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Yale BioSTEP Students, Mentors & Research Topics

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Year Student College Mentor Research
1992 Jude J. Ade Southern Connecticut State University Lynn Cooley, PhD
Genetics
Molecular Analysis of Quail, A Gene Involved in Drosophila Oogenesis
1992 Eric D. Brown Morehouse College Jeffrey Bender, MD
Molecular Medicine
The Biology of Human Endothelial Cells
1992 Dirk Johnson Morehouse College Michael Brines, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Sodium Pump Activity - Potential Protective Mechanism for Excitotoxicity
1992 Reginald Marable Morehouse College James Anderson, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
The Molecular Biology of Epithelial Cell Tight Junctions
1992 Elena M. Martinez Stoffel Yale University Carl Hashimoto, PhD
Cell Biology
The Molecular Biology of Drosophila Embryogenesis
1992 Scott Porter Morehouse College Michael Stern, PhD
Genetics
The Post-translational Processing of PTHrP
1992 Tanya R. Ruff Gure Yale University Carrie Redlich, MD
Internal Medicine
Anti Cancer and Immunomodulatory Effects of Vitamin A in Asbestos Exposed Workers
1992 Scott V. Simms Yale University M. Stephen Meyn, PhD
Genetics
Genetic Recombination in the Transgenic Mouse
1992 Toni Tildon Yale University Bennett Shaywitz, MD
Pediatrics
Learning and Attention Disorders
1992 Debra M. Townsend Tougaloo College Lisa Matovcik, PhD
Cell Biology
The Molecular Biology of Drosophila Embryogenesis
1992 Zsakeba Watkins Henderson Oakwood College Robert Riley, MD
Internal Medicine
The Molecular Biology of Calcium Channels in Renal Epithelial
1992 Reginald Williams Savannah State University Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
The Determination of Coronary Artery Disease with Arbutamine-Thalium-201 Scintigraphy
1992 Jacqueline Williams-Olango Oakwood College David Coleman, MD
Internal Medicine
The Regulation of EGR-1, An Early Growth Response Gene
1993 Rodney K. Alan Morehouse College Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
Electrolyte Transport in the Distal Tubule
1993 Andrea D. Brown Morgan State University Nancy Berliner, MD
Internal Medicine
Control of Differential Expression of Human Neutrophil Gelatinase
1993 Kathy J. Carmichael Temple University Michael Stern, PhD
Genetics
Parathyroid Hormone Related-Protein Secretion in Breast Cancer Cells; Interaction with Bone Secretion
1993 Albert George Jr. Savannah State University John Forrest, MD
Internal Medicine
Immunological Screening of B. Burgdorferi
1993 Quentin A. Guinn Yale University M. Stephen Meyn, PhD
Genetics
Fanconi Anemia: cDNA Complementation Study
1993 Tyehimba A. Hunt-Harrison Winston-Salem State University Frank Richards, MD
Internal Medicine
Studies on the Laminin Receptor Gene and Beta-Gluoan Synthase Gene of Pneumocystis Carinii
1993 Stacey Irizarry Princeton University Priscilla Dannies, PhD
Pharmacology
Trafficking of Proteins in GH4C1 Cells
1993 Trenton L. James Clark Atlanta University Eric Fearon, PhD
Molecular Medicine
Expression of Spliced DCC Messenger RNAs in Xenopus Development
1993 Dirk Johnson Morehouse College Mahboubeh Eghbali-Webb, PhD
Anesthesiology
Fragmentation of Collagen Promoter for Thyroid Hormone Binding Assay
1993 Kimberly J. McIntosh Yale University Peter Cresswell, PhD
Immunobiology
Identifying the Phenotype of the T Cell Most Conducive for Tumor Suppression
1993 Mariluz Rivera Hernandez University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Ira Mellman, PhD
Cell Biology
Distribution of Rab Proteins in B Lymphocytes: Possible Role in Antigen Processing
1993 Nicole Simpson Trinity College (CT) Linda Bartoshuk, PhD
Surgery
Genetic Variation in Ability to Perceive PROP (6-n-Propylthiouracil). - I. Is there a difference between sexes? II. Does PROP status influence the response to sweeteners
1993 Jomila C. Smith Prairie View A&M University Maritza Perez, MD
Dermatology
Phenotypes of the T Cell Involved in Tumor Suppression
1993 Utasha N. Watkins Winston-Salem State University Linda Bockenstedt, MD
Internal Medicine
The Outer Surface Protein C (Osp C) in Lyme Disease
1993 Bobby A. Wrights Morehouse College George Miller, MD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Detection of Epstein Barr Virus
1994 Jamy M. Albo McGee University of Hawaii at Manoa David Gonda, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Isolation of Conditional Mutations in Yeast CDC34 (UBC3) Ubiquitin-Conjugating (E2) Enzyme
1994 Regina Bailey Hampton University Jill Lacy, MD
Internal Medicine
Mutational Analysis of an EBV-responsive Enhancer Element of CD23
1994 Melanie M. Belt Xavier University of Louisiana Mahboubeh Eghbali-Webb, PhD
Anesthesiology
Identification of Thyroid Hormone Responsive Elements on the Collagen Type 1 Promoter
1994 Ako D. Bradford Tougaloo College Joel Rosebaum, PhD
Cell Biology
Cloning of Myosin-1 Genes in Chiamydomonas
1994 Erika N. Brown Prairie View A&M University Karen Anderson, PhD
Pharmacology
Purification of Wild Type and AZT-Resistant HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase
1994 Minerva Carrasquillo Trinity College (CT) James Jamieson, MD/PhD
Cell Biology
The Biology of Human Neutrophil Gelatinase
1994 Sonya D. Coaxum Benedict College James Howe, PhD
Pharmacology
Studies of Edited and Unedited Forms of Glutamate-receptor Subunits
1994 Aaron R. Davis Rust College Michael Stern, PhD
Genetics
Isolation and Purification of a Mid Region Fragment of PTHrP Secreted by a Transfected Rat Insulinoma Cell Line
1994 Alicia M. Dodson Yale University Gary Rudnick, PhD
Pharmacology
Construction of a Chimeric Neurotransmitter Transporter
1994 Wanda L. Henderson Wells Yale University Paula Kavathas, PhD
Laboratory Medicine
Search for Regulatory Elements Involved in the Production of the CD8 Cell Surface Protein
1994 Anne B. Horne Norfolk State University John Pawelek, PhD
Dermatology
Investigation of the Effects of Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone and 3-Isobutyl-1-Methyl-Xanthine on Human Melanoma Cells
1994 Robert L. Moore Jackson State University Nancy Ruddle, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Screening and Maintenance of HTLV-1 LTR-tax Mice Colony
1994 Zuri Murrell Morehouse College Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
The Effect of Temperature on a Transformed Mouse Renal Distal Tubule Cell Line
1994 Bridget Rideau Jackson State University Anuradha Ray, PhD
Internal Medicine
Synergistic Activation of the Interleukin 6 Promoter by Transcription Factors NF-IL6 and NF-KB
1994 Carlos R. Rodriguez Haverford College Oscar Rosales, MD
Internal Medicine
Role of Protein Kinase C Beta-1 in Endothelial Cells
1994 Strutha C. Rouse II Clark Atlanta University Michael Lerner, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Molecular Biology of G-protein Coupled Receptors
1994 Robert M. Turner, Jr. Morehouse College Elias Lolis, PhD
Pharmacology
Interactions of the Erythropoietin Receptor
1994 Ivonne Vidal Pizarro Florida International University Robert Heimer, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Establishing a System for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection of T-Cells in Culture
1995 Kimberly M. Anderson Xavier University of Louisiana Gary Rudnick, PhD
Pharmacology
Characterizing GABA Transporters in Transfected Cell Lines
1995 Wiston K. Carhee Morehouse College Brian Smith, PhD
Laboratory Medicine
The Immunobiology of Immune Thrombocytopenia
1995 Neva A. Daley Yale University Dieter Soll, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Increasing Transfer RNA Specificity of Glutaminyl-TRNA Synthetase
1995 Cynthia M. Gary Shaw University Frederick Sigworth, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Measuring the Modulation of Calcium Channels Using PKA and PKC Activating Agents
1995 De Shawndranique D. Gray Xavier University of Louisiana Oscar Rosales, MD
Internal Medicine
Function of Protein Kinase C in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells
1995 Djana F. Harp Spelman College M. Stephen Meyn, PhD
Genetics
Studying Genetic Recombination In Vivo
1995 Beverly A. Harrington Delaware State University Priscilla Dannies, PhD
Pharmacology
Determination of Prolactin Action on Nb2 Rat Lymphoma Cells as a Function of It's Ability to be Phosphorylated
1995 Hasan A. Hobbs Morehouse College Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Evaluation of Dobutamine Stress for Detection of Ischemia
1995 Fayestina Lopez Howard University Frank Richards, MD
Internal Medicine
Controlling Disease via Recombinant Genes in Symbiotic Bacteria
1995 Terri Moore Bennett College David Ward, PhD
Genetics
Identification of Yeast Article Chromosomes that Span a Translocation Break Point in a Patient with Spina Bifida
