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3D Printed Human Spinal Column
It is imperative as educators to understand how to best utilize current technological advances to aid in the dissemination of scientific and medical information. Some of these advances include the rapid expansion of the ...
Say the word "suburbs" and you probably conjure images of cookie-cutter houses and yards lining indistinguishable streets. Suburban populations have continually increased in the post-nuclear era, yet their ...
Butterfly in the Spine
When I captured this image, it had been a long cold winter with long days and nights in the lab. Suddenly, a colorful butterfly appeared under my microscope to say hello. Spring was around the corner! For the past two ...
An Impressionist's Therapeutic Strawberries for Brain Tumor
My PhD thesis explores the microenvironment of cancer's responsive gene delivery system for brain tumors. We aim to target the upregulated miRNAs involved in brain tumors by delivering antimiRNAs with our polymeric gene ...
The assembly of immiscible liquid-liquid interfaces, like oil on water, is commonly found in biological, environmental, and industrial settings, but a relatively limited number of studies on this type of system have been ...
mRNA Localization of ASXL2
Congenital heart disease (CHD) is the most common birth defect. However, the etiology for the majority of CHD cases have been unknown. Our lab identified a chromatin factor, Additional Sex Combs-Like 2 (ASXL2), as a novel ...
The Gay Immigrant and the Use of Spanglish in Angel Lozado's No quero quedarme sola y vacia: A Lingustic Transgression or a Struggle to Assimilate in the Late Capitalist City.
(Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014-09)
Studying Inca and Local Ceramics in the Asia Valley, Peru
My research investigates the multidirectional interplay between core and periphery informed by theories of expanding empires and provincial economy. By examining the distribution and consumption patterns of imperial and ...
Touched the Sky
I study rock art paintings, some of which are 13,000 years old, near the city of Monte Alegre along the Amazon River in Brazil. There, the ancient artists made pigments from natural earth minerals (ochre) probably mixed ...
Bio-design uses visual communication to transfer abstract or conceptual ideas from biological systems into design. Bio-design includes patterns and shapes of natural elements. Patterns generate a continuous stream of objects ...