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MCDB&G Alumni Masters Degree Awarded

MCDB&G Alumni PhD Degree Awarded (Sorted by Year)

Student NameAdvisor(s)Degree AwardedStart DateThesis TitleInitial / Current Position Email
Keller, BryantLargaespada, DavidPhD 20202014Targeting the Physical and Genetic Vulnerabilities of Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors (MPNST) and NeurofibromasDeceased 
Faulkner, BoraMansky, KimPhD 20192014Involvement of Histone Deacetylase 4 (HDAC4) in Osteoclast Function.Postdoc, Univ of Minnesotakuyom001@umn.edu
Pan, XueyangO'Connor, MichaelPhD 20192012Regulation of Developmental Timing in Drosophila melanogaster: Genetics versus Environment.Postdoc, Univ of Minnesotapanxx250@umn.edu
Selvaraj, SridharPerlingeiro, Rita PhD 20192013Gene Correction of Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Type 2A Patient-Specific Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells.Postdoc, Univ of Minnesotaselva032@umn.edu
Upadhyay, AmbujO'Connor, MichaelPhD 20192012Multiple Inter-organ signaling axes regulate organ growth and scaling in Drosophila. Postdoc, Univ of Minnesotaupad0023@umn.edu
Blixt, Nicholas Mansky, KimPhD 20182013Investigating HDAC-MEF2 Roles in Osteoclastogenesis.Postdoc, Univ of Minnesota
Harding, TaylorVan Ness, BrianPhD 20182012Pre-clinical Strategies to Overcome Drug-Resistant Multiple Myeloma: Predictive Transcriptomics and Targeting the Myeloma Epigenome.Computational Biologist, Tempus, Inc., Chicago, IL
Lee, CatherineTolar, JakubPhD 20182013Applications of Next-Generation Sequencing to Rare Disease.Postdoc Fellow, Harvard Medical School, Division of Genetics. Also an Assoc Personnel at Boston Children's Hospital, Dept of Pediatrics.
Moss-Taylor, LindsayO'Connor, MichaelPhD 20182011Regulation of Body Size by TGF-Beta Signaling. mosst137@umn.edu
Mukherjee, SoumyaGardner, MelissaPhD 20182012A Decreasing Gradient in Tension at Metaphase Elicits an Escalating Cellular Response.Postdoc, Univ of Minnesota
Olthoff, JohnErvasti, JamesPhD 20182011Evidence for a Reversible, Redox-Mediated Component to Eccentric Contraction-Induced Force Loss in Dystrophin-Deficient Skeletal Muscle.Postdoc with Douglas Millay at University of Cincinnatioltho007@umn.edu
Paz, KatelynBlazar, Bruce PhD 20182013Signaling pathways and novel therapeutic strategies for the treatment of murine chronic graft versus host disease. 
Przybilla, MichaelWhitley, ChesterPhD 20182014Models and Gene Therapy for GM1-Gangliosidosis and Morquio Syndrome Type B.Postdoc, Pediatrics, Univ of Minnesotaprzy0059@umn.edu
Reid, TaylorGardner, MelissaPhD 20182013Microtublule Structure Recognition by End Binding Protein 1.Virtual Radiologic, Eden Prairie, MN
Sabin, KeithEcheverri, KarenPhD 20182013Molecular Mechanisms Regulating the Pro-Regenerative Glial Cell Response to Spinal Cord Injury in Axolotl.Postdoc Univ of MN / Postdoc, Stowers Inst for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO 
Akre, MonicaVan Ness, BrianPhD 20172012Genetic Analysis of Mutation and Response in Cancer.Director of Laboratory Development, Geneticure, Rochester, MN
Erickson, Jami Echeverri, KarenPhD 20172011A comparative approach to deciphering the molecular mechanisms of scar-free wound healing.Postdoc Fellow, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WAeric2843@umn.edu
O'Rourke, AllisonErvasti,JamesPhD 20172011A role for βcyto- and ycyto Actin at the Sarco/endoplasmic Reticulum-Mitochondrial Interface.Postdoc Researcher, Benaroya Research Inst, Seattle, WA /
Postdoc, Dept of Immunology, Univ of Washington, Seattle, WA
Saunders, CosmoLuxton, G.W. GantPhD 20172010Regulation of Directional Cell Migration from within the Nuclear Envelope.Postdoc, Univ. of Michgan-Ann Arbor
Thompson, ElizabethTolar, JakubPhD 20172012The Role of Fanconi Anemia Proteins in DNA Repair, Replication Stress and Genome Stability.Postdoc, Dept of Pediatrics, U of Minnesota