1995 Adrienne B. Perkins Bennett College Sherman Weissman, MD/PhD
Genetics
Identification of Yeast Article Chromosomes that Span a Translocation Break Point in a Patient with Spina Bifida
1995 Francisco Ruiz University of Puerto Rico - Humacao University College David Ellison, MD
Internal Medicine
Tentative Identification and Expression of the Human Thiazide Co-Transporter
1995 Toni A. Williams Morgan State University Lynn Cooley, PhD
Genetics
Analysis of Mutations of the Drosophila Cytoskeletal Gene, K
1996 Atoya M. Adams Yale University Linda Bockenstedt, MD
Internal Medicine
Effect of Outer Surface Protein-Specific Antibodies on Borrelia burgdorferi Protein Expression in Vivo
1996 Lisa N. Blair Amherst College Grace Lee, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Studies in reproductive endocrinology and infertility
1996 April Brooks Xavier University of Louisiana Mahboubeh Eghbali-Webb, PhD
Anesthesiology
Hypoxia Regulates Human Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation
1996 Tanjala T. Gipson Xavier University of Louisiana Ruth Wood, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Galanin Immunoreactivity in the Limbic System of the Syrian Hamster
1996 Edmund Ho University of California, Berkeley Sankar Ghosh, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
IkB- Degradation is Dependent Upon its N-Terminal Domain and PEST Sequence
1996 Azul Jaffer Union College Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
Mechanisms of renal transcellular ion transport
1996 Nwanneka Okolo Syracuse University Margaret Riley, PhD
Biology
The Evolution of Colicin Resistance
1996 Nathan C. Rowland Morehouse College Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Calculation of Regional Myocardial Deformation Utilizing Implanted sonomicrometers: Validation and Application
1996 Detra Tisdale Spelman College Robert Heimer, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
The Propagation of Ehrlichia chaffensis in Terminally Differentiated HL-60 Cells
1996 Anuli Umeojiako Delaware State University Henrick Dohlman, PhD
Pharmacology
Use of Chimeras to Identify Sites of G protein Subunit Interaction
1997 Eric Ackah Delaware State University Mahboubeh Eghbali-Webb, PhD
Anesthesiology
Hypoxia Regulated TGF-beta-induced DNA Synthesis in Human Cardiac Fibroblasts: Role of the Mitogen-Activated/Stress- Activated Protein Kinases
1997 Siddeeqah D. Bilal Tougaloo College Cecilia Canessa, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Protein Expression and Localization of ENaC Subunits of Rat Tissues
1997 Samira L. Brown Xavier University of Louisiana Spyridon Artavanis-Tsakonas, PhD
Cell Biology
Notch Protein in Drosophila
1997 Kelly D. Darby Oakwood College Bita Moghaddam, PhD
Psychiatry
Regulation of Striatal Dopamine Release by Group II Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors
1997 Nicole M. DiFonzo Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ronald Breaker, PhD
Biology
Selection for a Self Cleaving DNA Enzyme with the Co-factor Histamine
1997 Ma Katrina Dy Dartmouth College Priscilla Dannies, PhD
Pharmacology
Regulation of Neuroendocrine Proteins When Secretory Granule Accumulation Is Induced
1997 Jeanette Forsberg Alabama State University Charles Radding, PhD
Genetics
Purification and Characterization of Human Rad51 Protein
1997 Kimberly T. Fowler Tennessee State University Thomas Brown, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Morphology of Neurons In Perirhinal Cortex Following Whole- Cell Recording Using Direct Visualization
1997 Keisha V. Gibson Stillman College Gary Desir, MD
Internal Medicine
Autosomal Polycystic Kidney Disease and Site Determination of Rabbit PKD2
1997 Christopher A. Gilmore Morehouse College Michael Ezekowitz, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Combination Hemotherapy and Mortality Prevention
1997 Khary Harmon Yale University Craig Crews, PhD
Biology
Ascertaining the Mode of Action of the Anti-Angiogenic Compound Fumagillin and its Derivatives
1997 Timothy J. Harris Morehouse College Emile Boulpaep, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Immunochemical Attributes of NBC (Sodium Bicarbonate Cotransport)
1997 Maria R. Hernandez Mendez Wiley College Henrick Dohlman, PhD
Pharmacology
Subcloning of GPA1 Mutant
1997 Deborah J. Lee California State University, Los Angeles Ira Mellman, PhD
Cell Biology
Potential Upstream Interactions with CDC42
1997 Nadine A. Lettman Cornell University Fred Gorelick, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Effect of Ethanol on Cholecystokinin Induced Cellular Injury
1997 Brandy D. Lloyd Dillard University Paula Kavathas, PhD
Laboratory Medicine
Analysis of Enhancer Activity in Select Hypersensitive Sites Downstream of the CD8b Gene
1997 Amy L. Marks Davidson College John Leventhal, MD
Pediatrics
A Comparison of Differences in Serious Injuries in Maltreated Children in the 1980's and 1990's
1997 Myesha R. Mooney Green Hampton University Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Engineering and Characterizing the Threonine 176 to Aspartic Acid Mutation of DNA Polymerase
1997 Eyiuche Okeke York College Gabriel Haddad, MD
Pediatrics
Effects of Chronic Hypoxia on Neocortical Cells of Rat In Vitro
1997 Darinel Ortiz Padilla University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
ENaC Along the Rabbit Nephron
1997 Jackie K. Outley William Carey College Gary Mack, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Renal Function Following High Intensity Exercise in Humans
1997 Kavita Parikh Brown University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Regulation of Galanin Receptors in the Brain by Morphine
1997 Jo Reed Xavier University of Louisiana Nigel Grindley, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Isolation of a Peptide Heptamer Targeted for HIV Integrase Using a Phage Display Library
1997 Tyler K. Smith Hampton University Robert Malison, MD
Psychiatry
The Effect of Mazindol on Serotonin Uptake in Cocaine Addicts
1997 Akilah F. Weber Xavier University of Louisiana Elias Lolis, PhD
Pharmacology
Expression and Purification of Macrophage Inflammatory Protein-2
1997 Lisa J. Wong Princeton University Gary Rudnick, PhD
Pharmacology
The Impaired Transport Ability of Serotonin-Norepinephrine Transporter Chimeras in the Second External Loop Is Not Due To Low Expression at the Cell Surface
1998 Llilda Barata Trinity College (DC) Bita Moghaddam, PhD
Psychiatry
Isolation and characterization of Photostem II from Synechocyctis
1998 Timothy L. Barnes Georgia Institute of Technology Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
Cloning Nedd4 and investigating cDNA expression along the rabbit nephron
1998 Christina Bertao Yale University Lawrence Young, MD
Internal Medicine
Assessment if sarcolemma Glut4 by cell surface biotinylation
1998 Kevin Bugg Morehouse College Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Regional myocardial strain using implanted MRI markers
1998 Kimberly Bush Xavier University of Louisiana Lynn Cooley, PhD
Genetics
Restriction mapping genomic DNA surrounding the Midway gene in Drosophila Melanogaster
1998 Thomas Cantey Yale University Henrick Dohlman, PhD
Pharmacology
Supersensitivity in the G-a subunit in yeast Saccharomyces Cerevisiae
1998 Angela Darko Howard University Spyridon Artavanis-Tsakonas, PhD
Cell Biology
Detection of Delta, a transmembrane ligand of Notch, in Drosophila Melanogaster
1998 Kimberly R. Gray Virginia Union University John Pawelek, PhD
Dermatology
Induction of antibody production by transgenic E. Coli
1998 Khary Harmon Yale University Craig Crews, PhD
Biology
Elucidating the mechanism of action of the anti-angiogenic compound fumagillin
1998 Helen V. Huarca Mount Holyoke College Priscilla Dannies, PhD
Pharmacology
Investigation of degradation pathway for wild-type HGH destabilized by Del32-71 mutant in GH4C1 cells
1998 Charnicia E. Huggins Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus Prasad Devarajan, PhD
Pediatrics
Interactions between Ankyrin and CFTR
1998 Gunjan Kamdar University of Pennsylvania Gary Rudnick, PhD
Pharmacology
Connection between transmembrane 7 and external cysteine in the serotonin transporter
1998 Kendra Marsh Yale University Gary Brudvig, PhD
Chemistry
Isolation and characterization of Photosystem II from Synechocyctis
1998 Erica Odom Florida A&M University Ruth Wood, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Intracerebral Tamioxifen in male hamster behavior circuitry
1998 Oyinkansola Ogunrinde North Carolina Central University Emile Boulpaep, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Immunodetection of CFTR in proximal tubule cells
1998 Nikkisha Prentice McCrae Xavier University of Louisiana Carrie Redlich, MD
Internal Medicine
Is Isocyanate asthma mediated by TH1 type T-cells?
