2020 Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program
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 Abstract
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 Abstract
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 Abstract