Author: Luis Helfer

Luis Helfer on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 3/12/2020

My name is Luis Helfer and I am currently a Junior at the University of Arizona studying Biochemistry. I’ve always known I wanted to go into a scientific field from a very young age. Research here at the university has

Matt Christofferson on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 3/5/2020

I am a Senior in the MCB department at UofA and have been doing research since my freshman on breast cancer.  After I graduate, I am looking forward to continuing expanding my understanding of biological processes through research and gaining

Nicole Kummet on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 2/27/2020

Hello! My name is Nicole Kummet and I am a pre-med junior studying physiology and molecular and cellular biology. I am in the UA’s Undergraduate Biology Research Program and I work in Dr. Emmanuel Katsanis’ lab. Our lab’s main focus

Presentation at the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

This past month, I was very fortunate to attend an international conference to present on my research that I conduct with the Michael Brown lab in the UA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Over February 15th-19th, I traveled with my

Bradey Stuart on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 2/20/2020

My name is Bradey Stuart and I am a senior majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Arizona. I am concurrently in the Accelerated Master’s Program in MCB as well. In my classes, I quickly realized I

Hannah Ball on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 2/13/2020

My name is Hannah Ball and I am a junior majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology and Biochemistry at the University of Arizona. I am in the Undergraduate Biology Research Program and work in Dr. Zarnescu’s lab. Our lab studies ALS

Sarah Lester on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 2/6/2020

Sarah Lester is a senior at the University of Arizona with a major in Molecular and Cellular Biology and a minor in Biochemistry. She is originally from Illinois where she earned an Associates of Arts in Journalism before transferring to

Jerry Anderson on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 1/30/2020

My name is Jeremy Anderson, although I go by Jerry, and I’m an undergraduate student studying Biomedical Engineering at the University of Arizona. I was born in Tucson, and I’ve always been interested in the brain and how it can

Desi Stanerson on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 1/16/2020

My name is Desi Stanerson and I am a Senior in Biomedical Engineering with a double major in Molecular and Cellular Biology. My current research is in the department of biochemistry in Dr. Indraneel Ghosh’s lab. When I find free

Haley Arnold on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 12/5/19

My name is Haley Arnold and I’m from Tucson. I’m a junior majoring in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science and minoring in Psychology and Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences. I love working with children and learning about their development, and my