1998 Gina Radney Alabama State University Karen Anderson, PhD
Pharmacology
Structural studies of HIV-1 reverse transcriptase and the cytidine analog 2',3'-Dideoxy-5-Fluoro-3'-ThiaCytidine (FTC)
1998 Rina Reyes Amherst College Robert Heimer, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Survival of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 in injection syringes subjected to conditions that simulate natural variation in ambient temperature
1998 Frederick A. Richardson Grambling State University Cecilia Canessa, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
The possibility of TRAM as the limiting factor in ENAC translocation across the ER membrane
1998 Natane A. Singleton Harvard University Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Characterization of DNA polymerase B Cancer-associated mutants
1998 Princess R. Skyers Wesleyan University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Controlling expression of the B2 subunit of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor in vitro and in vivo
1998 Cassandre Victor-Vega Amherst College Martina Brueckner, MD
Pediatrics
Kinesin and vertebrate left-right asymmetry
1998 C. Renee Williams Yale University Robert Macnab, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
The localization of the protein FliM
1998 Pla Xoua Xiong Yale University Iona Black, PhD
Chemistry
Novel Synthesis of an Organopeptide
1999 Georgia Anyatonwu City University of New York, City College Gary Desir, MD
Internal Medicine
KCNA10 A Novel Human Voltage-Gated Channel is also Inhibited by Pimozide, an Inhibitor of Cyclic Nucleotide Gated Cation Channel
1999 Nikisha Bolden University of Maryland Eastern Shore Robert Heimer, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Growth of Hepatitis C Virus in Daudi Cells
1999 Louvonia Boone Yale University Paula Kavathas, PhD
Laboratory Medicine
Production of Soluble CD8b Protein
1999 Sadiqa Edmonds Spelman College Margaret Riley, PhD
Biology
Bacteriosins - Weapons of Microbial War: How Effective are Bacteriosins on Enteric Bacteria?
1999 Triwanna Fisher Xavier University of Louisiana Gary Mack, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
The Rugrats Project: Exercise-Induced Plasma Volume Expansion in Rats: Roles of Increased Albumin Gene Expression
1999 S. Elena Gimenez University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Carrie Redlich, MD
Internal Medicine
Immunologic Response to Isocyanates in Auto Body Shop Workers
1999 Adesuwa R. Ighodaro Yale University Priscilla Dannies, PhD
Pharmacology
Effects of Antiestrogen on Ovarian Cancer Cells
1999 Jesse James Florida A&M University Frank Giordano, MD
Internal Medicine
Does Transduction of the Survivin Gene Render H9c2 Cells Resistant to Simulated Ischemia?
1999 Khadeja Johnson Spelman College Flora Vaccarino, PhD
Neurobiology
Role of FGFR-I during Cortical Neurogenesis
1999 Emily Hyun Young Lee Yale University Gary Rudnick, PhD
Pharmacology
Determining the External Accessibility of Cysteine Residues Introduced in the Serotonin Transporter
1999 Mayseng Lee Yale University Xing-Wang Deng, PhD
Biology
Characterization of Arabidopsis Thaliana HYS Protein
1999 Mario Leyba New Mexico Highlands University Michael Ezekowitz, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
The Acute Effects of Oral Tobacco on Human Central and Regional Blood Flows in Chronic Users
1999 Andre Matthews Morehouse College Elias Lolis, PhD
Pharmacology
vMIP-II Mutagenesis: Locating the Binding Site of a Novel Viral Protein Associated with HHV-8
1999 Okeoma Mmeje University of California, Los Angeles Ray Bahado-Singh, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal Urinary HCG Metabolites for the Prediction of Subsequent Pre-Eclampsia (PE)
1999 Tinika A. Montgomery Yale University Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Biochemical Characterization of the H285D Variant of DNA Polymerase Beta
1999 David Myles Morehouse College Lawrence Young, MD
Internal Medicine
The Role of AMP-Activated Kinase (AMPK) in Glucose Transport During Ischemia in the Heart
1999 Adelrita Nartey University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Behavioral Effects of Nicotine Learned Helplessness
1999 Richard Newton California State University, Long Beach Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
Is Paracellin-1 Involved in Magnesium Absorption by the Neonatal Renal Proximal Tubule
1999 Christiana Nwofor Oberlin College Karen Anderson, PhD
Pharmacology
Mechanistic Studies Comparing the Incorporation of dGTP and DXGTP by HIV-1 reverse transcriptase
1999 Adesua Okupa Texas Christian University Nancy Berliner, MD
Internal Medicine
Isolation of CCATT Displacement Protein (CDP) Isoforms from the Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) Library
1999 Uyi E. Osaseri University of California, Los Angeles Vahid Mohsenin, MD
Internal Medicine
Analysis of Gender Differences in Upper Airway Size in Sleep Disordered Breathing
1999 Juanita C. Ramirez University of California, Irvine Robert Malison, MD
Psychiatry
(123I) B-CIT Spect Imaging of SERT Occupancy by Paroxetine in Depression
1999 Bernice Rumala City University of New York, City College Pamela Perry, MD
Emergency Medicine
Racial Bias in Health Care: A Comparative Study
2000 Taniqua N. Alexander Yale University Gil Mor, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Estrogen and its Regulatory Effects on the Immune System
2000 Ferleine Bautista University of Washington Anthony Koleske, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Do Abl and Arg phosphorylate Raf-1?
2000 Kenny B. Carter University of Texas at Austin Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Normal Vasculature of the Rat Myocardium in Relation to Myofibril Architecture
2000 Joyce H. Chen Yale University John Wood, PhD
Chemistry
Large-Scale Preparation of Advanced Intermediates in the Synthesis of Epoxysorbicillinol
2000 Robert J. Drummond Morehouse College Roland Baron, DDS/PhD
Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
In-vitro Mineralization of Metatarsal Cartilage Rudiment from col2-bcl2 Mice
2000 Jose M. Esquilin Drew University Ying Xia, PhD
Pediatrics
Protein Kinases and Neuronal Injury During Hypoxia
2000 Mia S. Everett Spelman College Cecilia Canessa, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Construction of Cell Lines Expressing the Alpha and Gamma Subunits of the Epithelial Sodium Channel
2000 Lauren Farash Yale University Sara Rockwell, PhD
Therapeutic Radiology
Expression of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor by Breast Carcinoma Cells: Effect of the Cellular Environment
2000 Clifford E. Georges New York University Todd Constable, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
A Study of Verbal and Nonverbal Memory Processing: Encoding, Retrieval and Storage
2000 Abram J. Gorena Baylor University Fred Gorelick, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Mechanisms of Alcoholic Pancreatitis
2000 Dayle V. Houston-Cohen Delta State University Bita Moghaddam, PhD
Psychiatry
NMDA Receotir Modulation Influences Performance of an Attentional Set-Shift Task in the Rat
2000 Joshua B. Hvidding University of Hawaii at Manoa Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
Cloning of a K-Cl Cotransporter
2000 Alexander Iribarne Yale University Anton Bennett, PhD
Pharmacology
Cell Signaling by Protein Tyrosine Phosphatases
2000 Dominique A. Jean Pennsylvania State University Rebecca Wells, PhD
Internal Medicine
Investigating the Possible Functions of the Betaglycan (TGF-b III) Cytoplasmic Domain
2000 Lakshmi Lattimer-Nelson Yale University Stefan Somlo, MD
Internal Medicine
The Protein Associated with Polycystin-2 NH2 Terminus Involved in Protein Intracellular Trafficking
2000 Jacquelin Montgomery Beloit College Amy Freidman, MD
Surgery
Variation of Post Transplant Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin by Skin Type and Sun Exposure
2000 Ifeoma F. Okafor Yale University Hilary Blumberg, MD
Psychiatry
Emotional Activation Paradigm and fMRI analysis
2000 Arike D. Price Brown University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Nicotine Preference is Gender Specific in Mice
2000 Andres Splenser University of Texas - Pan American Nina Stachenfeld, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Sex Differences in Body Fluid Regulation
2000 Hansel Tookes Yale University Charles Greer, PhD
Neurosurgery
Developmental Expression of ICAM-5 (Telencephalin) in Mouse Olfactory Bulb
2000 Christopher Vendryes Morehouse College Erol Fikrig, MD
Internal Medicine
Identification of the tick receptor for Lyme disease Spirochete
2001 Dodie L. Arnold Xavier University of Louisiana Lee Denson, PhD
Pediatrics
TNF-Alpha Inhibition of Growth Hormone Signaling In Mice
2001 Donnie L. Bell Morehouse College Maria Donoghue, PhD
Neurobiology
The Role of Eph Receptor A4 in Thalamocortical Axon Targeting
2001 Ella M. Berroya Mount Holyoke College Todd Constable, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
A Study of Language Processing: Factors Influencing Cortical Activation Patterns in fMRI
2001 Dowin H. Boatright Morehouse College Jon Reuter, PhD
Comparative Medicine
GFP Sensitity to Mouse Cytomegalovirus
2001 Jim F. Byrd Prairie View A&M University Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Echocardiograpic Assessment of Cardiac Function in Mice
2001 Claudia P. Castiblanco Iona College Lynn Cooley, PhD
Genetics
Sequencing of Myosin V Allele in Drosophila Melanogaster
2001 Michelle S. Chevalier Harvard University Kimberly Yonkers, MD
Psychiatry
Screening of Prenatal and Postpartum Women For Major Or Minor Depressive Disorder
2001 Kavan T. Clifford Morehouse College Ronald Duman, PhD
Psychiatry and Pharmacology
Neurogenesis in the Hippocampus of the Adult Rat and Mouse Brain
2001 Tyesha L. Farmer Alabama A&M University Rebecca Wells, PhD
Internal Medicine
Determining the Mediated Effects of Bile Acids on the Activation of Hepatic Stellate Cells
2001 Antonia J. Henry University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Stephanie O'Malley, PhD
Psychiatry
Smoking Cessation and Withdrawal Across Gender and Reproductive Status
2001 Felicia L. King Prairie View A&M University Michael Stern, PhD
Genetics
Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptors and Ligands
2001 Ryan A. Makar Yale University Jacek Cholewicki, PhD
Orthopaedics and Mechanical Engineering
Effect of Abdominal Belts on Motor Control of the Lumbar Spine
2001 Terri M. McMillan Moncrief Washington University in St. Louis Hilary Blumberg, MD
Psychiatry
Susceptibility Genes Associated With Catecholaminergic Transmission in Bipolar Disorder
2001 Kimberly G. Montez Yale University Peter Bowers, MD
Pediatrics
Cardiac Ion Channel Mutations in Drug-Induced Long QT and SIDS
2001 Garry T. Ng Yale University Ronald Breaker, PhD
Biology
Photosensitive Ribozymes
2001 Aurora A. Quaye Wesleyan University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
The Effects of Chronic Nicotine Exposure and Its Withdrawal on the Map Pathway and Synthesis of Tyrosine Hydroxylase.
