Schedule for Science 204

Oral Presentations, Session 1

Time Presenter Presentation
9:40AM – 9:55AM Atamian, Alexander The Role of PHA-4/FoxA Transcription Factor in Establishing the Cellular Context for in vivo Forced Transdifferentiation
9:55AM – 10:10AM Vittayarukskul, Ken Use of GAL/UAS to Assay Enhancer Activity within Defined DNA Fragments in Drosophila melanogaster
10:25AM – 10:40AM Spencer, Jennifer Investigating defense responses of Nicotiana benthamiana involving the 14-3-3 gene family using virus-induced gene silencing (VIGS)
10:40AM – 10:55AM Mandayam Comar, Janani Characterizing E. coli UvrC, a nucleotide excision repair protein
1:40PM – 1:55PM Caunca, Michelle CROSS-SECTIONAL AND LONGITUDINAL EXAMINATION OF FLORBETAPIR-PET AMYLOID IMAGING AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE IN THE OLDEST-OLD
1:55PM – 2:10PM Ching, Kaitlin ULP-4 desumoylates HMGS-1 to regulate C. elegans bioenergetics in aging and development
2:10PM – 2:25PM Li, Yanting Targeted-Apoptosis in Secondary Cells of Male Drosophila Using GAL4 Lines
2:25PM – 2:40PM Mercado , Vicki The Survivin and cIAP1 anti-apoptotic proteins are differentially downregulated in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress
2:40PM – 2:55PM Wong, Ka Man Improving Sucrose Biosensor for Real-Time Monitoring of Sucrose
3:10PM – 3:25PM Monty, Olivier DNA Microsatellite Variation in the Coyote Ceanothus (Ceanothus ferrisiae)
3:25PM – 3:40PM Nguyen, Sang A Promising Model in Understanding Metastasis: Uterine Seam Cell Development in Caenorhabditis elegans
3:40PM – 3:55PM Olsen, Pauline Anticancer Activity of Gold(III) Complexes and Ligands Bearing Alkyl-Substituted Phenanthroline Ligands
3:55PM – 4:10PM Perez, Andrea A TALEN-based Approach to Elucidate the Role of Notch Glycosylation in Pancreatic Cancer

Oral Presentations, Session 2

Time Presenter Presentation
9:40AM – 9:55AM Atamian, Alexander The Role of PHA-4/FoxA Transcription Factor in Establishing the Cellular Context for in vivo Forced Transdifferentiation
9:55AM – 10:10AM Vittayarukskul, Ken Use of GAL/UAS to Assay Enhancer Activity within Defined DNA Fragments in Drosophila melanogaster
10:25AM – 10:40AM Spencer, Jennifer Investigating defense responses of Nicotiana benthamiana involving the 14-3-3 gene family using virus-induced gene silencing (VIGS)
10:40AM – 10:55AM Mandayam Comar, Janani Characterizing E. coli UvrC, a nucleotide excision repair protein
1:40PM – 1:55PM Caunca, Michelle CROSS-SECTIONAL AND LONGITUDINAL EXAMINATION OF FLORBETAPIR-PET AMYLOID IMAGING AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE IN THE OLDEST-OLD
1:55PM – 2:10PM Ching, Kaitlin ULP-4 desumoylates HMGS-1 to regulate C. elegans bioenergetics in aging and development
2:10PM – 2:25PM Li, Yanting Targeted-Apoptosis in Secondary Cells of Male Drosophila Using GAL4 Lines
2:25PM – 2:40PM Mercado , Vicki The Survivin and cIAP1 anti-apoptotic proteins are differentially downregulated in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress
2:40PM – 2:55PM Wong, Ka Man Improving Sucrose Biosensor for Real-Time Monitoring of Sucrose
3:10PM – 3:25PM Monty, Olivier DNA Microsatellite Variation in the Coyote Ceanothus (Ceanothus ferrisiae)
3:25PM – 3:40PM Nguyen, Sang A Promising Model in Understanding Metastasis: Uterine Seam Cell Development in Caenorhabditis elegans
3:40PM – 3:55PM Olsen, Pauline Anticancer Activity of Gold(III) Complexes and Ligands Bearing Alkyl-Substituted Phenanthroline Ligands
3:55PM – 4:10PM Perez, Andrea A TALEN-based Approach to Elucidate the Role of Notch Glycosylation in Pancreatic Cancer

Oral Presentations, Session 3

Time Presenter Presentation
9:40AM – 9:55AM Atamian, Alexander The Role of PHA-4/FoxA Transcription Factor in Establishing the Cellular Context for in vivo Forced Transdifferentiation
9:55AM – 10:10AM Vittayarukskul, Ken Use of GAL/UAS to Assay Enhancer Activity within Defined DNA Fragments in Drosophila melanogaster
10:25AM – 10:40AM Spencer, Jennifer Investigating defense responses of Nicotiana benthamiana involving the 14-3-3 gene family using virus-induced gene silencing (VIGS)
10:40AM – 10:55AM Mandayam Comar, Janani Characterizing E. coli UvrC, a nucleotide excision repair protein
1:40PM – 1:55PM Caunca, Michelle CROSS-SECTIONAL AND LONGITUDINAL EXAMINATION OF FLORBETAPIR-PET AMYLOID IMAGING AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE IN THE OLDEST-OLD
1:55PM – 2:10PM Ching, Kaitlin ULP-4 desumoylates HMGS-1 to regulate C. elegans bioenergetics in aging and development
2:10PM – 2:25PM Li, Yanting Targeted-Apoptosis in Secondary Cells of Male Drosophila Using GAL4 Lines
2:25PM – 2:40PM Mercado , Vicki The Survivin and cIAP1 anti-apoptotic proteins are differentially downregulated in response to endoplasmic reticulum stress
2:40PM – 2:55PM Wong, Ka Man Improving Sucrose Biosensor for Real-Time Monitoring of Sucrose
3:10PM – 3:25PM Monty, Olivier DNA Microsatellite Variation in the Coyote Ceanothus (Ceanothus ferrisiae)
3:25PM – 3:40PM Nguyen, Sang A Promising Model in Understanding Metastasis: Uterine Seam Cell Development in Caenorhabditis elegans
3:40PM – 3:55PM Olsen, Pauline Anticancer Activity of Gold(III) Complexes and Ligands Bearing Alkyl-Substituted Phenanthroline Ligands
3:55PM – 4:10PM Perez, Andrea A TALEN-based Approach to Elucidate the Role of Notch Glycosylation in Pancreatic Cancer