Research Week Poster Session: Basic Science Posters

 

Compressive Anisotropy of Sheet and Strut Based Porous Ti-6Al-4V Scaffolds

Helena Barber, Cambre N. Kelly PhD, Kaitlin Nelson, Ken Gall PhD
Submitter: Helena Barber
Training Level: MD Student
Program/Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

 

Transcutaneous electrical stimulation controls glucogenesis via Kupffer cell signaling in hepatocytes

Gabriel S Bassi (PhD) Luis Ulloa (PhD)
Submitter: Gabriel Bassi
Training Level: Post Doc
Program/Department: Anesthesiology

 

HIV Protease Inhibitors Activate the Integrated Stress Response and Correct Diverse Dystonia Phenotypes Across Development in Mouse Models

Zachary F. Caffall, Bradley J. Wilkes, Ricardo Hernández-Martinez, Joseph E. Rittiner, Jennifer T. Fox, Kanny K. Wan, Miranda K. Shipman, Steven A. Titus, Ya-Qin Zhang, Samarjit Patnaik, Matthew D. Hall, Matthew B. Boxer, Min Shen, Zhuyin Li, David E. Vaillancourt, Nicole Calakos
Submitter: Zachary Caffall
Training Level: Post Doc
Program/Department: Neurology

 

A combination immunosuppression treatment with Bortezomib and an anti-CD20 mAb enables successful re-administration of AAV8 vector in mice

Su Jin Choi PhD, John Yi PhD, Thomas Tedder PhD, Dwight D Koeberl MD, Priya S Kishnani MD, Baodong Sun PhD
Submitter: Su Jin Choi
Training Level: Post Doc
Program/Department: Pediatrics

 

Extending SABRE hyperpolarization techniques towards in vivo metabolic imaging

Shannon L Eriksson, Jacob R Lindale, Christian P N Tanner, Warren S Warren PhD
Submitter: Shannon Eriksson
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Other

 

Breast Cancer Patients in Jeo(PAH)rdy: Tumor Progression and Treatment Resistance in Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines Chronically Exposed to Physiologically Relevant Doses of an Endocrine Disrupting Chemical PAH Mixture

Larisa M. Gearhart-Serna, Moises Tacam Jr., John B. Davis, Scott A. Sauer, Theodore A. Slotkin, Rich T. Di Giulio, PhD, and Gayathri R. Devi, PhD
Submitter: Larisa Gearhart-Serna
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Univ Program in Environmental Health

 

Annexin A1 inhibits NLRP3 and prevents inflammation during bladder outlet obstruction

Shelby N. Harper, BA; Francis M. Hughes, Jr., PhD; Brent D. Nosé, MD; Michael Zheng; Huixia Jin; J. Todd Purves, MD PhD
Submitter: Shelby Harper
Training Level: MD Student
Program/Department: Surgery

 

RNA-Ligand Binding Signatures: A tool to probe the structural basis of selective RNA-ligand binding and predict hits from RNA-ligand docking

Megan L Kelly, Honglue Shi, Laura R Ganser PhD, Yuze Hou, Hashim M Al-Hashimi
Submitter: Megan Kelly
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Biochemistry

 

IL-27 signaling activates skin cells to induce innate antiviral proteins and protects against Zika virus infection

Jeffery T. Kwock, Chelsea Handfield, Jutamas Suwanpradid, Peter Hoang, Michael J. McFadden, Kevin F. Labagnara, Lauren Floyd, Jessica Shannon, Ranjitha Uppala, Mrinal K. Sarkar, Johann E. Gudjonsson, David L. Corcoran, Helen M. Lazear, Gregory Sempowski, Stacy M. Horner, Amanda S. MacLeod
Submitter: Jeffery Kwock
Training Level: Resident
Program/Department: Dermatology

 

Age and Circadian Regulation of Cutaneous Innate Antimicrobial Immunity

Vivian Lei, Jeffery Kwock, Stephen Kirchner, Amanda MacLeod
Submitter: Vivian Lei
Training Level: MD Student
Program/Department: Dermatology

 

2nd Place Poster

Cholinergic interneurons require constitutive activation of the integrated stress response to maintain integrity of dopamine modulation and learned skill performance

