney Examining volumetric alterations in an Mecp2-null mouse model of Rett Syndrome
Tochiki, Keri Goldman Role of Active Dendrites in a Model of the Neural Correlate of Short-Term Memory