2010 Student Profiles

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Poster

Yovanie Biggerstaff
Southport High School '11

Determining the Concentrations of Drug Accumulation in the Skeleton

Preceptor:
Matthew Allen, PhD. & Lilian Plotkin, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Belli Bonhomme
Ben Davis High School '11

Stem Cells and Nanomaterial for Bone Regeneration

Preceptor:
Jiliang Li, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Jacob Burton-Edwards
Hamilton Southeastern High School '11

Role of IK Channels in Control of Coronary Blood Flow

Preceptor:
Jonathan Tune , PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Nandita Chittajallu
Pike High School '11

The role of NADPH oxidase in age-related collateral growth impairment

Preceptor:
Steven Miller, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Vinayak Gupta
Carmel High School '11

Effects of Estrogens and Ceramide Synthesis Inhibitors on on Cultured Hypoxic Lung Endothelial Cells

Preceptor:
Tim Lahm, MD
IU School of Medicine

Poster

David Gurecki
Herron High School '11

Critical Chemistry in the Industrial Setting

Preceptor:
Tim Dahn & Joanna Askwith
AIT Laboratories

Poster

Brian Harvey
Cathedral High School '12

Pharmacological and Molecular mechanisms of orexin-induced anxiety.

Preceptor:
William A. Truitt, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Iraj Hassan
North Central High School '10

Mechanistic characterization of small molecule inhibitor of APE1's repair activity

Preceptor:
Millie M. Georgiadis, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Rachel Hawn
Warren Central High School '12

Targeted Gene Therapy for Colorectal Cancer

Preceptor:
H. Jayaram, PhD. & Praveen Kusumanchi, PhD.
IU School of Medicine & V.A. Medical Center

Poster

Jenaya Hooks
Arsenal Technical High School '10

Chemical Zoning in Crystals from a Magma Plumbing System

Preceptor:
Andrew Barth, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Corey Johnson
Southport High School '10

The Grease You Eat: Mass Spectrometric Analysis of the Lipid Composition in Foods

Preceptor:
Robert Minto, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Amanuel Kibrom
Pike High School '12

Arterial Reactivity to Vasoactive Oxidants May Play a Role in Development of Hypertension Associated with Obesity and Diabetes

Preceptor:
C. Subah Packer, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Lakenvia Ledford
Lawrence North High School '11

Computer Applications to Medical Research: Mining Text in Journals Linking Molecules for Potential Cures.

Preceptor:
Mathew Palakal, PhD. & Meeta Pradhan, PhD.
IU School of Informatics

Poster

Kevin Line
Irving Preparatory Academy '11

Understanding the Factors Governing the Flux of Explosive Vapors from Containers

Preceptor:
John Goodpaster, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Jose Llamas
George Washington High School '11

Zebrafish FAS Model

Preceptor:
James A. Marrs, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Jessany Maldonado
Warren Central High School '11

Metabolic Studies of Cultured Cells by NMR

Preceptor:
Horia Petrache, PhD. & Bruce Ray, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Emily Mason
Avon High School '10

Chronic Infections in the Lungs of Cystic Fibrosis Individuals by the Bacterium P. aeruginosa

Preceptor:
Gregory Anderson, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Ngun HleiTial Nawlthang
Southport High School '11

Zebrafish FAS Model

Preceptor:
James A. Marrs
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Kwame Newton
University High School '11

Measurements of Interaction Between Glycoproteins and Lipid Bilayers

Preceptor:
Horia Petrache, PhD. & Bruce Ray, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Calvin Nguyen
Avon High School '11

Mechanisms of Amphibian Limb Regeneration

Preceptor:
David Stocum, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Marisa Peredo
Warren Central High School '12

Regulation of Betaine/GABA Transporter in Kidney Cells

Preceptor:
Stephen Kempson, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Brent Rogers
Southport High School '11

Computer-Aided Molecular Design of Anti-Cancer Agents

Preceptor:
Samy Meroueh, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Nail Siddeeq
Arsenal Technical High School '12

Role of Type VI Collagen in the Pathogenesis of Emphysema

Preceptor:
Hua-Chen Chang, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Kevin Song
Carmel High School '11

The Effects of Solvent Purity on Highly Photoluminescent Nanocrystals (CdSe/ZnS Quantum Dots) Used as Biological Imaging Probes

Preceptor:
Christoph Naumann, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Trishya Srinivasan
International School of Indiana '11

Role of c-mpl signaling in Osteoblast Proliferation and Differentiation

Preceptor:
Melissa Kacena, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Hlawn Tlem
Southport High School '11

Cardiovascular Disease in ZDSD, a new Rodent Model of Metabolic Syndrome

Preceptor:
C. Subah Packer, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Shelby Turner
Southport High School '11

The impact of age-related oxidant stress on mechanisms mediating nitric oxide-dependent collateral growth

Preceptor:
Steven Miller, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Erica Walsh
The Indiana Academy '11

Stem Cells and Nanomaterial for Bone Regeneration

Preceptor:
Jiliang Li, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science