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Early life stress increases chromatin accessibility in the adult Nucleus Accumbens, Mayowa Oke, UG '22 (3964408)

Early life stress (ELS) is a term which describes a variety of forms of childhood adversity. Research involving both human and rodent subjects has shown that individuals who experience ELS are at…

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Respiratory Illness at the Salton Sea: Analyzing Emergency Room Data, Yvette Olivas Biddle, UG '25, (3964029)

The region surrounding California’s Salton Sea has some of the highest rates of asthma in the state. This has been associated with high levels of airborne particulate matter in the region, due…

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Polymer Additives Homogenize Flow in Underground Environments, Richard Huang, UG '23, (3964616)

Underground rocks and soil have microscopic pores in them able to hold groundwater. Approximately 22% of groundwater in the U.S. is contaminated, while 50% of drinking water in the U.S. is sourced…

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Trust In Reconciliation: How Political Violence Affects Institutional Trust, Rooya Rahin, UG '23 (3963731)

Nearly three decades after the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), it is still considered by most scholars to be the most successful case of a truth commission, as well as the…

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Decentralization and Health Outcomes in the Philippines, Madison Spinelli, UG '22 (3961005)

This thesis investigates decentralization on population health through quantitative means in the Philippines during the transition period from 1989-1998. The driving hypothesis is that…

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Investigating Phospholipid Transport in Gram-negative Bacteria, Michael Lee, UG '22, (3964281)

Gram-negative bacteria form two biological membranes; the inner membrane encloses the cytoplasm of the bacteria while the outer membrane surrounds the inner membrane and delineates the cell from the…

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How to Pollute a Star in Just 2 Million Years Mark Dodici, UG '22 (2986375)

Last fall, I simulated asteroid orbits in the hopes of finding a new explanation for a curious phenomenon surrounding white dwarf stars. Here, I bring you through the basics of white dwarf pollution…

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Deep Learning Genomics Methods for the Study of Regulatory Signals in Breast Tissue, Briana Macedo UG '22 (2312983)

It is now possible to utilize large genomics datasets to understand how mutations in our genetic code lead to disease, and in turn, create fine-tuned therapies. We leverage predictions from a deep…

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Utility of Commercial Satellite Shortwave Infrared Multispectral Imagery for Precise Geo-location of Active Wildfires Through Heavy Smoke Clouds over the California Camp Fire, Katie Kolodner, UG '24 (2310561)

The California Camp Fire is California’s deadliest fire to date, largely a result of dry fuel and weather conditions, drought, and directional winds. As I aimed to apply remote sensing to the…

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But Do You Recall, Why Reindeer Populations Rise and Fall?: A Theoretical Model of Reindeer and Warble Flies, Ingrid Koester, UG '21 (2313694)

Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) are arctic large-bodied herbivores that have long-term population fluctuations. Although multiple underlying mechanisms might contribute to these fluctuations, the…

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Social interactions in primate genomics, life history and evolution

EEB 522 Seminar Series Colloquium on the Biology of Populations Presented by Jenny Tung Duke University

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