Published Students – 2014

The following is a list of research accomplishments by Boston University undergraduates in 2014.

Publications

Jaclyn Andricovich (Professor Valentina Perissi, MED Biochemistry)
MD Cardamone, B Tanasa, M Chan, CT Cederquist, J Andricovich, MG Rosenfeld & V Perissi. 2014. GPS2/KDM4A pioneering activity regulates promoter-specific recruitment of PPARgamma. Cell Reports, in press.

Megan A. Audet (Professor John Snyder, CAS – Chemistry)
MA Audet, C Cai & JK Snyder. 2014. N-bond formation in intramolecular cobalt-catalyzed [2 + 2 + 2] cyclizations of alkynyl-linked bisnitriles, and the preparation of annulated pyridazines. Heterocycles 88: 179-186.

S Arredondo (Professor Meers Oppenheim, CAS – Astronomy)
MM Oppenheim, S Arredondo & G Sugar. 2014. Intense winds and shears in the equatorial lower thermosphere measured by high resolution non-specular meteor radar. Journal of Geophysical Research and Space Physics 119: doi:10.1002/2013JA019272.

Colin Averill (Professor Adrien Finzi, CAS  Biology)
C
Averill, BL Turner & AC Finzi. 2014.  Mycorrhiza-mediated competition between plants and decomposers drives soil carbon storage. Nature 505: 543-545.

Britahny Baskin (Professor Kathleen Kantak, CAS – Psychological & Brain Sciences)
CJ Jordan, RC Harvey, BB Baskin, LP Dwoskin & KM Kantak. 2014. Cocaine-seeking behavior in a genetic model of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder following adolescent methylphenidate or atomoxetine treatments. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, in press.

Chelsea Bray (Professor Natalie McKnight, CGS – Humanities)
N McKnight & C Bray. 2014. “Dickens, the Lowell Mill Girls, and the Making of A Christmas Carol,” in Dickens in Massachusetts: A Tale of Power and Transformation. Amherst: University of Amherst Press, 2014 (forthcoming).

Danny Cooper (Professors Sharon Goldberg and Leonid Reyzin, CAS  Computer Science)
E Heilman, D Cooper, L Reyzin & S Goldberg. 2014. From the consent of the routed: improving the transparency of the RPKI. Paper appearing in SIGCOMM’14 http://conferences.sigcomm.org/sigcomm/2014/  Chicago, IL.  August 2014.

Brent Coisman, Rebecca Thompson (Professor Joe Tien, ENG – Biomedical Engineering)
KLS Chan, AH Khankhel,  RL Thompson, BJ Coisman, KHK Wong, JG Truslow & J Tien. 2014. Crosslinking of collagen scaffolds promoters blood and lymphatic vascular stability. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research A, in press.

Carolynn Gaut, Diana Aksyonova (Professor Michael Smith, ENG  Biomedical Engineering)
SR Polio, H Parameswaran, EP Canović, C Gaut, D Aksyonova, D Stamenović & ML Smith. 2014. Topographical control of multiple cell adhesion ligands for traction force microscopy. Integrative Biology 6: 357-365.

Corey Gill (Professor Jeremy DeSilva, CAS Anthropology)
CM Gill,
AK Taneja, MA Bredella, M Torriani & JM DeSilva. 2014. Osteogenic relationship between the lateral plantar process and the peroneal tubercle in the human calcaneus. Journal of Anatomy 224: 173-179.

Jayson Godfrey, Christopher Fisher, Frank Wong, Nick Thomas, Connie Wu, Julian Ramos, Jennifer Duong (Professor John Celenza, CAS – Biology)
M Pieck, J Godfrey, C Fisher, F Wong, N Thomas, C Wu, J Ramos, J Duong, G Grant, Y Yuan, J Normanly & JL Celenza. 2013. The SAL1 gene encodes an aromatic aminotransferase required for auxin homeostasis. The Plant Journal, in preparation.

Gabrielle Hands (Professor Cara Stepp, SAR – Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences)
G Hands, E Laursen & C Stepp. 2014. Effects of augmentative visual training on learning of audio-motor mapping. Human Movement Science 35: 145-155.

Sarah Heerboth, Meghan Leary, Genevieve Housman (Professor Sibaji Sarkar, MED – Cancer Research Center)
S Byler, S Goldgar, S Heerboth, M Leary, G Housman, K Moulton & S Sarkar. 2014. Genetic  and epigenetic aspects of breast cancer progression and therapy. Anticancer Research 34: 1071-1078.

