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Current BSCB Student Composite


Sara Ali
Sara Ali

Research Interest:
Identifying Distant Homologs of the ncRNA Lep5
Lauren Benoodt
Lauren Benoodt, M.S.

Research Interest:
Extending Pathways for Mechanistic Predictions from Large Scale Data
Michael Bryan
Michael Bryan, M.S.

Research Interest:
Integration of Silicon Nitride Photonic Microring Resonators for Sensing with On-chip Spectrometry to Detect Biologically Relevant Protein Targets in Serum
Joseph Bucukovski
Joseph Bucukovski

Research Interest:
Developing a tendon-on-a-chip model with integrated photonic biosensors to detect inflammatory biomarkers in situ
Chapin Cavender
Chapin Cavender, M.S.

Research Interest:
Capturing the influence of solvent and local structure in a fixed-charge force field for RNA
Sai Chavali
Sai Chavali, M.S.

Research Interest:
Arginine Forks Are a Widespread Motif to Recognize Phosphate Backbones and Guanine Nucleobases in the RNA Major Groove
Wesley Chiang
Wesley Chiang

Research Interest:
Using STORM to Track the Neuroinvasive Potential of SARS-CoV-2 Through the Blood-Brain Barrier Mediated by a Bradykinin Storm
Xueyang He
Xueyang He

Research Interest:
Modeling the Effects of Cancer-Associated Spliceosome Mutations and Identifying Driving Intronic Features Using Deep-Learning Neural Networks
Gabrielle Kosoy
Gabrielle Kosoy

Research Interest:
Whole virus versus surface protein, what is the antigenicity?
Ashwin Kumar
Ashwin Kumar

Research Interest:

Biological factors and genetic programs that govern maintenance and effector function of Lung CD8+ Tissue Resident Memory cells

Debanjana Maji
Debanjana Maji

Research Interest:
Structure and Function of the Disease-Relevant Pre-mRNA Splicing Factor U2AF2
Abhinav Mittal
Abhinav Mittal

Research Interest:
Inferring RNA Secondary Structure from Multiple Sequence Alignment
Mukta Palshikar
Mukta Palshikar

Research Interest:
Executable models of pathways built using single-cell RNA-seq data reveal atherosclerosis-associated signaling dysregulations
Ashlin Poruthoor
Ashlin Poruthoor

Research Interest:
Estimating free energy landscape of phase separation in the lipid bilayer
Emily Robinson
Emily Robinson

Research Interest:
Cysteine Thioesters as a Potential Treatment for Opioid Overdose: Insights from Molecular Dynamics
Yoshita Srivastava
Yoshita Srivastava

Research Interest:
Two riboswitches with identical binding pockets show different tolerances to equivalent mutations and varied promiscuities for cognate effector binding
Daniel Steiner
Daniel Steiner, M.S.

Research Interest:
Antigen Microarrays: Entering the COVID Fray