2001 Flor A. Rivera University of North Carolina at Charlotte Megan Stephan, PhD
Pharmacology
Investigation of A Possible Ion Pair on the Serotonin Transporter
2001 Felix M. Santiago University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras Erol Fikrig, MD
Internal Medicine
Differential Gene Expression of Borrelia Burgderfori in Neuroborreliosis
2001 John P. Sullivan University of Texas at Austin Robert Heimer, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Studies of HIV Infectivity
2001 Hansel Tookes Yale University Charles Greer, PhD
Neurosurgery
Telencephalin: Expression in Mouse Olfactory Bulb
2001 Matthew T. Torres Yale University Nancy Ruddle, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Studies on Recombinant Rat and Human MOG Protein
2001 Shariece M. Vallejo California State University, Long Beach Carrie Redlich, MD
Internal Medicine
A Demographic and Socioeconomic Perspective on Building-Related Illness
2001 Suzana M. Zorca Yale University Karen Anderson, PhD
Pharmacology
Pre-Steady State Kinetic Studies of HIV-1 RT Inhibitors: (+)FTC and (-)FTC
2002 Diana Ackah Delaware State University Raymond Russell, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Down Regulation of the Normal Cardiac Glut-1 and Glut-4 Glucose Transporters and Upregulation of the Neuronal Glucose Transporter Glut-3 in the Failing Heart
2002 Luciana Amado Florida International University William Konigsberg, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
RB69 DNA Polymerase structure and function relationship
2002 Oladapo M. Babatunde Yale University William Jorgenson, PhD
Chemistry
Investigation of Binding Affinities of Celebrex Analogues Using Extended Linear Response
2002 Brenda Banks Spelman College Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Effects of Stress on Nicotine Preference in Mice
2002 Carla Berdejo-Izquierdo Yale University Marc Potenza, MD/PhD
Psychiatry
Health Associations of Recreational Gambling in Low and Moderate-To-High Income Groups
2002 Shanique P. Brown Bowdoin College Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Investigation of the Interaction Between DNA Polymerase 4 and Histone H3 in S.cerevisiae
2002 Shanique P. Brown Bowdoin College Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Characterizing the Fidelity of DNA Polymerase B after Mutating Residue Threonine 196 in vivo
2002 Yessenia Castro Loyola University, Chicago Sharen McKay, PhD
Pharmacology
Effects of Transient Transfection with Receptor Tyrosine Kinases on PC12 Cells
2002 Kevin L. Chandler Morehouse College Gary Rudnick, PhD
Pharmacology
Assessing Bacterial Homologues of Neurotransmitter Transporters for Tryptophan Transport
2002 Kavan T. Clifford Morehouse College Ronald Duman, PhD
Psychiatry and Pharmacology
Growth Factors and Neurogenesis in the Hippocampus of Adult Rat Brains
2002 Wilfredo Cosme-Blanco University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Lee Denson, PhD
Pediatrics
Regulation of Growth Hormone Receptor Expression by Inflammatory Cytokines
2002 Jose R. Fernandez University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Anton Bennett, PhD
Pharmacology
Regulation of Insulin-like growth factor receptor-1 (IGFR-1) signaling by the SH2 domain-containing protein tyrosine phosphatase 2 (SHP-2) in cell growth signaling
2002 Monique M. Jones Florida A&M University Hilary Blumberg, MD
Psychiatry
A Steady state fMRI Study of Ventral Prefrontal Cortex and Amygdala Connectivity
2002 Jason B. Neal Hampton University Caroline Zeiss, PhD
Comparative Medicine
The Role of Caspase-3 in Retinal Development and Degeneration
2002 Zakiya O. Nicks Alcorn State University Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, PhD
Psychiatry
Early Tobacco Abstinence in High Risk Smokers
2002 Omoruyi O. Osula Morehouse College Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Quantification of Changes in Regional Wall Motion in Rats using Echocardiography and the Center Line Method
2002 Elaine M. Pages University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Lynn Cooley, PhD
Genetics
Analysis of GFP fusion protein expression in Drosophila oogenesis
2002 Gregory A. Payne Yale University Nashaat Boutros, MD
Psychiatry
Sensory Gating and Psychosis Proneness in Cocaine-Addicted Individuals
2002 Hilda E. Ramon Florida International University Heino Velazquez, PhD
Internal Medicine
Expression of Potassium Chloride Cotransporter Gene Along the Rabbit Nephron
2002 Billina R. Shaw Yale University Kimberly Yonkers, MD
Psychiatry
Attitudes, Perceptions, and Experiences of Women with PMS
2002 Crystal A. Smith Maxwell Spelman College Megan Stephan, PhD
Pharmacology
Identification of Exposed Residues on Predicted Extracellular Loop 4 of the Rat Brain Serotonin Transporter
2002 Ken Sutha Yale University Michael Caplan, MD/PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
The Role of Tetraspan Proteins in the Targeting of the Aquaporin 2 Water Channel
2002 Jason P. Torrey Morehouse College Robert Roth, PhD
Pharmacology
Gamma-Butyrolactone Induced Changes in Cortical Acetylcholine Levels
2002 Gregory O. Vaughn Jackson State University Gary Brudvig, PhD
Chemistry
Utilizatation of Prochlorococcus Carotenoid in Nanotechnology
2002 Doris D. Wang Yale University Angelique Bordey, PhD
Neurosurgery
GABA(A) receptors in Neuronal Progenitors of the Subventrricular Zone
2002 Michelle D. Wilson Harvard University Kerry Russell, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Unraveling the cellular mechanism of heart failure: ErbB2-ErbB4 cell receptors and their possible relation to cardiac cell death
2002 Samuel P. Wyche Morehouse College Todd Constable, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
An fMRI analysis of Covert Selective Spatial Attention
2003 Ribka A. Ayana Villanova University Detlef Bockenhauer, PhD
Pediatrics
Physiologic Characterization of Potassium Leak Channels KCNK5 and KCNK1
2003 Alejandro C. Bribriesco Yale University George Porter, MD/PhD
Pediatrics
Novel Regulation of the Cardiac Transcription Factor Nkx 2.5 by CREB
2003 Kevin L. Chandler Morehouse College Gary Rudnick, PhD
Pharmacology
Threonine-276, A Potential Residue for Serotonin Transporter Activity Regulation
2003 Rashele P. Cross Howard University Akiko Iwasaki, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Immnue Induction to Adenoviral Infection within the Vaginal Mucosa
2003 Cesar Cruz Occidental College Daniel Goldstein, MD
Internal Medicine
Innate Immunity and Transplantation in the Elderly
2003 Fayola Edwards Harvard University Cheryl Lee Garganta, MD
Genetics
Quantification of Y-Amino-n-Butyric Acid, Glumatine, and Glutamate in Cerebrospinal Fluid by Liquid Chromotagraphy/MassSpectrometry
2003 Jose R. Fernandez University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Anton Bennett, PhD
Pharmacology
Generation and Characterization of Noonan Syndrome Mutations in the Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase SHP-2
2003 Saroj A. Fleming Wellesley College Angelique Bordey, PhD
Neurosurgery
GABA Potentiates Spontaneous Calcium Fluctuations in Neuronal Progenitors of the Postnatal Subventricular Zone
2003 Mayra L. Garcia California State University, Long Beach Megan Stephan, PhD
Pharmacology
Identifying the Boundary between Extracellular Loop IV and Transmembrane Span VIII of the Serotonin Transporter
2003 Alem Haile Amherst College Paula Kavathas, PhD
Laboratory Medicine
The Role of Hypothalamic DII on Thyroid Hormone Feedback
2003 Mark E. Henry Yale University Craig Crews, PhD
Biology
Characterization of Yeast Methionine Aminopeptidase-2 in EMS Mutagenized Fumagillin-Resistant delta MAP1 Yeast
2003 Nelmary Hernandez-Alvarado University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Cecilia Canessa, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Regulation of EnaC Subunits Expression in the Rat Distal Colon
2003 Jeniter E. Hughes Delaware State University Sabrina Diano-Horvath, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Role of Hypothalamic DII on Thyroid Hormone Feedback
2003 Jose A. Munoz Swarthmore College Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Role of P21 in Neurogenesis and Cellular Differentiation in Adult Olfactory Bulb
2003 Linh T. Nguyen Newman University Melinda Pettigrew, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Screening of Streptococcus Pneumoniae Isolates for Associations Between Neuraminidase Genes and Otitis Media
2003 Moromoke O. Odina Cornell University Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, PhD
Psychiatry
Pain Tolerance During Tobacco Abstinence in Adult Smokers
2003 Gregory A. Payne Yale University Andrew Hamilton, PhD
Chemistry
Development of a BcI-XL Antagonist Based on Alpha-Helix Mimicry
2003 Hilda E. Ramon Florida International University Mark Shlomchik, PhD
Immunobiology
Rescue of B Cells from Apoptosis by CpG
2003 Joseph M. Robateau Simon's Rock College of Bard Reiko Fitzsimonds, PhD
Neurobiology
Do Mitochondria Influence Variability in Presynaptic Function?
