The Characterization of Cellulose Biosynthesis Regulators and Their Influence on Cell Wall Architecture
Adviser: Dr. Ying Gu
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Neeraja’s research focuses on understanding why ribosome rescue has evolved to become indispensable for all bacterial species utilizing small molecules known to target the trans-translation pathway.
Samantha's research focuses on papillomavirus. Utilizing a technique called cryogenic electron microscopy, or cryo EM, she's learning about virus structure.
Grace's research strives to understand the molecular contributions to certain types of diabetes. The particular protein factor she investigates, Pdx1, is tasked with the increase of production in insulin within the pancreas.
BMMB students make scientific contributions under the mentorship of vibrant and diverse faculty whose research expertise provides students with an engaging collaborative and interdisciplinary experience.