Sarah Heerboth, Karolina Lapinska, Nicole Snyder, Meghan Leary, Sarah Rollinson (Professor Sibaji Sarkar, MED – Cancer Research Center)
S Heerboth, K Lapinska, N Snyder, M Leary, S Rollinson & S Sarkar. 2014. The use of epigenetic drugs in diseases: an overview. Genetics and Epigenetics 6: 9-19.

Alexander Helfand (Professor James Cherry, CAS – Psychological and Brain Sciences)
BT DiBenedictis, AI Helfand, MJ Baum & JA Cherry.  2014.  A quantitative comparison of the efferent projections of the anterior and posterior subdivisions of the medial amygdala in female mice. Brain Research 1543: 101-108.

Kathryn Hill (Professor Jean-Jacques Soghomonian, MED – Anatomy and Neurobiology)
K Zhang, K Hill, S Labak, G Blatt & JJ Soghomonian. 2014. Loss of glutamic acid decarboxylase (Gad67) in Gpr88-expressing neurons induces learning and social behavior deficits in mice. Neuroscience, in press.

Z. S. Inam (Professor Jen-Wei Lin, CAS Biology)
SK Nelamangala, ZS Inam & J-W Lin. 2014. Application of a spike sorting procedure to analyze recordings in the crayfish ventral superficial flexor preparation: A high resolution approach to the study of neuromodulators on axons and synapses. The Journal of Undergraduate Neuroscience Education (JUNE) 12: 141-150.

Sophina Ji (Professor Vickery Trinkaus-Randall, MED  Biochemistry)
A Lee, K Derricks, M Minns, S Ji, C Chi, MA Nugent & V Trinkaus-Randall. 2014. Hypoxia-induced changes in Ca2+ mobilization and protein phosphorylation implicated in impaired wound healing. American Journal of Physiology – Cell Physiology 306: C972-C985.

CJ Jordan (Catherine Caldwell-Harris, CAS – Psychology)
CL Caldwell-Harris & CJ Jordan. 2014. Systemizing and special interests: Characterizing the continuum from neurotypical to autism spectrum disorder. Learning and Individual Differences 29: 98-105.

Aimal Khankhel (Professor Joseph Tien, ENG – Biomedical Engineering)
KHK Wong, JG Truslow, AH Khankel & J Tien. 2014. Biophysical mechanisms that govern the vascularization of microfluidic scaffolds. In Vascularization: Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering, EM Brey (ed), CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Jennifer Liang (Professor Carmela Abraham, BUSM Biochemistry)
CD Chen, H Li, J Liang, K Hixson, E Zeldich & CR Abraham. 2014. The anti-aging and tumor suppressor protein Klotho enhances differentiation of a human oligodendrocytic hybrid cell line. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience in press.

Mckenna Longacre, Nela Tatur, Sarah Heerboth, Karolina Lapinska (Professor Sabaji Sarkar, MED Cancer Center)
S Sarkar, M Longacre, N Tatur, S Heerboth & K Lapinska. 2014. Histone deacetylases (HDACs): function, mechanism, and inhibition. The Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry, editors R.A. Meyers, John Wiley: Chichester.DOI: 10.1002/9780470027318.a9365.

Evan Lowell (Professor David Bishop, ENG – Electrical & Computer Engineering)
M Imboden, H Han, T Stark, E Lowell, J Chang, F Pardo, C Bolle, PG del Corro & DJ Bishop. 2014. Building a fab on a chip. Nanoscale 6: 5049-5062.

M Imboden, J Morrison, E Lowell, H Han & DJ Bishop. 2014. Controlling levitation and enhancing displacement in electrostatic comb drives of MEMS actuators. Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems PP: 99, pp.1,1 doi: 10.1109/JMEMS.2014.2303898.

Julian G Lugo-Pico (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS – Biology)
L Haery, J Lugo-Pico, R Henry, A Andrews & TD Gilmore. 2014. Histone acetyltransferase-deficient p300 mutants in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma have altered transcriptional regulatory activities and are required for optimal cell growth. Molecular Cancer 13: 29.

Ariana Medina, Curran Uppaluri (Professor Peter Buston, CAS Biology)
A Medina, MYL Wong, C Uppaluri, JR Seymour & PM Buston. 2014. Plasticity in personality traits in a social coral reef fish. Animal Behaviour, in review.

