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Methodology for inference of intercellular gene interactions, Saurabh Modi (Poster)

Proper tissue and organ function are dictated, in part, by the correct spatial organization and interaction of multiple cell populations. During embryonic development, this coordinated spatial and…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

2C: Photoresponsive miR-34a/Nanoshell Conjugates Enable Light-Triggered Gene Regulation to Impair the Function of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cells, Megan Dang

Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is an aggressive disease that requires new interventions. A promising therapy is to introduce tumor suppressive miR-34a into TNBC cells. Unfortunately, naked…

From  Caitlin Hutchison on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Transcriptome of non-phototrophic Actinobacteria that display light-enhanced growth, Priscilla Hempel

Freshwater lakes play a critical role in the global carbon budget. Given that microbes are at the center of the carbon cycle in freshwater, understanding how their metabolic processes are affected by…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Regulatory role of RNA-binding proteins in eye and lens development, Shaili Patel

Early eye development involves regulatory interactions between the optic vesicle and the overlying surface ectoderm that are necessary for formation of the lens and the correct placement of the…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 10th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0