Tschida, BarbaraLargaespada, DavidPhD 20172011The Sleeping Beauty Transposon System for Forward and Reverse Genetic Studies of Liver Cancer.Recombinetics, St. Paul, MN
Coombes, CourtneyGardner, MelissaPhD 20162011The Role of Microtubule End Structure in Microtubule Acetylation and DynamicsAAAS Science& Technoligy Policy Fellow, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Washington DC
Edelman, TheresaRougvie, AnnPhD 20162008Analysis of lin-42/period through characterization of a null allele reveals the implications of all three isoforms.Biology Instructor, Anoka Technical College /
Adjunct Professor, Concordia Univ, St. Paul, MN
Levings, DanielNakato, HiroshiPhD 20162010Regulation of Stem Cell Activity and Behavior in the Drosophila Testis Niche by Heparan Sulfate.Postdoc, Univ of Minnesota, Duluth
Westcot,Stephanie Ekker, Stephen CJD/PhD 20162006Revealing Novel Skin Biology using Protein-trap Gene-Break Transposon Mutagenesis Technology in the Larval.Researcher, Mayo Clinic, MN /
Science Writer, Cactus Communication, Rochester, MN
Zhang,TengZarkower,David
and Bardwell,Vivian
PhD 20162010Investigation of the doublesex and mab-3 related transcription factors (Dmrts) in mammalian germ cell development.Scientist 1, Abcam
Abbey, DarrenBerman, Judith
and Myers, Chad
PhD 20152008Improving Our Ability to Observe the Genome of Candida albicans.Certifying Scientist, Medtox, Minnesotaabbey007@umn.edu
Ayala, CarlosNeufeld,ThomasPhD 20152010Rab-GTPase dependent regulation of the autophagy and mTOR signaling in the larval fat body of Drosophila melanogaster.MD/PhD Medical Student
Baik, JunePerlingeiro, Rita PhD 20152010The role of endoglin during mesoderm specification.Postdoc, Dept. of Medicine, Univ. of Minnesota
Braden, ChristopherNeufeld, ThomasPhD 20152009Regulation of autophagy by the Unc51 family kinases Atg1 and ADUK in Drosophila melanogaster.Senior Fellow, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WAchristopherbraden@gmail.com
Diaz Quiroz, JuanEcheverri, KarenPhD 20152012Comparative analysis of the molecular pathways involved in spinal or injury in axolotls vs mammals.Postdoc, Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst., Troy, NY
Kim, JungNeufeld,ThomasPhD 20152009Regulation of insulin signaling in Drosophila melanogaster.Postdoc, University of California, Berkeley, CA
Manlove, LukeFarrar, MichaelPhD 20152011Anti-leukemia immunity is enabled by unmasking cross-reactive antigens with vaccination and checkpoint blockade.Research Scientist, Gilead Sciences, Seattle, WA
Ou, LiWhitley, ChesterPhD 20152011Molecular Therapy and Gene Therapy for Hurler Syndrome.Postdoc, Dept. of Microbiology, Univ of Minnesota
Rawson, JonathanMansky, LouPhD 20152008Studies on the Determinants of HIV Mutagenesis and Tegies for ITS.Postdoc, HIV Dynamics & Replication Program, National Cancer Inst, Washington DC
Sokol, KerryOlszewski, NeilPhD 20152008Characterization and cellular roles of a bacterial O-GlcNAc transferase in Synechococcus elongatus PCC 7942.Research Microbiologist, 3M, Maplewood, MNsoko0004@umn.edu
Baltes, NicholasVoytas, DanPhD 20142009Plant Genome Engineering with Sequence-Specific Nucleases: Methods for Editing DNA in Whole Plants.Research Scientist, Calyxt, St. Paul, MNbalt0043@umn.edu
Beach,LaurenMansky, LouJD/PhD 20142007Studies on the Antiretroviral Mechanisms of Action of Clofarabine.Faculty, School of Med, Northwestern Univ, Chicago, IL
Boso, GuneySomia, NikujiPhD 20142007Host Cell Factors in HIV-1 Replication Cycle.Postdoc Fellow, Nat Inst of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Washington DC
Fiege, JessicaShimizu, YojiPhD 20142008Regulation of CD8 T cell memory by ADAP.Postdoc, Univ of Minnesota
Forsman, CynthiaPetryk, AnnaPhD 20142008Development and Cancer: The role of Twisted Gastrulation in mammary gland development and in cancer.Sr. Research Tech, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MNfors0172@umn.edu