2003 Reiesha D. Robbins University of Maryland Eastern Shore Stefan Somlo, MD
Internal Medicine
The Atltered Intracellular Ca2+ Dynamics in Cells Overexpressing Mutated Polycystin-2
2003 Farrah D. Sajan Massachusetts Institute of Technology Kimberly Yonkers, MD
Psychiatry
The Relationship between Depression and Preeclampsia in Pregnant Women in New Haven and Bridgeport, CT
2003 Luis A. Tarrats University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Peter Aronson, MD
Internal Medicine
PDZK1 Interaction with CFEX in PT Cells
2003 Fernando C. Teque Occidental College Mark Horowitz, PhD
Orthopaedics
The Role of Irradiated Guinea Pig Bone Marrow Cells in the Differentiation of Osteoblast Precursors
2003 Jason P. Torrey Morehouse College Robert Roth, PhD
Pharmacology
Effects of Haloperidol and Clozapine on Acetylchline Release and Dopamine Turnover in the Prefrontal Cortex and Thalamus of the Rat
2003 David K. Woods Morehouse College Lawrence Young, MD
Internal Medicine
AMPK Regulation of Cellular Metabolism
2003 Michael C. Woods Morehouse College Nashaat Boutros, MD
Psychiatry
Morphological Characterization of Delayed P50 Complexes
2003 Damaris D. Yeh Nou Yale University Ronald Duman, PhD
Psychiatry and Pharmacology
B-Catenin and Cell Proliferation in the Adult Rodent Hippocampus
2004 Komli-Kofi Atsina Yale University Nigel Grindley, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Preparation of Constructs for the Polymerase Domain and Klenow Fragment With Unique Tryptophans
2004 Andria R. Balogh Ashmore Massachusetts Institute of Technology Dan DiMaio, PhD
Genetics
Optimizing Chimeric Nuclease Cleavage of Papillomavirus Genome
2004 Xueying Chen Yale University Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Characterization of Cancer Associated DNA Polymerase Beta Mutants
2004 Janeen Daniels Spelman College Melinda Pettigrew, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Prevalence of Neuraminidase B and Neuraminidase C Among Clinical Diseases Caused by Streptococcus Pneumoniae
2004 Martin H. Dominguez Yale University Lloyd Cantley, MD
Internal Medicine
The Role of Paxillin As a Scaffold for the Raf/MEK/ERK Pathway
2004 Fayola Edwards Harvard University David Russell, MD/PhD
Psychiatry
Characterization of Nonreceptor Tyrosine Kinase Pyk2
2004 Odinakachukwu A. Ehie Xavier University of Louisiana Ann Valentine, PhD
Chemistry
Progress Toward the Production of the Polypetide Synthase Mutant Enzyme Activ-D166C Involved in the Synthesis of Actinorhodin
2004 Gregory A. Fonzo University of Georgia Todd Constable, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
Configural vs. Elemental Associations: An Electroencephalographic Investigation of the Transverse Patterning Task
2004 Pamela J.. Gaddi Saint John's University Jason Kim, PhD
Internal Medicine
The Role of Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors in Cardiac Glucose Metabolism
2004 Jason W. Gilleylen Morehouse College Anton Bennett, PhD
Pharmacology
Co-crystallization of Mus Musculus Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase Phosphatase-1 With P38 and ERK-1
2004 Stephanie N. Ishack Cornell University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Behavioral Sensitization Induced by Repeated Cocaine Administration and Cocaine- and Amphetamine-Regulated Transcript Protein Levels in C57Bl/6 Mice
2004 Stephanie A. Lee-Felker Yale University Carol Berger, PhD
Dermatology
The Incidence of Myocardial Infarction in Patients Receiving Extracorporeal Photopheresis
2004 Monica P. Lopez Estrella Mountain Avondale Christopher Breuer, MD
Pediatrics
Investigating the Growth Potential of Tissue-Engineered Venous Conduits in a Juvenile Lamb Model. Do Tissue Engineered Vascular Grafts Grow?
2004 Joseph M. Luna Yale University Thomas Biederer, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Building the Synapse: Scaffold Proteins
2004 Oni M. Mapp University of Maryland Baltimore County Tamas Horvath, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Determining the Effects of Leptin and Corticosterone on Deiodinase Type II Activity
2004 Tameka L. Noel Xavier University of Louisiana Stefan Somlo, MD
Internal Medicine
Construction and Expression of Mutant PKD1
2004 Olutoyin J. Okanlawon Wake Forest University Jaakko Lappalainen, MD/PhD
Pharmacology
Association Study of Early Onset Depression with a Functional Promoter Polymorphism in the Serotonin Transporter Gene
2004 Daniel J. Ortiz University of Wisconsin - Madison Lawrence Young, MD
Internal Medicine
Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor Impacts Myocardial Metabolism
2004 Angela T. Prescott Florida International University Herbert Yu, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Promoter Methylation of IGF-II and Ovarian Cancer Survival
2004 Ivelisse Rivera University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Kimberly Yonkers, MD
Psychiatry
The effects of post traumatic stress disorder on birth outcomes
2004 Damaris S. Sheffield Georgia Southern University Jane Taylor, PhD
Psychiatry
A New Model for Studying Attentional Function
2004 Thu-Trang N. Thach University of Houston Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
The Imaging of Angiogenesis in Rat Models of Myocardial Infarction
2004 Odette Williams Rutgers University - Rutgers College David Zenisek, PhD
Molecular and Cellular Physiology
RIBEYE - A Component of Synaptic Ribbons: Role in Exocytosis
2004 Meraf A. Wolle Yale University Priscilla Dannies, PhD
Pharmacology
The Role of Growth Hormone in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
2004 Jan R. Wong Rochester Institute of Technology Albert Shaw, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Analysis of Presenilin M146V Expressing Chimeric Mice
2005 Oyinade M. Aderibigbe Harvard University Hilary Blumberg, MD
Psychiatry
Relationship of Age of Onset in Bipolar Disorder to Family History and Phenotypes
2005 Christian Arroyo University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras Daniel Goldstein, MD
Internal Medicine
The Effect of Neonatal B cells on TLR-mediated Immune Function
2005 Komli-Kofi Atsina Yale University Nigel Grindley, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
A Fidelity Mutant of DNA polymerase I
2005 Arleen Ayala-Crespo University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Cecilia Canessa, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Genotyping and Phenotyping of an SGK Transgenic Mouse Model
2005 Nateya D. Carrington Hampton University Kimberly Yonkers, MD
Psychiatry
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD): Differences Among Races
2005 Catherine Chen The Johns Hopkins University Elias Lolis, PhD
Pharmacology
An Inside Look at Cancer Metastasis: Protein Interactions with CXCR4 via SDF-1 Mediated Signaling
2005 Vanessa Crevecoeur City University of New York, York College Christopher Colangelo, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Exploring Myeloid Differentiation of Leukemic Promyelocytic Cells Through Comparative Proteomics Analysis
2005 Jose F. Figueroa University of Houston Jeffrey Bender, MD
Molecular Medicine
The Role of HuR in Leukocyte Integrin-Dependent Angiogenic Expression
2005 Jason W. Gilleylen Morehouse College Anton Bennett, PhD
Pharmacology
Crystallization of Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase Phosphatase 1 (MKP-1)
2005 Sairy G. Hernandez St. Mary's University Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Do DNA Polymerase Beta Variants Participate in Base Excision Repair or Inaccurate DNA Synthesis?
