Anna Davis was awarded Best Oral Presentation at the Undergraduate Research and Arts Exposition at Northwestern last week! Anna presented her work on vesicle-based sensors for extracellular potassium detection. Great job, Anna!
Miranda’s paper studying the effects of dietary fatty acids, EPA and DHA, on membrane elasticity is out in Biophysical Journal 1. This work was motivated by the bigger question of why these two fatty acids have different physiological effects (ex. cardiovascular, neurological) and what’s happening at the membrane level to potentially cause these changes. 2. […]