CHRISTINA A. ALBANO

Physiological Effects and Their Prevention in Adolescent Hodgkin's Disease Patients
Bonnie Green, Department of Psychiatry, Research Division, Georgetown University
Steven M. Singer, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

FREDERICK T. ALLEN

The Potential Impact of Stem Cells in the Treatment of Ischemic CNS Injuries
Douglas Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

BENJAMIN D. ARMSTRONG

Investigation of a Possible Upstream trans-acting Negative-regulator of Purine Nucleotide Biosynthesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Ronda J. Rolfes, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

JOHNNY I. ARNOUK

Immune System Response During Periods of Stress Between Fibromyalgia Patients and Healthy Controls
Gail Whalen, Immunology, Rheumatology and Allergy, Georgetown University Medical Center
Diane Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

MARIS A. BALTINS

A Light and Transmission Electron Microscope Study of H9 Lymphocytes Infected with HIV-1
George B. Chapman, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

ERIKA M. BERGER

Expression of Pleiotrophin Under Control of the Human Endogenous Retrovirus (HERV)-Derived Promoter
Anke M. Schulte, Department on Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University
Ronda J. Rolfes, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

MELISSA W. BOULE

Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase Polymorphism, Smoking History, Folate Intake, and Lung Cancer Risk
Dr. Peter G. Shields, Department of Hematology/Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center

TANYA M. BUMA

Methotrexate: Its Mechanisms of Neurotixicity and Effects on Intelligence in the Treatment of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

TIFFANY CAREATHERS

 Anticonvulsant Effect of Vagal Nerve Stimulation on Focal Bicuculline Induced Area Tempestas Limbic Seizures
Benjamin R. Walker, Department of Psychology, Georgetown University
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

AMY P. DARUKHANAVALA

The Role of the Mast Cell in the Inflammatory Process
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

ERIC M. DAVIS

CDNA Microarray Analysis of Hepatic Gene Expression Patterns in Mice Infected with Schistosoma mansoni: a longitudinal study
Thomas A. Wynn, Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, NIH
Steven M. Singer, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

CONSTANTINE M. DY

Dendritic Cells are Key Mediators of Immunity
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

ALEX FAJE

Ionizing Radiation Induces p53/14-3-3 Association in an Isoform-specific Manner
Timothy Jorgensen, Department of Radiation Medicine, Georgetown University
Ronda Rolfes, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

ERICA M. FALLON

The Role of Leptin in Fat Metabolism and the Effect on Energy Homeostasis
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

WILLAM C. FAUST

Ethical Implications of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

FRANCES CHRISTINE FISHER

Prion Disease and Yeast Prions: What's in a Name?
Steven M. Singer, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

VICTORIA C. GLYNN

The Production and Purification of Recombinant G. lamblia TATA-binding protein (gTBP)
Heidi Elmendorf, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

DEV GOPALAN

The Predictive Nature of Optimality Models and their Usefulness in Behavioral Genetics
Matthew Hamilton, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

MICHAEL A. GWINN

Assateague Feral Pony (Equus caballus) Responses to Fly Harassment
David Powell, National Zoological Park, Washington DC
Janet Mann, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

OWEN J. HALLORAN

A Novel Approach to Identification of Proteins that Interact with a Small GTP-Binding Protein
Anne G. Rosenwald, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

JENNIFER B. HALPERN

Calibration of Body Fat Deposition in Rats on Ketogenic Diet Using Leptin Radioimminoassay
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

KRYSTINA S. HAWRYLUK

An Investigation of Impairments in the Reading and Comprehension of Present and Past Tense Verbs in a Stroke Patient with Left Basal Ganglia Damage
Rhonda B. Friedman, Department of Neurology, Georgetown University Medical Center
Joseph H. Neale, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

MARYANNE HORTA

The Effects of Gender and the Ketogenic Diet on Pentylenetetrazole-Induced Seizures
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

NADINE Z. IDRISS

Testing the Intermediate Disturbance Hypothesis on Appledore Island in the Gulf of Maine
Philip Sze, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

LAUREN E. KORSHALLA

An Ultrastructural Study of Malaria-infected and Non-infected Placenta Using Transmission Electron Microscopy
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University
George B. Chapman, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

EMILY LAVIGNE

Localization of Novel Protein GASP-180 in Giardia lamblia
Heidi Elmendorf, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

DHARA A. LEVERS

Olfactory Responses of Chrysoperla rufilabris (Chrysopidae) to Frass and Other Odor Sources from Epargyreus clarus (Hesperiidae)
Martha Weiss, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

