Graduate Student Research Presentations, Fall 2017
December 07, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bull Run Hall, Prince William Campus
"Comparative analysis of phage cluster identification using the Tape Measure Protein"
"N-acetylation of Francisella Tularensis Proteome"
"Curcumin is Antibacterial Against Francisella Novicida"
"Antimicrobial Peptides Against Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella Pneumoniae"
"Carbapenems Against Francisella Strains"
"Convolutional Neural Network Based Models On Colorectal Cancer Prediction"
"B-Cell Based Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer"
"Identification and Bioinformatic Analysis of a Novel Human Adenovirus Pathogen"
"Modulation of Integrin-Linked Kinase Signaling Reveals Insights into Trafficking of Rift Valley Fever Virus"
"In Silico Screen for Novel Inhibitors of Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus (VEEV) Capsid"
"Analysis of Blood brain barrier cells infected by Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus"
"Flow Cytometry Analysis of Blood Brain Barrier Cells Infected by Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus"
"Identifying epidermolysis bullies targets and understanding regulations and genetic changes"
"Identification of a new biomarker for targeting Niemann-Pick disease"
"Bioinformatic characterization of a human adenovirus 14 pathogen recently isolated in China"
"Congenital Hypothyroidism- Thyroid Dyshormonogenesis and Thyroid Dysgenesis"
"Exosomes secreted by IL-4 activated M2 macrophages shuttle invasion-potentiating miR-223 into breast cancer cells"
"miR-27A and miR34 mediated pathways, tumor suppressor gene and cellular senescence in epithelial cells in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)"
"PSA and it's implications in prostate cancer"
"Atezolizumab: Unlocking the Immune System to Cure Cancer"
"Evidence for Possibe Prenylation of Nef Protein in HIV-1"
"Endogenous nitric oxide synthase: A common element in cancer metastasis and coronary atherosclerosis pathogenesis"
"Breast Cancer, Tumor Cell Growth, & Bones: How Hedgehog (Hh) Pathway Signaling Supports the ""Vicious Cycle"" of Bone Metastasis"
"The roles of Fibroblast Growth Factor (FGF) in the process of angiogenesis."
"The Role and Pathway of CD90 expression in Breast Cancer Cells"
"Validation of Reference Genes for qRT-PCR studies in CA77 Cells"
"Implementation of the USEARCH SINTAX Analysis Pipeline on the Vaginal Microbiome"
"Identification of Possible Biomarkers of NASH Using HPLC-ECD Methodology"
"Analysis of reporter viruses for understanding New World alphavirus replication and pathogenesis"
"Exploration of the Chimeric RNA Landscape in Non-Neoplastic Human Tissues, Leading to the Discovery of a Gender-Specific Chimeric RNA"
"The characterization of V5 tagged MP12 viruses and identification of host proteins that interact with Rift Valley Fever Virus"
"Using bioinformatics tools, determining the identity of an acute respiratory pathogen virus that caused more deaths than normally seen with adenoviruses"
Oral PresentationsElizabeth Nohelty Romano
"Caenorhabditis Elegans as a Model to Determine the Molecular Effects of Plausible Environmental Risk Factors of Breast Cancer"Stephen Kassinger
"Polymyxin B and Colistin vs Francisella"Brian Carey
"The role of Protein Phosphatase 1 during Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Infection"