2009 Student Profiles

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Poster

Maria Alatorre
Arsenal Technical High School '10

Chemogene Therapy for Colon Cancer

Preceptor:
H. Jayaram, PhD. Padma Chakka, PhD.
VA Medical Center IU School of Medicine

Poster

Michael Ashmore
Lawrence Central High School '10

The Analysis of Methyphenidate and Ritalinic Acid by Ultra Performance Liquid Chromatography coupled with Tandem Mass Spectrometry in Urine Samples

Preceptor:
Tim Dahn
AIT Laboratories

Poster

Anurag Bhattrai
Carmel High School '10

The detection of microRNA, miR145 using bioluminescent hybridization assay

Preceptor:
Sapna K. Deo, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Alexa Boice
Huntington North High School '10

The PreClinOmics ZDSD, a New Rat Model of Metabolic Syndrome: Alterations in Arterial Muscle Mechanics

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

Poster

Nick Brenneke
Northrop High School '09

Engineering Yeast for Cellulosic Ethanol Production

Preceptor:
Mark Goebl, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Jasmine Craig
Warren Central High School '10

Zebra fish model of fetal alcohol syndrome

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

Poster

John DeBrota
Zionsville Community High School '10

Effect of cigarette smoke chemicals on interactions of A1AT with cell membranes

Preceptor:
Horia Petrache, PhD.
Irina Petrache, M.D.

IU School of Medicine

Poster

David Gurecki
Herron High School '2011

Using high speed HPLC to measure the condition of engine coolant/antifreeze

Preceptor:
Mr. Jeffrey White
Ms. Erin McCourt

POLARIS Laboratories

Poster

Jenaya Hooks
Arsenal Technical High School '10

Understanding Traits Related to Facial Features in Down Syndrome

Preceptor:
Randall J. Roper, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Cleveland Johnson
George Washington Community High School '09

Computational Molecular Docking

Preceptor:
Samy Meroueh, PhD.
IU School of Science

Poster

Corey Johnson
Southport High School '10

The Importance of Sterols

Preceptor:
Martin Bard, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Emily Lucas
Arsenal Technical High School '09

SapA Activity in Haemophilus ducreyi and Haemophilus influenzae

Preceptor:
Margaret Bauer
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Angela Ma
Carmel High School '10

Multiplex detection of microRNAs

Preceptor:
Sapna K. Deo, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Scott Maitland
Southport High School '10

The grease you eat: mass spectrometric analysis of the lipid content in food.

Preceptor:
Robert Minto, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

LeeAnna Meulen
Arlington Community High School '10

The PreClinOmics ZDSD, a New Rat Model of Metabolic Syndrome: Cardiovascular Disease

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

Poster

Rosemary Miller
Southport High School '10

Understanding the process of blood clotting

Preceptor:
Elliot D. Rosen, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Calvin Nguyen
Avon High School '11

Zebra fish model of fetal alcohol syndrome

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

Poster

Binal Pandya
Arsenal Technical High School '10

Studying a serious side effect in the treatment of osteoporosis and cancer

Preceptor:
Matthew Allen, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Brent Rogers
Southport High School '11

Computational Molecular Docking

Preceptor:
Samy Meroueh, PhD.
IU School of Science

Poster

Philip Sanders
Sojourn Academy '09

Computational Analysis of Biological Networks and Pathways

Preceptor:
Mathew Palakal, PhD.
IUPUI School of Informatics

Poster

Rizma Shrestha
Henry Clay High School '10

Renilla luciferase as a label for nucleic acid sensing

Preceptor:
Sapna K. Deo, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Douglas Sprowl
George Washington Community High School '10

Antibody Detection of a Fibrinogen-binding Protein of Haemophilus ducreyi

Preceptor:
Margaret Bauer, PhD.
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Erica Walsh
Franklin Central High School '11

Electrospinning Nanofibers for Stem Cell Culture and Tissue Engineering

Preceptor:
Jiliang Li, PhD.
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Lionel Zhao
Zionsville Community High School '10

Using FTIR to replace traditional tests for measuring the condition of lubricants

Preceptor:
Mr. Jeffrey White
Ms. Brook Adkins

POLARIS Laboratories