2000 HHMI Summer Undergraduate Research Program at OSU

George Ambrose - "Neuroanatomical Distribution of Vasotocin mRNA in Selected Regions of the CNS of the Roughskin Newt: Comparing Neuro-histochemical Labeling Methods" Abstract / Movie

Simeon Andrews - "Digestion and Biotransformation of Fatty Acids by Pseudomonas aeruginosa" Abstract / Movie

Gena Bentall - "Embryonic Olfactory Learning in Western Toad (Bufo boreas) Larvae and Metamorphs" Abstract / Movie

Calvin Carlyle - "Antibiotic Resistance, Toxicity and Antibacterial Soaps" Abstract / Movie

Christoph Champ - "ZHuntIII: A Computer Approach To Mapping Z-DNA Within Human Chromosomes 21 and 22" Abstract / Movie

Tyler Creelan - "Antioxidants & Immunity: Action of DL-lipoic acid Among Antigen-specific T Cells" Abstract / Movie

Kathrin Dunlap - "Inhibition of Oxytocin Binding by Progesterone in Ovine Uteri" Abstract / Movie

Wendy Evans - "The Importance of Cysteine Residues in p53 Function" Abstract / Movie

Leah Gross - "Micropropagation of Douglas-fir in a Double-phase Culture Medium" Abstract / Movie

Keith Hazleton - "Non-Covalent Interactions of Thymidylate Synthase and dCMP Hydroxymethylase" Abstract / Movie

Cortny Huddleston - "CTIP-Mediated Transcriptional Repression" Abstract / Movie

Jim James - "Know Your Frog (it's cheap, quick, and easy)" Abstract / Movie

Susan Kamman - "Preliminary Refolding Studies of the Nuclear Hormone RXRa Receptor" Abstract / Movie

Julie Law - "Post-Transcriptional Gene Silencing of Agrobacterium tumefaciens Oncogenes" Abstract / Movie

Rob Melton - "Characterization of a Predicted Baculovirus Membrane Protein" Abstract / Movie

Christine Nguyen - "Comparative Crystallographic Analysis of a Non-Methylated to Methylated DNA Hexamer GCCGGC" Abstract / Movie

Megan Oest - "Purification of Nisin" Abstract / Movie

Derek Rains - "Investigating Cell Polarity Through a Screen for Small GTPase – Interacting Proteins" Abstract / Movie

Sathya Ravichandran - "The Role of Iron and Oxidative Stress in Parkinson’s Disease" Abstract / Movie

Jonathan Reed - "Determining the Functional Specificity of Beet Yellows Closterovirus Heat Shock Protein 70KDa Homolog" Abstract / Movie

Isaiah Schauer - "Isolation of Recombinant T4 Phage Proteins Involved in DNA Precursor Biosynthesis" Abstract / Movie

Annie Staten - "The Role of gamma-Glutamyl Transpeptidase (GGT) Deficiency in Coumarin Metabolism of C57BL/6/129SvEv Mice" Abstract / Movie

Stuart Streeter - "X-Ray Crystallography of 2-methyl-3-hydroxypyridine-5-carboxylic acid oxygenase" Abstract / Movie

Erin van Olden - "Hemocyanin: The Evolution of a Protein" Abstract / Movie

Jay Well - "Molecular Mapping of Lazy-2 Gravitropic Response Gene of Tomato" Abstract / Movie