2013 Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar, LaTia Peavy used her summer experience to conduct research on the effects of water quality on human health. Since finishing her research experience with Mississippi INBRE, LaTia has presented at the 2014 Mississippi INBRE Research Symposium and the 78th Annual Mississippi Academy of Sciences. Her research received first place in…Details
Dr. Bidisha Sengupta from Tougaloo College recently published her research entitled, “Includence of Aptamer-Enclosed Silver Nanoclusters on the Prevention of Biofilm by Bacillus thuringinesis.” Her research is funded by Mississippi INBRE.
Mississippi INBRE Imaging Facility Director, Dr. Alex Flynt from The University of Southern Mississippi recently received a grant from the National Science Foundation for his research on the “Metabolism of plant derived small RNAs in Spider Mites.” Dr. Flynt’s research is supported in part by Mississippi INBRE.
2014 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Demetria Love completed her Service Scholar experience as a sophomore at Tougaloo College. Since completing this experience, Demetria has graduated from Tougaloo College with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in chemistry. She continues to volunteer with My Brother’s Keeper as time allows. Demetria is currently pursuing a Master’s in Public…Details
Jamie Avery/Holder from Mississippi University for Women recently published research in conjunction with her mentor, Dr. Ghanshyam Heda. Their research, entitled “Effects of Reusing Gel Electrophoresis and Electrotransfer Buffers on Western Blotting,” was published in the Journal of biomolecular techniques. Their research was funded by Mississippi INBRE. Jamie has made an impact with her research in…Details
Dr. Ghanshyam Heda from Mississippi University for Women recently was awarded a grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration for his research on cystic fibrosis. Dr. Heda is a Mississippi INBRE Research Development Grant recipient.
Mississippi INBRE Bioinformatics Core Director, Dr. Shahid Karim from The University of Southern Mississippi recently published research entitled, “A snapshot of the microbiome of Amblyomma tuberculatum ticks infesting the gopher tortoise, an endangered species” in the journal Tick & Tick-Bourne Diseases. His research is supported in part by Mississippi INBRE.
Congratulations to Delta State University’s Dr. Sharon Hamilton for being awarded a grant from Delta State University’s Duice Fund. Dr. Hamilton is a Mississippi INBRE Research Development Grant recipient.
Mississippi INBRE’s Imaging Facility Director from The University of Southern Mississippi published his research, “Block ionomer complexes consisting of siRNA and aRAFT-synthesized hydrophilic-block-cationic copolymers II: The influence of cationic block charge density on gene suppression” in the journal Polymer Chemistry. His research is supported in part by Mississippi INBRE.
In collaboration with Mississippi INBRE Bioinformatics Core Director, Dr. Shahid Karim from The University of Southern Mississippi, Gary Crispell published his research entitled “Rickettsia parkeri colonization in Amblyomma maculatum: the role of superoxide dismutases” in the journal Parasites & Vectors. Their research was supported in part by Mississippi INBRE.