2005 Dennis Jones Morehouse College Nancy Ruddle, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Streptozotocin-Induced Tertiary Lymphoid Organs
2005 Lauren S. Minor Spelman College Melinda Pettigrew, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Association of Surfactant Protein D Polymorphisms with Otitis Media in Infants During Their First Year of Life
2005 Jovan N. Mitchell Howard University Donna Neale, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Disruption of Fas Ligand Containing Microvesicles Isolated from Ovarian Cancer Ascites
2005 Lupita C. Ontiveros University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Gary Desir, MD
Internal Medicine
Voltage Gated Potassium Channel Kv1.3 Regulates Mitochondrial Function
2005 Yvonne Thanh-Nga D. Pham University of California, Berkeley Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Regulation of Nucleus Accumbens CREB As A Potential Mechanism For Nicotine Reinforcement But Not Locomotor-activating Effects of Nicotine
2005 Christine K. Rauscher Amherst College Lawrence Young, MD
Internal Medicine
AMP-activated Protein Kinase (AMPK) Determines Baseline Cardiac Glycogen Content But Does Not Contribute to Ischemic Glycogen Utilization
2005 Jesus Rubio Stanford University Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, PhD
Psychiatry
Impulsivity, Tobacco Use, and Smoking Cessation in Adolescents
2005 Jayodita C. Sanghvi Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sabrina Diano-Horvath, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
TRH Levels Decline When Deiodinase Type II Activity is Suppressed During Fasting
2005 Charla S. Taylor Howard University Michael Caplan, MD/PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
The Association of Na,K-ATPase with Beta-COP and its Role in Cell Surface Expression
2005 William D. Ulmer Morehouse College Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Targeted Imaging of Post-MI Angiogenesis Using a Tc-99m Labeled NC100692 Compound in a Canine Model
2005 Michelle E. Vines Spelman College George Porter, MD/PhD
Pediatrics
The Effects of Ethanol on Calcium Transients in Embryonic Cardiac Myocytes
2005 Meraf A. Wolle Yale University Michael Cappello, MD
Pediatrics
Molecular Characterization of Ancylostoma Ceylanicum Anticoagulant Peptide 1
2006 Jose A. Alvarez University of Virginia Cecilia Canessa, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
The Role of Different Isoforms of Sgk1 in the Activation of the Epithelial Sodium Channel in A6 Cells
2006 Annie M. Bailey Howard University George Porter, MD/PhD
Pediatrics
Anterior Heart Field Growth, Migration, and Differentiation Depends on Calcium Signaling
2006 Kitty Chen Cornell University David Schatz, PhD
Immunobiology
[123I] beta-CIT SPECT Imaging of Dopamine and Serotonin Transporters in Alcoholic Smokers and Nonsmokers
2006 Carlos A. Diaz-Balzac University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras Alexander Neumeister, MD
Psychiatry
Genetic Influences on Neurophysiological and Behavioral Responses to Yohimbine in Postraumatic Stress Disorder
2006 Devin D. Downing University of Maryland Baltimore County Xenophon Papadmetris, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
BioImageSuite as a Novel Instrument in Biomedical Imaging Analysis and Subsequent Data Extraction
2006 Samuel S. Franks Louisiana State University and A&M College Albert Shaw, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
The Construction of Topoisomerase III Conditional Targeting Vector
2006 John R. Gonzales University of Arizona Chuhan Chung, MD
Internal Medicine
Pigment Epithelium-Derived Factor (PEDF) Delivery in an Orthotopic Model of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
2006 Reem M. Hanna University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Protein-Protein Interaction and its Role in DNA Repair Mechanisms
2006 Camille A. Hardiman University of Pennsylvania Diane Krause, MD/PhD
Laboratory Medicine
Liver Irradiation Increaes Lethality of CC14 Liver Injury But Fails to Promote Bone Marrow-To-Hepatocyte "Stem Cell Plasticity"
2006 Norissa A. Haynes Yale University Lawrence Young, MD
Internal Medicine
IL-13 Plays a Role in Activation of AMP-Activated Protein Kinase During Ischemia/Reperfusion
2006 Tendeukai Hungwe Michigan Technological University Jane Taylor, PhD
Psychiatry
Heightened Motivation in bdnf+/- Mice: Involvement of Cortico-Limbic ERK and Related Factors
2006 Naomi N. Kariuki Claflin University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Galanin Modulates Morphine Mediated Biochemical Changes Through Galanin Receptor-1
2006 Christina M. Mireles Ripon College Tian Chi, PhD
Immunobiology
Mapping the Chromatin Structure of the CD4 Enhancer During T Cell Development
2006 Leonard J. Moore Columbus State University Melinda Pettigrew, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
CSP-induced Transformation of Streptococcus Pneumoniae: The Effects of Component Variance on Transformation Efficiency
2006 Nneoma Nwachuku Yale University Elisabetta Ullu, PhD
Internal Medicine & Cell Biology
Identification of the Mitochondrial Targeting Sequence of the Trypanosoma brucei Piwi-solo Protein
2006 Roosevelt U. Offoha Rutgers University - Rutgers College Michael Carrithers, MD/PhD
Neurology
Regulation of Rho-Dependent Macrophage Podosome Formation by Intracellular Expression of the Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel, Nav1.6
2006 Adalme Pena Cornell University Daniel Goldstein, MD
Internal Medicine
Neonatal B Cell Media Affects the Expression of Notch Ligands Jagged and Delta on Dendritic Cells
2006 Mariela Perez Lane Rice University Sabrina Diano-Horvath, PhD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ghrelin Regulates Kainic Acid Induced Seizures: Implications for Epilepsy
2006 Odayme Quesada University of Florida Kimberly Yonkers, MD
Psychiatry
Depression in Pregnancy: Differences Among Races
2006 Christine K. Rauscher Amherst College Julie Sosa, MD
Surgical Oncology
Neurocognitive Symptoms Associated With Primary Hyperparathyroidism
2006 Branden D. Taylor Prairie View A&M University Michael Hodsdon, MD/PhD
Laboratory Medicine
Variation in Aqueous pH Alters the Structural Stability and Receptor-Binding Kinetics of Human Prolactin But Not Growth Hormone
2006 Shanah S. Tirado Yale University Archibald Perkins, MD/PhD
Pathology
Cre/LoxP-mediated Translocation in the MDS-1 Gene on Chromosomes 3 and 21 Using a Mouse Model
2006 Obinna C. Umunakwe Howard University Jon Dranoff, PhD
Internal Medicine
P2Y Receptors May Regulate Mz-ChA-1 Human Cholangiocarcinoma Cell Proliferation
2007 Damien Abreu Yale University Yorgo Modis, PhD
Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
Structural Basis of Toll-Like Receptor Signaling Through Toll Interleukin
2007 Towhid Ali City University of New York, City College Albert Shaw, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Creating a Conditional Knockout Mouse of Topoisomerase III alpha
2007 Giselle Barreto Haverford College Michael Caplan, MD/PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
Tetraspanin Proteins and their Role in the Wnt Signaling Pathway
2007 Derrick D. Beasley Johns Hopkins University Jeffrey Batias, PhD
Psychiatry
SPECT imaging using [123I]5-IA-85380 ([123I]5-IA), a radioligand to determine Beta2-Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor availability in African Americans vs. Caucasian
2007 Norissa A. Haynes Yale University Lawrence Young, MD
Internal Medicine
Cardiac Toll-Like Receptor 4 Deficiency Limits Ischemic Injury Via the Up-Regulation of AMP-Activated Protein Kinase and the Down-Regulation of p38 During Ischemia
2007 Tendeukai R. Hungwe Michigan Technological University Deane Aikins, PhD
Psychiatry
Higher Order Conditioning Among Vietnam Veterans With and Without PTSD
2007 Lissette Jimenez Washington State University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Nicotinic Effects on ERK Signaling in C57BL/6 Mice and Beta 2 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Subunit Knockout Mice
2007 Charissa N. Kahue Chaminade University of Honolulu Patrick Sung, PhD
Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
14-3-3 Proteins Interact With Homologous Recombination Protein Rad54
2007 Charisse L. Mandimika Denison University Jill Reiter, PhD
Psychiatry
Cell Surface Localization of Soluble EGF Receptor Isoforms
2007 Nicole L. Mayard Yale University Carol Weitzman, MD
Pediatrics
Screening For Maternal Depression in Urban Pediatric Care Clinic
2007 Frances R. Morales University of Texas - Pan American Michael Hodsdon, MD/PhD
Laboratory Medicine
Fluorescence-Detected Binding of Human Prolactin to the Extracellular Domain of its Receptor
2007 Michal-Ann M. Newman Howard University James Swain, PhD
Child Study Center
The Effect of Early Experience on Mental Health and Parental Sensitivity During Early Postpartum
2007 Shenia L. Patterson Spelman College Min Wang, PhD
Pathology
