bioscience day 2017 poster winners


Agriculture, Food, and Nutritional Sciences

Morgan Thompson   

Comparing Patterns of Injury Associated with Potato Leafhopper (Family: Cicadellidae) Feeding Across Different Alfalfa (Medicago Sativa) Cropping Systems

Biodiversity, Conservation, Ecology & Evolution 

Grace Capshaw        

Comparative Analysis of Phylogenetic And Ecological Trends in Morphological Variation of the Salamander Inner Ear


Kevin Rose     

Selection and Characterization of Xeno-Nucleic Acid Aptamers that Bind to and Iinhibit HIV-1 Integrase

Bioengineering - Biomaterials and Nanoscience/Nanotechnology  

Brian Lovett   

Engineering Fungi to Prevent Malaria Transmission

Education/Curricular Innovation 

Candace Williams

Creatively Teaching Fundamental Biology Concepts: Candy Cladograms

Family, Community and Public Health 

Zafir Ahmed

Effectiveness of Serial Casting in Children with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

Genetics, Genomics, Bioinformatics, and Proteomics 

Jinyi Zhu         

Characterizing Programmed -1 Ribosomal Frameshifting in Mayaro Virus

Microbiology and Immunology 

Lillian Sun      

WEE1 kinase inhibition enhances direct and TNF??-mediated bystander CTL killing of oral cancer cells

Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology 

Ji Young (Julie) Choi 

Investigation of the Role of the Canonical Wnt/ß-Catenin Signaling Pathway During Osteogenic Differentiation and Bone Quality in Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome


Neuroscience and Cognitive Science

Theresa Hauge          

High-level motor planning assessment during performance of complex actions in humans and humanoid robots: A computational approach