2021 Undergrad Grant Recipients
$2,750- Cody Doubravsky at the University of California Berkeley, studying Cell Biology, Research entitled: "Discovering small molecule inhibitors of Ferroptosis Suppressor Protein 1 as a potential cancer therapeutic".
$3,000- Brendon Lee at Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School, studying Specialized Pro-Resolving Mediators, Research entitled: "Specialized pro-resolving mediator actions on human stem cells".
$4,000- Jessica Melvin at Virginia Tech, studying Genetics, Research entitled: "How to motivate your muscles: analysis of factors affecting muscle growth and differentiation".
$2,500- Jenil Patel at the Universtiy of Alabama at Birmingham, studying Lipid Signaling in Type 1 Diabetes, Research entitled: "The Involvement of iPLA2b-derived lipid signaling in Endoplasmic Reticulum Ca2+ Leak Via Translocon in β-cells".
$2,750- Yitao Xi at the University of Michigan, studying Neuroscience, Research entitled: "Identify structural changes in inhibitory neurons in mouse models of Down Syndrome".
$5,000- Judy Zhang at the University of Pittsburgh, studying Immunology, Research entitled: "Therapeutic Treatment of Peanut Allergy Using Microneedle Arrays"..