Biochemistry & Biology Student Research Symposia; Monday, Dec. 4 and Wednesday, Dec 6

By Nancy Pierce, December 3, 2023

All are welcome to learn about the research students have conducted this semester.  
These are included in the Department Seminars Series.

Biochemistry Presentations: Monday, December 4, 4 pm, CNS 333

Morgan Miele (Scott Ulrich) 

     "Anti-Warburg compound X4 is a covalent glutaminase inhibitor"

   Caitlyn O’Dell (Andy Smith) 

     "Designing Robust Microgels: A Double Network Approach"

 Carolyn Wise (Dave Gondek) 

     "Gut metabolome changes due to infection with Chlamydia"


Biology Presentations: Wednesday, December 6, 4 pm, CNS 112

 Isaac Berman (Dave Gondek) 
       "Prebiotic treatment of a dysbiotic gut increases bacterial load of mice infected with Chlamydia"
  Griffin Hunt (Peter Melcher)
         "Electrical responses in plants to external stimuli"
  Evelise Hutton (Brooks Miner) 
         "Targeting sublethal UV radiation dosage in Daphnia"
  Kristen Johnson (Andy Smith) 
        "Slug Inspired Adhesive: A Microgel Approach"
  Sarah Hellmann (Susan Witherup)
       "Origins of Invasive Scaevola taccada in Puerto Rico"

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Dave Gondek at or 607-274-3979. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.