End of Summer REU Symposium

At the end of the summer, REU participants presented their research.

Friday, July 24, 2020, 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm (Central Standard Time)
Virtual: Zoom Link


Sorina Munteanu, UC Merced
Guy Genin Lab
Strain Mapping to Identify the Mechanisms by which Ultrasound Activates Ion Channels

Evan Morris, Washington University in St. Louis
Nathaniel Huebsch Lab
Assessing Nucleus Pulposus Phenotype Expression and Extracellular Matrix (ECM) Interaction via Mimetic Peptides in relation to Intervertebral Disc (IVD) Degeneration

Lilly Murchison, Scripps College
Ram Dixit Lab
The Role of the Microtubule Cytoskeleton in Helical Growth in Plant Roots

David Reynolds, Iowa State University
Sabrina Shafi, City College of New York
Amit Pathak Lab
Modeling fibroblast-led collective invasion of carcinoma cells with differing mechanically mediated factors