Justin Morse (Professor Ion Hobai, MED – Clinical Cardiology)
JC Morse, DA Siwik, WS Colucci & I Hobai. 2014. Cellular mechanisms of cardiac depression and recovery in endotoxemic mice. Biophysical Journal 106: 128a.

AL Nocera, H Iqbal, JD Hoang, U Alvarez (Professor Xue Han, ENG – Biomedical Engineering)
BS Bleier, AL Nocera, H Iqbal, JD Hoang, U Alvarez, RE Feldman & X Han. 2014. P-glycoprotein promotes epithelial T helper 2-associated cytokine secretion in chronic sinusitis with nasal polyps. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 4: 488-494.

Kripa Patel, Anita Kollory (Professor Saja Ghosh, MED – Cancer Center)
K Patel, A Kollory, A Takashima, S Sarkar, DV Faller & SK Ghosh. 2014. MicroRNA let-7 downregulates STAT3 phosphorylation in pancreatic cancer cells by increasing SOCS3 expression. Cancer Letters 347: 54-64.

James Park (Professor Corey Stephenson, CAS – Chemistry)
MH Keylor, JE Park, C-J Wallentin & CRJ Stephenson. 2014. Photocatalytic initiation of thio-ene reactions: synthesis of thiomorpholin-3-ones. Tetrahedron 70: 4264-4269.

Florencia Rago (Professor Dean Tolan, CAS Biology)
F Rago, D Saltzberg, KN Allen & DR Tolan. 2013. Enzyme dynamics involved in substrate specificity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, in preparation.

Olivia Simpson, Ben Vadala-Roth (Professor Alexander Levichev, CAS Mathematics)
O Simpson & B Vadala-Roth. 2014. On hyperbolic motion in two homogenous space-times. Mathematical Structures and Modeling.29: 38-42.

Josefa M. Sullivan (Professor Angela Ho, CAS  Biology)
SE Sullivan, GM Dillon, JM Sullivan & A Ho. 2014. Mint proteins are required for synaptic activity-dependent amyloid precursor protein (APP) trafficking and amyloid beta generation. Journal of Biological Chemistry 289: 15374-15383.

David Tassin (Professor Kathleen Kantak, CAS – Psychological & Brain Sciences)
JM Gauthier DH Tassin, LP Dwoskin & KM Kantak. 2014. Effects of dopamine D1 receptor blockade in the prelimbic prefrontal cortex or lateral dorsal striatum on frontostriatal function in Wistar and spontaneously hypertensive rats. Behavioural Brain Research 268: 229-238.

David Tassin, Madeline Brisotti (Professor Kathleen Kantak, CAS – Psychological & Brain Sciences)
KM Kantak, N Barlow, DH Tassin, MF Brisotti & CJ Jordan. 2014. Performance on a strategy set shifting task in rats following adult or adolescent cocaine exposure. Psychopharmacology, in press.

Joanna (Tze Yu) Tung and Jennifer Liang (Professor Carmela Abraham, BUSM Biochemistry)
CD Chen, TY Tung, J Liang, E Zeldich, BE Turk & CR Abraham 2014. Identification of cleavage sites leading to the shed form of the anti-aging protein Klotho. Biochemistry, in revision.

Kendall Valentine (Professor Sergio Fagherazzi, CAS  Earth & the Environment)
K Valentine, G Mariotti & S Fagherazzi. 2014. Repeated erosion of cohesive sediments with biofilms, Advances in Geoscience 39: 9-14.

Andrew Whiteman (Professor Chantal Stern, CAS  Psychology)
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Whiteman, DE Young, X He, TC Chen, RC Wagenaar, CE Stern  & K Schon. 2014. Interaction between serum BDNF and aerobic fitness predicts recognition memory in healthy young adults. Behavioural Brain Research 259: 302-312.

Beatriz Willink, Meredith Palmer (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
B Willink, MS Palmer, T Landberg, JR Vonesh & KM Warkentin. 2014. Environmental context shapes immediate and cumulative costs of risk-induced early hatching. Evolutionary Ecology 28: 103-116.

Meeting Presentations & Abstracts

Amy Acevedo (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS  Biology)
A Acevedo
, M Reynoso & TD Gilmore. 2014. Toll-like receptor signaling pathway in the sea anemone Nematostella vectensis: studies on the evolutionary origins of innate immunity. Medical Sciences Campus 34th Annual Research and Education Forum.  April 11, 2014. University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Poster presentation.

Christopher Addis (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
KM Warkentin, CJ Addis & KL Cohen. 2014. Ear development and function in red-eyed treefrog embryos: a sensor for egg-predator cues? Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2014, Austin, TX. Poster presentation.

