2016 Poster Titles

Assessing the Post-­Translational Modification of PvdJ Module 2 in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Kathryn Brewer, Annemarie Chilton and Audrey Lamb
Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Kansas

Synthesis of Novel Electrophilic Probes: Reactivity Profiling with Sultams,
Sulfonamides and Known Drugs

Collin Clay, Jung Ho Jun and Paul Hanson
Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Development of a microchip electrophoresis method for monitoring ATP
and its metabolites in biological samples

Christian Davis1, Shamal Gunawardhana2 and Susan Lunte,2
1Huntingdon College, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Applying a New Amination Method for the Efficient Synthesis of Calothrixin B
Madeline Dekarske1, Luis Mori-­Quiroz2, and Michael Clift2
1Agnes Scott College,2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Hydrogen Deuterium Exchange Mass Spectrometry of Ubiquitin
LaTanya Downer1, Mihiri Weerasinghe2 and David Weis2
1Savannah State University, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Analysis of the Endogenous Amino Acid Neurotransmitter GABA in unc-­25 mutant C.
elegans via Capillary Electrophoresis with Laser Induced Fluorescence Detection

Vince Fiorentino, Nate Oborny, Brian Ackley, and Susan Lunte
Department of Chemistry & Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Kansas

Understanding Host-­Guest Dynamics of Supramolecular Assemblies Relevant
to Potential Applications in Catalysis

Julia Caroline Freire Sovierzoski1 and Ward Thompson2
1The Federal University of Technology ‑ Paraná, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Electron-­Rich Organometallics: Featuring Multiple Isocyanoazulene Ligands
Terminated with Thiol Anchoring Groups

Kenton Hicks1 and Misha Barybin2
1Wabash College, 2Depatment of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Synthesis of New Rhodium Catalysts for Mechanistic Investigation of Dihydrogen Evolution
Julie Hopkins1, Yun Peng,2 Davide Lionetti2 and James Blakemore2
1University of Saint Mary, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Quantifying the Electron Transfer Properties of Organic Molecular Rectifiers
Cameron Liss1, Alessandro Biancardi2 and Marco Caricato2
1Roosevelt University, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Carboxamide-­Directed Nucleophilic Addition of Aryloxides to Cyclopropenes
Michael Lu-Diaz1, Andrew Edwards2 and Michael Rubin2
1University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Fluorescence Anisotropy Decay of FMN in LOV domains from Rhodobacter
sphaeroides and Chlamydomonas reinhardtii

Kenneth Marincin1, William Newhart2, Jacob Johannsen2, Sheila Bailey2 and Carey Johnson2
1Metropolitan State University of Denver, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Progress Toward the Total Synthesis of (+)-­Cryptofolione and Development
of Natural Product Analogues

Kate A. Nicastri1, Cornelius N. Ndi2, Jessica Torres2 and Paul Hanson2
1The College of the Holy Cross, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

Investigating the Role of Carnosine in Superoxide Production in RAW 264.7 Macrophage Cells
Fergal O'ʹDonnell1, Joseph M. Siegel2, Giuseppe Caruso2, Claudia G. Fresta2 and Susan M. Lunte2
1Dublin City University, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

LigandHoles: Validation of Protein-­Ligand Models from Virtual Screening
Dominic Schenone1, Shipra Malhotra2 and John Karanicolas2
1University of California -­ Santa Cruz, 2Molecular Biosciences & Computational Biology,
University of Kansas

Neurochemical Measurements of Chemotherapy-­Treated Zebrafish
Chase Stucky1, Mimi Shin2, Tom Field2, Rachel Gehringer2 and Michael Johnson2
1Bethel College, 2Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

A Remarkably Sensitive 13C NMR Approach to Quantifying Donor/Acceptor
Characteristics of Isocyanide Ligands

Zachary Wood, Jason C. Applegate, Nathan R. Erickson, Mason D. Hart and Misha Barybin
Department of Chemistry, University of Kansas

 

 


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