Mariajose Franco speaking on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 6/29/2017

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My name is Mariajose Franco and I will be a junior this coming fall at the University of Arizona, where I study Molecular and Cellular Biology with minors in Physiology and Spanish. I am currently working in Dr. McEvoy’s laboratory,

A Visit to the Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering, & Biotransport Conference

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This previous week I had the opportunity to attend the Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering, and Biotransport Conference (SB3C) held in Tucson. I competed in the Student Paper Competition, which was a poster competition in which presenters were expected to give brief

UBRPers Share Their Observations at Fulbright Meeting in Prague

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Picture of faculty panel at Fulbright

The University of Arizona and UBRP were well represented at a meeting convened by the Fulbright Commission in Czech on the topic of developing cooperation between Czech and US universities.  Roughly 100 attendees from institutions all over the Czech Republic

Rajesh Khanna speaking on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 6/15/2017

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Rajesh Khanna, PhD, has a 20-year career in Neuroscience and Pharmacology. He was a doctoral student in the Department of Physiology at the University of Toronto, in Toronto, Canada. He was a Research Fellow in the David Geffen School of Medicine

Shreya Bellampalli speaking on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 6/8/2017

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My name is Shreya Bellampalli, I will be a junior at the University of Arizona this coming fall majoring in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science and Spanish and Portuguese, with minors in Biochemistry and Music. I am currently a research assistant

Briggs Carhart speaking on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 6/1/2017

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  My name is Briggs Carhart and I will be a senior this fall at the University of Arizona majoring in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology and Physiology with minors in Biochemistry and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology.

Tiffany Cho speaking on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 5/25/2017

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I am a rising junior majoring in Neuroscience & Cognitive Science. Currently, in the lab of Dr. Haijiang Cai, we are using optogenetics, a technique that allows us to activate or silence neurons with light, to investigate the relationship between neural

Barnes Jannuzi speaking on KXCI’s “Thesis Thursday” – 5/9/2017

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Barnes is a senior at the University of Arizona in the Neuroscience and Cognitive Science major. He is a research assistant in Dr. Mary A. Peterson’s Cognitive Science Vision Lab studying the effects of semantic or meaning has upon how

Reflecting on Experimental Biology 2017

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Picture of Alec Perrera and Gloria Le at 2017 Experimental Biology

As the sole member (at the time of this writing) of Dr. Todd D. Camenisch’s laboratory in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, my work is necessarily not limited to a single project. However, a unifying goal in all of

Experimental Biology 2017: An Undergraduate’s Perspective

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Every year, hundreds of scientific conferences happen within the United States alone. One of the largest within the biological sciences community is Experimental Biology (EB). The conference, which falls under the purview of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental