2016 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Bijal Patel is working to reach her goals since completing her summer experience. After completing the Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar program, she returned to Millsaps College to finish her degree in Biology. After graduation, Bijal’s goal is to pursue a medical degree at University of Mississippi Medical Center. In February…Details
2015 Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar, Joseph Jelinski has worked hard to further his research since completing his summer experience. He was named an EAGLE SPUR Scholar in 2016, receiving a $1000 grant for his research, “Painless Tick Bite: Investigating the Functional Role of Novel Amblyomma maculatum Metalloproteases in Pain Suppression.” Joseph has had the opportunity to…Details
2016-17 Academic-Year Scholar, Will Weeks has spent the past two years working in the lab of Mississippi INBRE Research Development Grant recipient, Dr. Sharon Hamilton. He has been an author on five research papers, an undergraduate graduate assistant for Organic II and a Supplemental Instructor for General Chemistry. Will recently graduate from Delta State University…Details
Dr. Pradip Biswas from Tougaloo College published his research entitled “Designer interface peptide grafts target estrogen receptor alpha dimerization” in the journal Biochemical & Biophysical Research Communications. His research is funded by Mississippi INBRE.
Mississippi INBRE Bioinformatics Core Director, Dr. Shahid Karim Published Research on Tick-Bourne Diseases
Mississippi INBRE Bioinformatics Core Director, Dr. Shahid Karim from The University of Southern Mississippi recently published his research entitled, “Catalase is a determinant of the colonization and transovarial transmission of Rickettsia parkeri in the Gulf Coast tick Ambluomma maculatum. His research is supported in part by Mississippi INBRE.
Dr. Sharon Hamilton from Delta State University received a grant from DSU for her research entitled, “Modern technology in the chemistry laboratory: Progress towards an ‘Okra Strong Chemistry’ Program.” Dr. Hamilton is a Mississippi INBRE Research Development Award recipient.
2010 Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar, Gerri Wilson has made strides in her research since completing the Mississippi INBRE Research Scholars Program. Gerri graduated from Millsaps College in 2010 and began working on her PhD at University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2011. She is an author on fourteen peer-reviewed publications and seventy-five abstracts. Gerri has…Details
2014 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Jennifer White has worked hard to further herself since completing her summer experience. Jennifer graduated from Tougaloo College in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree. Upon completing the Mississippi INBRE Service Scholars program, she began working on her Master’s in Public Health at Jackson State University and graduated with her MPH…Details
USM’s Dr. Alex Flynt Published His Research on the Role of RNA Biology in Post-Transcriptional Gene Regulation
Mississippi INBRE’s Imaging Facility Director from The University of Southern Mississippi published his research, “Functional, composite polythioether nanoparticles via thiol-alkyne photopolymerization in miniemulsion” in the journal Chemical Communications. His research is supported in part by Mississippi INBRE.
Dr. Santanu Banerjee from Tougaloo College recently was awarded a grant from the Department of Health and Human Services for his research entitled “Identify risks and vulnerability within a community using Geographical Information System.” Dr. Banerjee is a Mississippi INBRE Research Development Grant recipient.