Soondus Arif, Valerie Capilli, Jennie David  (Professor Leslie Brody, CAS Psychology)
S Arif, V Capilli, Y Firpo, M Levis, J David, KM Weber, MH Cohen & LR Brody. 2014.  Dominance and self-esteem in relation to health outcomes in women with or at risk for HIV.  Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA, March 2014. Poster presentation.

Britahny Baskin, Katherine Rodriguez, Angelica Dellamorte (Professor Kathleen Kantak, CAS – Psychological & Brain Sciences)
CJ Jordan, RC Harvey, BM Baskin, K Rodriguez, A Dellamorte, LP Dwoskin & KM Kantak. 2014. Adolescent atomoxetine, but not methylphenidate, decreases cocaine-seeking behavior in a genetic model of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. College on Problems of Drug Dependence Annual Meeting, June 14-19, 2014. San Juan, Puerto Rico. Oral Symposium presentation.

Hersh Bendre (Professor Joyce Wong, ENG  Biomedical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering)
EL Lee, HH Bendre, MK Robinson & JY Wong. 2014. Controlling cellular orientation using microcontact printing and mechanical conditioning to modulate contractile protein expression. Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials (SFB) Annual Meeting. April 2014. Denver, CO. Poster presentation.

E Lee, HH Bendre, MK Robinson & JY Wong. 2014. Modulating alignment and contractile protein expression in vascular smooth muscle cell sheets using microcontact printing and mechanical conditioning. Northeast Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC), April 25-27, 2014, Boston MA. Poster presentation.

Rodrigo Bonilla, Rachel Philips  (Professor Andrea Mercurio, CAS  Psychological and Brain Sciences)
R Bonilla, R Philips & AE Mercurio. 2014. Women-only gyms vs. co-ed gyms: do exercise motives differ? Annual Meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA. Poster presentation.

Alana Carmichael (Professor Douglas Rosene, MED – Anatomy & Neurobiology)
NC Heyworth, A Carmichael & DL Rosene. 2014. Age related alterations of oligodendroglia in white Matter of the non-human primate. 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Washington, DC, USA. Poster presentation

Jason Chin (Professor Kathleen Corriveau, SED  Human Development)
J Chin,
N Skala, G Min, K Kao & KH Corriveau. 2014.  The influence of social presence on children’s executive functioning. The Annual Eastern Psychological Association conference, Boston, MA, March 2014. Poster presentation.

Jennie David (Professor David Langer, CAS  Psychology)
JG David, DA Langer, G Kelso & MS Lo. 2014. Medical decision-making in a pediatric rheumatology clinic. Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA. 2014. Poster presentation.

Jorge Escobedo (Professor R. Glynn Holt, ENG – Mechanical Engineering)
J Escobedo
& RG Holt. 2014. A sonic levitation system for the study of Faraday waves on bubbles. Journal of the Acoustical Socioety of America 135, 2345 (2014). 167th meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Providence, RI. Oral presentation.

Audrey Hertenstein (Professor Wendy Kuohung, MED  Obstretrics and Gynecology)
A Hertenstein, P Marin, V Gore, J Ko, M Sanchez, P Patwari & W Kuohung. 2014. The alpha-arrestin ARRDC3 is expressed by trophoblast and impacts trophoblast cell migration. Annual Meeting of the Society of Gynecologic Investigation. March 26-28, 2014. Florence, Italy. Poster presentation.

Arielle Horenstein (Professor Amanda Tarullo, CAS Psychological & Brain Sciences)
A Horenstein
& AR Tarullo. 2014. Correlates of mother-infant joint attention at six months: Parenting stress, maternal depression, and maternal perception of own mother. Meetings of the Eastern Psychological Association. March 2014. Boston, MA. Poster presentation.

Justin Jung (Professor Darren Roblyer, ENG  Biomedical Engineering)
J Jung, R Istfan & DM Roblyer. 2014. A digital broad bandwidth frequency-domain Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy (dDOS) system for multiplexed measurements in turbid media. International Society for Optics and Photonics. February, 2014. Abstract.

Siri Kirin Khalsa (Professor Amanda Tarullo, CAS Psychological & Brain Sciences)
SK Khalsa
& AR Tarullo. 2014. The physiological toll of early motherhood: an investigation of chronic stress levels in a recent mother population using hair cortisol. Meetings of the Eastern Psychological Association. March 2014. Boston, MA. Poster presentation.

Joanna Kimszal (Professor Benjamin Wolozin, MED – Pharmacology)
C Trengrove, J Kimszal, D Irwin, T Schuck, J Trojanowski & B Wolozin. 2014. Pathological changes in RNA binding proteins in Parkinson’s Disease. Society for Neuroscience. Washington, DC. 2014. Poster presentation.

Evan Kuras (Professor Japonica Brown-Saracino, CAS – Sociology)
E Kuras. 2014. Challenging Urban Heat Island Paradigm: Integrating Idiosyncratic Movement into Neighborhood Scale Effects. 94th American Meteorological Society Meeting. February 2-6, 2014. Atlanta, Georgia, Oral presentation.

Audrey Lambert, Marinaliz Reynoso, Amy Acevedo (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS  Biology)
T Gilmore, J Finnerty, T Siggers, F Wolenski, T Lubinski, A Penvose, A Lambert, M Reynoso & A Acevedo. 2014. Evolution of NF-kB signaling. Keystone Symposium on The NF-kappaB System in Health and Disease. February 23-28, 2014. Keystone, Colorado. Oral and Poster presentation.

Lena Liu (Professor Catherine Klapperich, ENG – Biomedical Engineering)
S Huang, S Sharma, L Liu, A Fan, CM Klapperich & J Rosen. 2014. Microfluidic platform for a protein-based thyroid cancer diagnostics. AACR Annual Meeting. April 5-9, 2014. San Diego, California, Poster presentation.

A Lopez (Professor Stacey Doan, CAS – Psychology)
F Hong, A Lopez, S Doan & G Evans. 2014. Relations among temperament, self-regulatory strategies and gender in predicting delay of gratification. Eastern Psychological Society. Boston, MA. Poster presentation.

Yevgeniy Maksimenko (Professor Francisco Naya, CAS – Biology)
NL Estrella, Y Maksimenko & FJ Naya. 2014. Functional characterization of MEF2D in cardiomyocyte cell cycle control. New England Science Symposium (Harvard Medical School). April 6, 2014. Boston, MA, Poster presentation.

Joshua Marden (Professor Ziv Feldman, SED – Mathematics Education)
J Marden
& Z Feldman. 2014. Pre-service elementary teachers’ understanding of number theory during classroom instruction. Boston University Student Research Conference. May 1, 2014. Boston, MA. Poster presentation.

Carolyn Michener (Professor Cara Stepp, SAR  Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences)
YS Lien, CM Michener & CE Stepp. 2014. Validation of relative fundamental frequency using an aerodynamic estimate of vocal effort. 167th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Providence, RI, May 5 – 9, 2014, submitted.

Katrina Obleada, Weilynn Chang, Marissa Leavitt (Professor Andrea Mercurio, CAS Psychological and Brain Sciences)
AE Mercurio, KA Obleada, WC Chang & M Leavitt. 2014. Examining the effects of calorie tracking on health. Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Sciences, San Francisco, CA, Poster presentation.

Blake Porter (Professor Howard Eichenbaum, CAS – Psychology)
LM Rangel, PD Riviere, CH Budlong, I Heimbuch, BS Porter & H Eichenbaum. 2014. Single cell and ensemble odor-place representations in the dentate gyrus and CA1 of the hippocampus. Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience 2014. Poster presentation.

Kathryn Purcell (Professor Renee Spencer, SSW – Human Behavior)
R Spencer, A Basualdo-Delmonico, J Walsh & KE Purcell. 2014. Unpacking empathy: A qualitative examination of mentor perspective taking and adaptability in youth mentoring relationships. The Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, Austin, TX. Poster presentation.

Whitney Rodriguez, Kadeen Jennings (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
W Rodriguez, KX Jennings, SB Bouchard & KM Warkentin. 2014. Competition-induced gut length plasticity, food intake and growth in red-eyed treefrogs. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2014, Austin, TX. Poster presentation.

L Sancho (Professor Jacqueline Leiderman, CAS – Psychological and Brain Sciences)
J Liederman &  L Sancho. 2014. A test of open bigram models: reading of transposed words by typical and poor readers. Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Boston, MA, April, 2104. Poster presentation.

Avery Steele (Professor Kathleen Corriveau, SED  Human Development)
K Kurkul, A Steele, N Skala & KH Corriveau. 2014. Does explanation circularity trump expertise?: developmental shifts in children’s learning preferences. The Annual American Educational Research Association, Philadelphia, PA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

A Steele,
K Kurkul & KH Corriveau. 2014. Does expertise trump explanation quality?: children prefer to learn from an expert despite the quality of their explanations. The Annual Eastern Psychological Association conference, Boston, MA, March 2014. Poster presentation.

