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The Domestication Yeast for Biomanufacturing through Vacuolar Isolation and Related Processes, Kenzo Salazar, UG '27, William Sebastian Gil, UG '27, Dowon Seo, UG '27 (73EFF2AD)

Biomanufacturing is the use of cell machinery to produce high-value chemicals. Although a growing field, used in the production of everyday products such as insulin and Vitamin C, the current…

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Cryo-EM Studies of Organelle Formation in Parasites , Jennifer Nwokeji, UG,'25 (47CC11C8)

Toxoplasmosis and malaria are parasitic diseases with significant global health impacts. An estimated 1 in every 3 individuals worldwide are infected with toxoplasmosis, and over 600,000 die annually…

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OURSIP Intern - Maaso Ortega

Impacts of Pore Architecture on Aluminosilicates for Upcycling of Plastic Waste to Hydrocarbons Advised by: Prof. Michele Sarazen, Chemical and Biological Engineering Jun Zhi Tan, Chemical and…

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ReMatch+ Intern - Ava Krocheski-Meyer

UAV-Mounted Open-Path Ammonia Sensor Advised by: Prof. Mark Zondlo, Civil and Environmental Engineering Vladislav Sevostianov, Civil and Environmental Engineering

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iGEM: Interkingdom Communication, Fatima Sarfraz, UG '26; Ja'nae Gordon, UG '26; Dania Khalid, UG '26; Parth Rana, UG '26; Fatima Sarfraz, UG '26; Sanjana Venkatesh, UG '26; Brian Park, UG '26; Maia Weatherly, UG '25; and Meryl Liu, UG '25 (3993888)

The Princeton iGEM team will be undertaking a project to rewire bacterial and mammalian cells to communicate with each other via protein secretion. Bacterial cells can secrete proteins that can enter…

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Computational Insights into the Atomic-Scale Properties of Amorphous Solid Dispersions of Cannabidiol, Stephanie Monson, UG '23 (2277961)

Cannabidiol (CBD) has been gaining popularity as a therapeutic, targeting diseases such as epilepsy and Alzheimer’s. Like many other small molecule drugs, CBD has low solubility and…

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Meta, Moamen Elmassry, PD (2266360)

Trillions of bacteria live in our intestines. This community of microbes is called the gut microbiota. The gut microbiota is a rich source of small molecules. While the majority of gut…

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How bacteria communicate; investigating the biochemical mechanism of bacterial "speech", Steven Bodine, GS (2278074)

Communication is an incredibly powerful tool for species to survive in a hostile environment. With that in mind, it is perhaps unsurprising that even some of the simplest life forms, bacteria, have…

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Novel Tools for Finding Novel Drugs / Distinguished Innovator Talk (Zemer Gitai) - Engage 2022

The Gitai lab has developed approaches that enable discovery of new drugs with novel mechanisms of action and are using these methods to discover new antibiotics that our society desperately…

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ReMatch Intern – Wilder ( Alexander) Crosier

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OURSIP Intern - Jennifer Nwokeji

Cryo-EM Studies of Organelle Formation in Parasites Mentors: Prof. John Jimah, Molecular Biology Nathan Fowler (Research Specialist), Molecular Biology

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Andrzej Zuranski: DataX Cataysis Data Scientist

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Natural Halogenated Methane Production in Mangrove Ecosystems, Niva, UG '22, (3963502)

As a combination of rising sea levels, extreme weather, and groundwater overuse leads to increasing seawater encroachment in coastal areas, it’s essential that we learn more about the resulting…

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Using Light to Build New Drugs: Synthesis of Cyclic Peptides by Photoredox Chemistry, Cecilia Kim, UG '23 (3950214)

The emergence of new diseases, the rise of drug resistance, and the continued prevalence of chronic conditions that remain difficult to treat, such as cancer and Alzheimer’s, create a growing…

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MroUPO: Small bio-machine, great chemical power, Wenxuan Li G2 and Dali Davis G3 (3937821)

Enzymes have been studied for centuries; however, our knowledge of them is constantly evolving. New enzymes are still being discovered, which opens the door for further studies of enzymatic…

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Developing Online Tools for Spectroscopic Research, Kasey Shashaty, UG '23 (3958803)

This summer, I had the opportunity to work with the Princeton University Laser Sensing (PULSe) Lab, which is interested in laser-based spectroscopic systems. Their work has many real-world…

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