Identifying the Function of Bone Marrow Kinase in Macrophages
2007 Daniel S. Pearson Willamette University Pramod Mistry, MD/PhD
Pediatrics
Gaucher Disease Patients in Egypt: Genotype-Phenotype Correlations
2007 Ellegant S. Pearson Xavier University of Louisiana Daniel Goldstein, MD
Internal Medicine
The Effect of Aging on the Innate Immune Response of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells
2007 Melissa A. Redwood Columbus State University Melinda Pettigrew, PhD
Epidemiology and Public Health
Potential of Optical Coherence Tomography as an Outcome Measure for Multiple Sclerosis & Behavioral and Molecular Epidemiology of Repeat Chlamydia Infections: Preliminary Analyses
2008 Sonia Afroz City University of New York, Brooklyn College Deane Aikins, PhD
Psychiatry
Emotional Regulation Biases in Major Depression
2008 Olawale O. Amubieya Yale University Albert Shaw, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Effects of a Common Single Nucleotide Polymorphism on Surface Expression of TLR1
2008 Christine E. Boone Yale University Mark Yeckel, PhD
Neurobiology
Intracellular Calcium Waves in Hippocampal Pyramidal Neurons
2008 Linette Bosques University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Lynn Cooley, PhD
Genetics
Protein-protein interactions among ring canal proteins
2008 Charis N. Chambers Spelman College Jill Reiter, PhD
Psychiatry
The biological role of p110-sEGFR and its effects on EGFR expression and activity
2008 Rachel Chaoran R. Chen Yale University Hilary Blumberg, MD
Psychiatry
Amygdala and Ventral Prefrontal Cortex Abnormalities in Adolescents with Bipolar Disorder: A Multimodal MRI Study
2008 Christina M. Cloke Rutgers University - Camden College of Arts and Sciences Gordon Shepherd, MD/PhD
Neurobiology
An Extensive Intrabulbar Axon Collateral Network Shown by Modified Transsynaptic Tracing Viruses in the Rat Olfactory Bulb
2008 Wilky Coutard Yale University Susan Baserga, MD/PhD
Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
Tandem-affinity Purification of Yeast PINc Domain Nucleases and DEAD/ H Box Helicases by HTB and HBH Tagging
2008 Alaina Y. Elrington Wesleyan College Arya Mani, MD
Internal Medicine
Sequencing LRP6 for Mutations That Correlate To Coronary Artery Disease in Humans
2008 Ahmad Eltejaye California State University, Stanislaus Joann Sweasy, PhD
Genetics
Polymorphisms (G199S, V367M) and a Splicing Variant in Thymine DNA Glycosylase
2008 Christopher A. Guidry Morehouse College Josephine Hoh, PhD
Epidemiology & Public Health
Preliminary phenotyping of the HTRA1 mutant zebrafish
2008 Luella Jones Alcorn State University Lyndsay Harris, MD
Internal Medicine
Effect of Combining HDACi TSA with Herceptin on Cell Proliferation, Survival, & Programmed Death in SKBR3 Breast Cancer Cell Lines
2008 Charisse L. Mandimika Denison University Carrie Redlich, MD/MPH
Cellular & Molecular Physiology
IgG Immunoassays as a Marker of Workplace Isocyanate Exposure
2008 Alexandria E. Melendez University of Texas at El Paso Cecilia Canessa, PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
The effect of ISG15 on Nedd4-2 regulation of epithelial Na+ channels
2008 Thuyet X. Nguyen University of California, Berkeley Yun Zhong, PhD
Therapeutic Radiology
Identification of DLK1(Delta-Like 1 Homolog)-Interacting Proteins
2008 Kayla E. Nixon Xavier University of Louisiana Marsha Guess, MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Discovering differences in cellular mechanisms of women with pelvic organ prolapse
2008 Ajala Osagie Rutgers University - Rutgers College Elias Lolis, PhD
Pharmacology
Mapping of CXCR4 N-terminus residues critical for ligand binding and activation
2008 Kevin D. Ouma Rust College Xenophon Papadmetris, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
An Image Analysis Tool for Quantification of MRI-Based Cell Tracking
2008 Whitney A. Reid Haverford College Michael Caplan, MD/PhD
Cellular and Molecular Physiology
The Role of CD82 on Wnt Signaling
2008 Ramon A. Robertson Emory University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Examining the Consequences of Perinatal Nicotine Exposure in Mice Using an Auditory GO/NOGO Task
2008 Christopher M. Valdez University of Texas at San Antonio Anthony Koleske, PhD
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Identification of integrin ligands in the mouse hippocampal synapse that may modulate the Arg/p190RhoGAP mediated Rho inhibitory pathway
2008 Christopher F. Vejil University of Texas at El Paso Alexander Neumeister, MD
Psychiatry
Measures of fluid intelligence in trauma survivors versus healthy controls
2008 Christina Y. Wong University of Rochester Michael Cappello, MD
Pediatrics
Functional characterization of redox pathway enzymes from the human hookworm, Ancylostoma ceylanicum
2008 Sarah S. Xie University of California, Irvine Marc Potenza, MD/PhD
Psychiatry
White Matter Microstructure Differences in Cocaine Dependent Patients: A Pilot Diffusion Tensor Study
2009 Rolake O. Alabi Yale University Anton Bennett, PhD
Pharmacology
Lectin Concanavalin A Activates NFAT in Potential Adhesion Signaling Pathway
2009 Joseph A. Anaya Princeton University Hal Blumenfeld, MD/PhD
Neurology
Video Games and The Responsiveness in Epilepsy Scale (RES): Tools For Prospectively Measuring the Mechanisms and Consequences of Impaired Consciousness in Epilepsy
2009 Amber M. Anders Washington University in St. Louis Qin Yan, PhD
Pathology
Analysis of Demethylase Mutations Associated with Breast Cancer
2009 Bertrand Bwashi Drury College Chao Ma, MD
Anesthesiology
Functional Expression of FcɣRI in Rat Dorsal Root Ganglion Neurons
2009 Crystal C. Carter Jackson State University Marsha Guess, MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Vaginal Smooth Muscle in Pelvic Organ Prolapse
2009 Mae M. Castillo Haverford College Catherine Yeckel, PhD
Epidemiology & Public Health
Studies of insulin resistance and diabetes
2009 Godefroy Chery Johns Hopkins University David Calderwood, PhD
Pharmacology
Kindlin-Integrin âtail Interaction
2009 Quiana M. Childress University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Helen Treloar, PhD
Neurosurgery
Expression of GalNAcPTase, a GPI-linked Neurocan receptor, in the developing mouse olfactory system
2009 Fernando F. Cuadrado Ball State University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
The effects of calcineurin inhibition in the nucleus accumbens on cocaine self-administration in mice
2009 Regina A. De Luna Yale University Elke Stein, PhD
Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology
Investigating the interaction between the axon guidance receptor DSCAM-L1 and Sorting Nexin 5
2009 Jessica M. Duran Rollins College Daniel Goldstein, MD
Internal Medicine
Investigating the Ratio Between Immunostimulatory and Neutralizing CpG Oligodeoxynucleotides and the Effect on the Innate Immune Response
2009 Aisha C. Hilliard Winston-Salem State University Gary Desir, MD
Internal Medicine
Mechanism of Renalase Secretion
2009 Nicole M. Jackson Yale University Barbara Kazmierczak, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine Infectious Diseases
Investigating the role of Toll-like receptor signaling in the nasal colonization of Staphylococcus aureus
2009 Portia N. Mason North Carolina A&T State University Robert Beech, MD/PhD
Psychiatry
Comparison of different “housekeeping” genes for normalization of RT-PCR data from RNA isolated using the PAXgene blood RNA system
2009 Steve A. Morgan, Jr. Xavier University of Louisiana Tian Chi, PhD
Immunobiology
Epigenetic Mechanism of CD4 Regulation in T-Lymphocytes
2009 Kevin O. Olusola Yale University Mark Yeckel, PhD
Neurobiology
Proteins in the ER during stress and their ability to affect activity in the cortex
2009 Marcus C. Parrish Yale University Themis Kyriakides, PhD
Pathology
Double TSP2/eNOS-null mice display improved wound healing in comparison to eNOS-null mice
2009 Jennifer N. Rosin University of San Diego Albert Shaw, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Impact on calcium signaling and development in B cells lacking presenilin proteins
2009 Makendra L. Umstead North Carolina Central University Meenakshi Alreja, PhD
Psychiatry
Nicotine Activates GABAergic Interneurons of the Prefrontal Cortex: Implications for Schizophrenia
2009 Edward T. Washington Morehouse College Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Endurance Exercise Induced Angiogenesis Modulates Fiber Transitions in Hindlimb Ischemia
2009 Jamar Whaley Queens College Alexander Neumeister, MD
Psychiatry
Quantitative Measures of a Qualitative Disease: Imaging Research and its Implications in Posttrumatic Stress Disorder
2009 Jonathan C. Yeh Yale University Michael Crair, PhD
Neurobiology
Spontaneous Correlated Retinal Activity is Required for Refinement and Maturation of Murine Retinal Ganglion Cell Arbors in the Superior Colliculus
2010 Opeyemi O. Alabi Harvard University Sreeganga Chandra, PhD
Neurology
Are Synucleins Curvature Sensors?