Matthew Oliver;Ashley R. Helseth, MD/PhD; Ricardo Hernandez-Martinez, PhD; Victoria Hall; Zachary Caffall; Joseph Rittiner; Miranda Shipman; Viviana Gradinaru, PhD; Charles Gerfen, PhD; Mauro Costa-Mattioli, PhD; Nicole Calakos, MD/PhD
Submitter: Matthew Oliver
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Cell & Molecular Biology

 

Hedgehog-induced PD-L1 on tumor-associated macrophages is critical for suppression of tumor-infiltrating CD8+ T cell function

Amy J. Petty, BS; Rui Dai, BS; Xiaopei Huang, PhD; Yiping Yang, MD, PhD
Submitter: Amy Petty
Training Level: MD Student
Program/Department: Molecular Cancer Biology

 

The role of the Cryptococcus neoformans Cu homeostasis machinery for cell wall integrity and Caspofungin resistance

Corinna Probst PhD; Sarela Garcia Santamarina PhD; J. Andrew Alspaugh MD
Submitter: Corinna Probst
Training Level: Post Doc
Program/Department: Medicine

 

A high-throughput CRISPR interference screen for dissecting functional regulators of GPCR/cAMP signaling

Khairunnisa M Semesta, Ruilin Tian Ph.D., Martin Kampmann Ph.D., Mark von Zastrow Ph.D., Nikoleta G. Tsvetanova Ph.D.
Submitter: Khairunnisa Semesta
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Pharmacology & Cancer Biology

 

A Novel X-ray Transmission + Diffraction Scanner for Molecular Imaging

Stefan Stryker, MS; Ayumi Deeny, PA; Shannon J. McCall, MD; Anuj J. Kapadia, PhD; Joel A. Greenberg, PhD
Submitter: Stefan Stryker
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Radiology

 

The lung tissue response in fatal COVID-19

Chin Yee Tan, Meng Wu, Yaobing Chen, Han Xia, Changli Wang, Xunhui Cai, Yufeng Liu, Fenghu Ji, Peng Xiong, Ran Liu, Yuanlin Guan, Yaqi Duan, Dong Kuang, Sanpeng Xu, Hang Cai, Qin Xia, Dehua Yang, Ming-Wei Wang, Isaac M. Chiu, Chao Cheng, Philip P. Ahern, Liang Liu, Guoping Wang, Tian Xia, Dennis L. Kasper, Neeraj K. Surana
Submitter: Chin Yee Tan
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Other

 

Replay of cortical spiking sequences during human memory retrieval

Alex P Vaz, BSE John H Wittig, PhD Sara K Inati, MD Kareem A Zaghloul, MD, PhD
Submitter: Alex Vaz
Training Level: MD Student
Program/Department: Neurobiology

 

1st Place Poster

Age-Related Behavioral Regression In Mouse Model of Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood

Keri Wallace, B.S., Arsen Hunanyan, Ph.D., Courtney Elliot, M.R., Mohamad Mikati, M.D.
Submitter: Keri Wallace
Training Level: MD Student
Program/Department: Neurology

 

A Novel Pathway for Breast Cancer Leptomeningeal Metastasis

Andrew E. Whiteley, Trevor T. Price, PhD, Dorothy A. Sipkins, MD, PhD
Submitter: Andrew Whiteley
Training Level: PhD Student
Program/Department: Molecular Cancer Biology

 

Ultraviolet radiation activates ENTPD1(CD39)-mediated purinergic signaling to inhibit DNA damage repair and promote metastasis in human cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

Melodi Javid Whitley MD PHD, Chester Lai MRCP, Jutamas Suwanpradid PHD, Ross Rudolph MD, Daniel E. Zelac MD, Wendy L Havran PHD, Jonathan L. Cook MD, Detlev Erdmann MD, Howard Levinson MD, Eugene Healy MB BCh BAO (Hons), and Amanda S. MacLeod MD.
Submitter: Melodi Whitley
Training Level: Resident
Program/Department: Dermatology

 

Conditional Deletion of the Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Ca2+-Sensor STIM1 in Mouse Skeletal Muscle Lowers Lean Body Mass and Compromises Metabolic Resilience

Submitter: Rebecca Wilson
Training Level: Post Doc
Program/Department: Medicine