AARON SYLVAN LORD

Intrinsic Optical Recording of Functional Maps in Cat Auditory Cortex
Josef R. Rauschecker, Georgetown Institute of Cognitive and Computational Sciences, Georgetown University
Joseph H. Neale, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

LAUREN E. MARSILLIO

The Correlation Between Placental Malaria and IgG Antibody Titers to Plasmodium falciparum Chondroitin Sulfate-A Ligand and Circumsporozite Protein
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

BENJAMIN D. MARTIN

Activation of Intestinal Epithelial Cells and the Immune Response to Giardia lamblia Infection
Steven M. Singer, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

FRANK H. McDERMOTT

An Investigation into the Variable Expression of Ketogenic Enzymes in Rats Responding to a Ketogenic Diet
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

JOHN E. McDONALD, Jr.

Polymorphisms in the Interleukin-10 Promoter Region
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University
Carolyn Hurley, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center

SACHIN MEHTA

Effect of Treatment with a Novel Compound on Neurological Recovery Following Spinal Cord Trauma
Susan Knoblach, Georgetown University Medical Center
Joseph H. Neale, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

JASON MICHAEL NOEL

Ecological Causes and Implications of Coral Reef Bleaching
Philip Sze, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

IONA O'NEIL-DUNNE

Study of the Presence of Anti-CSA Antibodies in Pregnant Women with Malaria
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University
* Iona was awarded the Chapman Medal from the Department of Biology for this thesis research project

ELIZABETH H. PARTRIDGE

Prion Diseases: Epidemiological Implications for Public Health
Heidi Elmendorf, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

DIANE M. PERRY

The Effect of Trinucleotide Linker Scanning Mutations in the a2-tubulin Promoter of Giardia lamblia on Expression of a Luciferase Reporter Gene
Heidi Elmendorf, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

TERRY SCOTT PLATCHEK

The Effects of ß-hydroxybutyrate Injection on Metabolism in the Female Sprague-Dawley Rat
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

ANNE M. ROGNESS

Immunological Aspects of Multiple Sclerosis: An Autoimmune Disorder of the Central Nervous System
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

SALLY C. ROHRER

Localization of Protein GASP-180 to the Cytoskeleton of Giardia lamblia
Heidi Elmendorf, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

THOMAS ROZADOWSKI

Elongation Like Factor 1: A New Pharmacological Target in Candida albicans
Joy Sturtevant, Department of Microbiology, Georgetown University

ANDREW SAVARESE

Brain Metabolism of Glucose and ß-hydroxybutyrate for Rats on Restricted Diets
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

KATHRYN H. SCIARRETTA

N-acetylaspartylglutamate peptidase II, a Novel Enzyme in the Hydrolysis of NAAG in Rat Brain
Thomasz Bzdega, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

KYLE A. SMITS

El Nino's Impact on Southern California Kelp Forests
Philip Sze, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

HELEN M. SUN

Detection of an Interaction Between the Transcription Factors, Bas1 and Bas 2
Ronda J. Rolfes, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

RAFAEL TEJADA

Study of AIB-1 and BTAK in Ovarian Cancer Cell Lines
Jan K. Blancato, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center
Matthew Hamilton, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

CHRISTOPHER J. TESTA

An Interaction Between ARL1 and CCZ1 in the Yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Anne G. Rosenwald, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

ANNE THOMAS

CCZ1 Functionally Interacts with ARL1
Anne G. Rosenwald, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

KARI-ELISA TRYGGESTAD

An Investigation of Yeast Proteins that Interact with Arl1p Using the Yeast-Two Hybrid System
Anne G. Rosenwald, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

JEFFREY T. VAN GELDEREN

Effect of Treatment with Capase Inhibitors on Neurological Function Following Spinal Cord Injury
Susan Knoblach, Georgetown University Medical Center
Douglas A. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

AMISHA WALLIA

HIV and the Onset and Consequences of Parasitic and Viral Pathogens
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

LAUREN WAMBOLD

Plasmid DNA Vaccination
Diane W. Taylor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

BROOKE WEINSTEIN

Isolation of Microsatellites in Striped Bass Morone saxatilis
Matthew Hamilton, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

KRISTEN M. WHELIHAN

An Investigation of the Positive-acting Regulatory Protein YLL010c (PSR1) on ADE Gene Regulation
Ronda J. Rolfes, Department of Biology, Georgetown University

MATTHEW D. WILLIS

Linkage of the Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy Locus to the HLA Region of Chromosome 6p in Humans
Douglas E. Eagles, Department of Biology, Georgetown University