Biology, Biochem majors and professor present research at professional meeting

Kiki's Lab Meeting photo

Biology Majors Amy Lee (C'16) and Fridien Tchoukoua (C'17)and Biochemistry major Paul Sands (C'17) along with their research adviser Professor Elise Kikis, traveled to the Midwest Stress Response and Molecular Chaperone Meeting at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. The students presented a poster titled "A comparison of the effects of different disease-associated polyglutamine-containing proteins expressed in Caenorhabditis elegans". Professor Kikis gave a talk titled "New Polyglutamine Models to Study the Influence of Protein Context on Toxicity".