2010 Joseph A. Anaya Princeton University Hal Blumenfeld, MD/PhD
Neurology
Tools to prospectively measure impaired consciousness during epileptic seizures: Video Games and the Responsiveness in Epilepsy Scale
2010 Abimbola Ayangbesan Vanderbilt University Richard Carson, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
Development of a High-Resolution Non-Human Primate Brain Template for Neuroreceptor Studies
2010 Lindsay C. Boven Oberlin College Amy Arnsten, PhD
Neurobiology
Role of DISC1 in stress-induced prefrontal cognitive dysfunction
2010 Sofija V. Canavan Yale University Linda Mayes , MD
Neurosurgery
Maternal behavior and gene expression in the olfactory system
2010 Kelly M. Chacon Yale University Dan DiMaio, PhD
Genetics
Construction of Artificial Transmembrane Proteins that Target Specific Membrane Domains
2010 Asmaou Diallo Fordham University YuShin Ding, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
Synthesis of F-18-FP-DTBZ for PET Imaging Studies in Diabetes
2010 Arianne E. Eason Yale University Alexander Vortmeyer, MD/PhD
Pathology & Neuropathology
Molecular Quality Assessment of Human Biospecimens via Proteomic Analysis
2010 Monique S. Haynes Yale University Carol Weitzman, MD
Pediatrics
Functional significance of the protein motifs in the Human CD8ƒÒ isoform M-4 cytoplasmic tail
2010 Rubi E. Luna Johns Hopkins University Elias Lolis, PhD
Pharmacology
Real-time cellular studies of the MIF-CXCR2 interaction and the effect of MIF tautomerase inhibitors
2010 Camille J. McCallister Howard University Albert Sinusas, MD
Internal Medicine
Targeting the Angiogenic Process in Type-I Diabetes Mellitus
2010 Gloriya Nedler Brandeis University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Investigating the Role of Calcineurin (Protein Phosphatase 2B) Activity in the Amygdala Increases Anxiety-and Depression-Like Behaviors in Mice
2010 Nicole Negbenebor Yale University Nadia Ameen, PhD
Pediatrics
Identification of CFTR Binding Sites in the Endocytic Adaptor Protein a-AP2
2010 Charles S. Nguyen University of Puget Sound Fred Gorelick, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Role of Sodium Hydrogen Exchangers in Cerulein-Induced Pancreatitis Responses
2010 Hector T. Nunez University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez Cenk Tek, MD
Psychiatry
Observing Food Reward Sensitivity in Overweight and Normal Weight Individuals
2010 Abiola O. Odejimi Rice University Albert Shaw, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Pilot studies of TLR function in HIV infection
2010 Joseph E. Papin University of Florida Lynn Cooley, PhD
Genetics
Investigating the Role of SOD in Polarized Transport
2010 Gabriella C. Puente Yale University Thomas Melia, PhD
Cell Biology
Physical Factors that influence in vitro Mammalian ATG8 Coupling to Physiologic Lipid Models
2010 Jennifer E. Reardon Rochester Institute of Technology Joerg Bewersdorf, PhD
Cell Biology
Super Resolution Microscopy Techniques for Cell Biology
2010 Betsy L. Rojas Rutgers University - Rutgers College Deane Aikins, PhD
Psychiatry
Hippocampal Volume in PTSD Patients
2010 Angelica Sanchez Swarthmore College John MacMicking, PhD
Microbial Pathogenesis
Interactions between GBP5 and the NLR family for immunity to infection: Probing the breadth and specificity of this relationship
2010 Isabel Sanchez Swarthmore College Kevan Herold, MD
Immunobiology
The Effects of Glucose on CD8 T-cell Effector Phenotype
2010 Lizamarie Valle Albertus Magnus College Marsha Guess, MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Evaluating changes in smooth muscle after vaginal stretch injury in mice
2010 Diana P. Valverde Brigham Young University Scott Strobel, PhD
Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
Messenger RNA Cleavage by the RelE Toxin on the 70S Ribosome
2010 Simone S. Williams Xavier University of Louisiana Smita Sampath, PhD
Diagnostic Radiology
Use of gadolinium (III) oxide as a MRI contrast agent
2010 Sierra Wright Bowdoin College Erol Fikrig, MD
Internal Medicine
Identification of a mosquito protein that interacts with Malaria surface protein TRAP
2011 Shahed A. Abdullah University of Maryland Eastern Shore Rajita Sinha, PhD
Psychiatry & Child Study Center
Guanfacine Effects on Serum Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) in Cocaine-Dependent Individuals
2011 Antoniette A. Allen Columbia University - Columbia College Sohail Husain, MD
Pediatrics
Purifying Ryanodine Receptor Using a FKBP Fusion Protein
2011 Amber M. Anders Washington University in St. Louis Harvey Kliman, MD/PhD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
VScan Portable Ultrasound Scanner Accurately Measures Estimated Placental Volume (EPV)
2011 Erick A. Argueta Connecticut College Stefan Somlo, MD
Internal Medicine
Analysis of the Function Role of PC-2 Phosphorylation in vivo
2011 Laura Cheng Yale University Jesse Rinehart, PhD
Molecular & Cellular Physiology
Exploring a Switch Mechanism in WNK4 via Phosphoprotein Synthesis and Protein-Protein Interactions
2011 Lexsy Davy City University of New York, Lehman College Albert Shaw, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
TLR Signaling in Murine-Derived Dendritic Cells Lacking Presenilin Proteins
2011 Tara A . Holder University of Chicago Elizabeth Rhoades, PhD
Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
Curvature Sensing Properties of the Lipid-Binding of α-Synuclein
2011 Kassandra Infante University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College Sandra Springer, MD
Internal Medicine
An evaluation of DSM-IV Mental Illness Among a Cohort of HIV+ Prisoners Transitioning to the Community
2011 Alexis Jaramillo Amherst College Andrew Miranker, PhD
Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
Mapping Protein's Folding Landscapes at Equilibrium in Near-Physiological Conditions Using Hydrogen Exchange Mass Spectrometry
2011 Albert Lee Occidental College Choukri Ben Mamoun, PhD
Internal Medicine
Screening of a Library of Active Anti-Malarials for Transmission-Blocking Activity
2011 Renee T. McDonald-Fleming City University of New York, Medgar Evers College Carrie Redlich, MD
Internal Medicine
Injury Assessment of Workers in a Connecticut Factory
2011 JeanHeyd Meneide Morehouse College Chris Cotsapas, PhD
Neurology
Effect of ABL-1 on C. Elegans through RNASeq
2011 Gloriya Nedler Brandeis University Marina Picciotto, PhD
Pharmacology
Examination of Nicotinic Receptor Subtypes Using High Affinity Epibatidine Ligand-Binding Assay
2011 Charles S. Nguyen University of Puget Sound Fred Gorelick, MD/PhD
Internal Medicine
Hyperthyroidism Changes Pancreatic Acinar Cell Identity
2011 Alejandra Perez Baylor University Daniel Colon-Ramos, PhD
Cell Biology
Identifying Genes Affecting Synaptic Specificity and Maintenance in C. elegans
2011 Jennifer E. Reardon Rochester Institute of Technology Joerg Bewersdorf, PhD
Cell Biology
Imaging Clathrin-mediated Endocytosis Using Super-resolution Microscopy
2011 Jennifer M. Rodriguez Harvard University Lloyd Cantley, MD
Internal Medicine
The Role of P204 in Epithelialization
2011 Leticia Rojas Harvard University Hal Blumenfeld, MD/PhD
Neurology
Objectively Assessing Consciousness in Complex Partial and Generalized Tonic-clonic Seizures Using the RES exam
2011 Jessica L. Ruiz Rice University Stuart Weinzimer, MD
Pediatrics
Effect of Insulin Feedback Algorithm on Closed Loop Blood Glucose Control
2011 Angelica Sanchez Swarthmore College John MacMicking, PhD
Microbial Pathogenesis
Interactions Between GBP5 and the NLR Family for Immunity to Infection: Probing the Breadth and Specificity of this Relationship
2011 Isabel Sanchez Swarthmore College Vineet Bhandari, PhD
Pediatrics
Screening for MicroRNA (miRNA) in Hyperoxia-induced Injury in the Developing Murine Lung
2011 Duaa H. Sharfi University of Illinois at Chicago Elena Grigorenko, PhD
Epidemiology, Public Health & Psychology
Whole Blood vs. Cell Lines: Evaluating the Utility of Cell Lines Based on Changing Methylation Patterns
2011 Lizamarie Valle Albertus Magnus College Marsha Guess, MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Evaluating Changes in Smooth Muscle after Vaginal Stretch injury in Mice