Catherine Sullivan, Paul Zablowski (Professor Carlos Martinis,  CAS Astronomy)
C Sullivan,
C Martinis & P Zablowski. 2014. Ionospheric phenomena associated with electron depletion and plasma instabilities seen through all-sky imagers in the American sector. American Physical Society’s Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics, Stony Brook University, NY, 2014. Poster presentation.

Various Students (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS – Biology)
M Piacentino, DT Zuch, F Hewitt, J Ramachandran, O Chung, A Reyna, H Hameeduddin, C Li, J Yu, V Patel, J Chaves, P Ferrell, E Bardot, D Lee, S Shaw, AR Cho, AB Core, M Tse, E Olenik, J Keenan, JD Hogan, L Luo, J Coulomb-Huntington, AJ Poustka & CA Bradham. 2014. New genes in dorsal-ventral skeletal patterning. Plenary session, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Oral presentation.

M Piacentino, J Ramachandran & CA Bradham. 2014. Late Alk4/5/7 activity is required for anterior skeletal patterning in sea urchin embryos. Concurrent session, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Oral presentation.

DT Zuch, JD Hogan, J Keenan, L Luo, A Saji, MA Sundermeyer, M Piacentino, D Schatzberg, E Azzizi, S Zhang, A Heilbut, AJ Poustka & CA Bradham. 2014. The embryonic transcriptome for Lytechinus variegatus. The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

D Schatzberg, M Lawton, S Hadyniak, J Bishop, E Ross, T Carney, W Beane, M Levin & CA Bradham. 2014. H+/K+ antiport activity is required for PMC differentiation and skeletogenesis. Poster Presentation, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

S Hadyniak, D Schatzberg, M Lawton, J Bishop, W Beane, M Levin & CA Bradham. 2014. Identifying and measuring voltage gradients in normal and perturbed embryos. The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

I Murray, V Patel, C Li, J Yu, H Hameeduddin, F Hewitt, J Perez-Rogers, AJ Poustka & CA Bradham. 2014. LOX is required for skeletal patterning in sea urchin embryos. The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

J Ramachandran, O Chung, M Piacentino, A Reyna, J Yu, H Hameeduddin, AJ Poustka & CA Bradham. 2014. LvBMP5-8 is required for normal skeletal patterning but not dorsal- ventral specification in the sea urchin embryo. The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

O Chung, M Piacentino, F Hewitt, V Patel, P Ferrell, J Chaves, C Li, H Hameeduddin, AJ Poutska & CA Bradham. 2014. SLC and Notch2 regulate dorsal-ventral PMC positioning and skeletal patterning. The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

P Reidy, J Bishop, D Schatzberg, P Zushin, E Ross, T Carney & CA Bradham. 2014. Concanamycin A perturbs dorsal-ventral specification in sea urchin embryos. The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXII, Woods Hole MA, April 2014. Poster presentation.

Rebecca Thompson, Brent Coisman (Professor Joe Tien, ENG – Biomedical Engineering)
KLS Chan, AH Khankhel, RL Thompson, BJ Coisman, KHK Wong, JG Truslow & J Tien. 2014. Crosslinking of collagen scaffolds promotes vascular stability. 40th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference. April 25-27, 2014. Boston, Massachusetts. Poster presentation.

BJ Coisman, RL Thompson & J Tien. 2014. Engineering lymphatics that drain scaffolds. 40th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference. April 25-27, 2014. Boston, Massachusetts. Poster presentation.

Hannah Waxman (Professor James Traniello, CAS – Biology)
ML Muscedere, Y Giraldo, DG Gordon, H Waxman & JFA Traniello. 2014. The development of task performance across the worker lifespan. International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI) International Congress. July 13-18, 2014, Cairns, Australia. Oral presentation.

Urs Weber, Alan Yeo (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS  Biology)
S Cote, S Chennamadhavuni, U Weber, L Zhou, S Jehle, MS Golden, A Yeo, D Kozakov, S Vajda, KN Allen, JA Porco Jr, TD Gilmore & A Whitty. 2014. Cysteine mutations facilitate characterization of NEMO structure and activity. Keystone Symposium on The NF-kappaB System in Health and Disease. February 23-28, 2014. Keystone, Colorado, Poster presentation.