2015 Student Profiles

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Poster

Daniel Adeniji
Ben Davis High School '16

Zebrafish Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Model


Preceptor:
James Marrs, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Rochelle Adjei
Plainfield High School ‘17

Evaluation of TLR4 Signaling on LPS-Stimulated BV2 Cell Cytokine Production

Preceptors:
Kjell Svensson, PhD
Torian Stinnette, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Amanuel Araya
Ben Davis High School ‘15

The Role of Spinophilin in Parkinson's Disease

Preceptor:
Baucum AJ, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Carolyn Audu
Warren Central High School ‘15

Investigation of the Instability of Simple Aliphatic Esters as Probes into Acyl Glucuronide Reactivity

Preceptor:
Anthony G. Borel, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Mayesha Awal
Lawrence North High School ‘16

Search for small molecules to enhance health and longevity

Preceptor:
Charlie Dong, PhD
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Roger Biak
Homestead High School ‘15

Optimized Synthesis of Core 2-Pyridone Structures with Potential Biological Activities

Preceptors:
Horia Petrache, PhD
Bruce Ray, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Joshua Bitandaro
Carmel High School ‘17

Genetic disruption of multiple Wnt inhibitor genes leads to increased bone mass


Preceptor:
Alexander Robling, PhD
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Ernesto Cabrera
Warren Central High School ‘16

Effect of Novel Small Molecules on Liver Triglycerides for Treatment of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) and Obesity/Diabetes

Preceptors:
Tamer Coskun, MD, PhD
Libbey O’Farrell, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Krystiauna Cole
Pike High School ‘16

Investigation of the chemical and physical stability of insulin lispro formulations in insulin pumps in simulated patient-use conditions

Preceptor:
Nathaniel Milton, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Haben Gebre
Avon High School ‘15

Targeting the Role of Tyrosine in Amot Protein-lipid Binding Events


Preceptor:
Ann Kimble-Hill, PhD
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Sarah Law
Cardinal Ritter High School ‘15

Investigation of analytical measurement consistency on flowing powder for continuous drug product manufacturing

Preceptor:
Zhenqi (Pete) Shi, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Grace LeFevre
Homeschool ‘17

Candidate gene approach to development gene annotation in Cochliomyia macellaria


Preceptor:
Christine Picard, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Aundria Liggins
North Central High School ‘16

Effects of electronic cigarettes e-juices on dental pulp stem cells


Preceptor:
Jack Windsor, PhD
IU School of Dentistry

Poster

Katherine Lindsay
Guerin Catholic High School ‘16

GPCR mediated regulation of ACTH secretion in AtT20

Preceptors:
Michael Statnick, PhD
Susan Gackenheimer
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Vishaal Mali
Avon High School ‘16

Development of an in cell footprinting method

Preceptor:
Lisa Jones, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Anna Martin
Customized Schooling ‘16

Development and optimization of an oxyntomodulin immunoassay


Preceptor:
Hsiu-Chiung (Ginnie) Yang
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Lara Martinez
Herron High School ‘16

The interaction of water and vegetation: a stable isotope based approach

Preceptor:
Lixin Wang, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Elly Mawi
Southport High School ‘15

NMR Spectroscopic Study of Intermediates in Catalysis by Benzoylformate Decarboxylase

Preceptor:
Michael J. McLeish, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Angelica Murrilo
Lawrence Central High School ‘17

Investigation of analytical measurement consistency on flowing powder for continuous drug product manufacturing

Preceptor:
Jose Cintron, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company

Poster

Zuleima Sanchez
Arsenal Technical High School ‘17

Analysis of gene expression in sub-clones of an osteocytic cell line

Preceptor:
Lilian Plotkin, PhD
IU School of Medicine

Poster

Htayni Sui
Southport High School ‘15

Affinity of Cholesterol for Phospholipids

Preceptors:
Stephen Wassal, PhD
Bruce Ray, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Daniel Thang
Southport High School ‘17

Hydrophobic effects on Chemical Shifts of Aromatic Amino Acid Residues in Peptide

Preceptors:
Horia Petrache, PhD
Bruce Ray, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Sui Tial
Southport High School ‘15

NMR of Proteolysis Products of AMOT Family Proteins

Preceptor:
Bruce Ray, PhD
IUPUI School of Science

Poster

Cassie Washam
Western Boone High School ‘16

Biomarker Responses to a Renin-Driven, Preclinical Model of Nephropathy

Preceptor:
Tara Chouinard, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company