The Undergraduate Research Center (URC) seeks to support Oxy’s mission by providing experiences that encourage the development of higher order thinking skills through faculty-mentored independent research. Find other student works supported by the URC here.


Submissions from 2012

The Development and Characterization of Polyvalent Anti-Influenza Antivirals, Kevin Hong

Optimizing the purification of wild type and mutant recombinant phospholipase D: An approach to producing a Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis vaccine, Utsav Patwardhan

Submissions from 2009

Quantitative Analysis of the Autophagy-Lysosomal Pathway in Alzheimer's type Neurodegeneration, Daniella Amri

Cancer and Glycation--Using Human Tissue Culture Model to Probe the Metabolic Effects of Glycation Flux, Rainey Banick

FRET-based Assay for Small Ubiquitin-like Modifier (SUMO)-specific Protease Inhibitors Screening, Ann Gregory

Outcome of Endoscopic Mucosal Resection of Colorectal Tumors, Christopher Jackson

Shape Analysis of Hippocampal Changes in Schizophrenic Patients with Water Imbalance, Carly Wachi

Submissions from 2008

FRET-based Assay for Small Ubiquitin-like Modifier (SUMO)-specific Protease Inhibitors Screening, Ann Gregory

Reciprocal Differentiation and Tissue-Specific Pathogenesis of Th1, Th2, and Th17 in Graft-versus-Host Disease, Daniel Huang

TR-FRET Assay for Sirtuin 1 (SIRT1) Inhibitor Screening, Cam-Van Huynh

Effect of Nucleotide Excision Repair on Methylglyoxal-Induced DNA Damage, Gene Shtark

The Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Dimer Interface: Proteolytic Studies with NADP Analogues, Carly Wachi

Submissions from 2007

Metal Homeostasis: Intracellular Copper Trafficking and ALS Anh Dang, Brittany Taunton, Yumi Tomita , Anh Dang, Brittany Taunton, and Yumi Tomita

Submissions from 2006

The Purification and Characterization of Lily Chemocyanin and Arabidopsis Plantacyanin, Jonathan Birch

The Interface of the Glucose-6-Phosphae Dehydrogenase Dimer: Proteolytic Studies, Hana Goldschmidt

Purification and Characterization of Tomato Plantocyanin Protein, Hailu Tilahun

Submissions from 2005

Structure Influencing Function: Using Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase as a Model System for Protein-Protein Interactions, Hana Goldschmidt

Chlamydomonas Multicopper Oxidase:An Intriguing Ortholog of Metazoan Ceruloplasmin, Nicole Nguyen

Submissions from 2003

Characterization and Immunodetection of Human Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase, Karen Le

Human Erythrocyte Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Association Studies, Jason A. Ovanessian

Characterization of an Alpha Glucosidase from the Bacterial Predator Bdellovibrio Bacteriovorus , Sarah Studer

Submissions from 2002

Analysis of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenaseafter Purification usingGel Electrophoresis and Western Blotting, Ivon Brito

Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) Association Studies, Jason Ovanessian

Submissions from 2001

Increasing the yield of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase., Lilit Nalbandyan

Identification of periplasmically regulated genes in Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus using an IVET approach., Sarah Studer

Submissions from 2000

Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Association Studies., John Crawley

Isolation and Purification of Human Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase from E. coli. Marci Raney and Cindy Kopp , Marci Raney and Cindy Kopp

Submissions from 1999

Studies of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase. Lauren Chew & John Crawley , Lauren Chew and John Crawley

Kinetic Profile Of Human Enzyme Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase., Radu Georgescu