Holzapfel, KeliHogquist, Kristin JD/PhD 20142009The Role of Antigen Receptor Signaling in Activation and Development of invariant Natural Killer T Cells.Associate, Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, Seattle, WA
Lee, June-YongJameson, StephenPhD 20142010Immunologic function of virtual memory CD8+ T cells & role of KLF2 in effector CD4+ T cell lineage commitment.Postdoc, New York University
Luebben, SpencerShima, NaokoPhD 20142009The Fanconi anemia pathway and HELQ work alongside dormant replication origins to suppress replication- associated genome instability.Adjunct Instructor, St. John's University, MN. /
Adjunct Professor, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN
Nyquist, MichaelVoytas, Daniel /
Dehm, Scott 
PhD 20142007Application of Targeting Nucleases to Modeling Prostate Cancer Gene Rearrangements.Postdoc, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Seattle, WA
Pulver, RebeccaGale, Cheryl /
Berman, Judith
PhD 20142006A Conservative Mechanism of Polarization Drives Hyphal Growth in the Opportunistic Yeast Pathogen Candida albicans.Imaging Specialist Field Applications Scientist, Molecular Devices, Philadelphia, PA
Talsness,Dana (Strandjord)Ervasti,JamesPhD 20142009Biophysical, Cellular, and Animal Models of Dystrophin Missense Mutations.Asst. Prof, Luther College, IA / Postdoc, Human Genetics, Univ of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Webber, BeauBlazar, Bruce PhD 20142007Identification of Novel Signatures of Murine Definitive Hematopoiesis.Director of Stem Cell Tech, B-MoGen Biotech, Inc. and Postdoc Scientist, Dept of Pediatrics, U of MN
Bade, LindseySchwertfeger,Kathryn and  Largaespada,DavidPhD 20132007FGFR1-induced soluble factors promote mammary tumorigenesis and chemoresistance.GeneDx, Gaithersburg, MD
Belanto, JosephErvasti, JamesPhD 20132009A Biochemical and Molecular Analysis of Functional Differences between Dystrophin and Utrophin.Science Instructor, Capistrano Unified School District, Orange County, CA
Berkseth, MatthewZarkower, DavidPhD 20132006Control of Caenorhabditis elegans sexual development by TRA-1 and its targets.Research Technician, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WAberk0136@umn.edu
Billington Jr, CharlesPetryk, Anna /
O'Connor, Michael
PhD 20132008Mechanisms and prevention of variable craniofacial defects in Twisted gastrulation mutant mice.Resident Physician, NIH, Washington DCbilli020@umn.edu
Christian, MichelleVoytas, Daniel PhD 20132008The Development, Engineering and Application of TAL Effector Nucleases for Targeted Genome Modification.Researcher, Seattle Children's Research Inst, Seattle, WA
Fairchild, CorinneGammill, Laura PhD 20132007Restricting cell movement: The role of Tspan18 in neural crest migration.Postdoc, Stanford Univ /
Postdoc, La Torree Lab, Univ of CA-Dabis
Ferrell, PatrickKaufman, Dan PhD 20132008Tracking hematopoietic development from human pluripotent stem cells.Postdoc, Albert Einstein Medical College, NY /
Scientist, Immucor, Inc., Waukesha, WI
ferr0167@umn.edu
Ghosh, ArpanO'Connor, MichaelPhD 20132013Timing, Growth and Homeostasis: An anthology of three novel players in Drosophila melanogaster.Postdoc, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA
Glass,TiffanyBlazar, Bruce PhD 20132007Effects of Superbubbles on Near-IR and Sub-millimeter Polarization.Research Assoc, Dept of Surgery, Univ of Wisconsin-Madison
Gong, WumingMarahrens, YorkPhD 20132007Alu and LINE-1 are Determinants for Repressive Mark Type at Genes and Degree of Gene Expression Level Variation.Research Associate, Lillehei Heart Institute, Univ of Minnesota
Ingram, Melissa CornwellOrr, HarryPhD 20132008The Role of Gene Expression and Aging in SCA1.Product Dev Assoc, Humanetics, Co, Minneapolis, MNcorn0156@umn.edu
Kang, Yuan-LinConner, Sean /   Chen, LihsiaPhD 20132004Mechanisms for Low Density Lipoprotein Receptor Internalization.Postdoc, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Kim, SeongseopGreenstein, DavidPhD 20132007On the genetic control of oocyte meiotic maturation in Caenorhabditis elegans.Postdoc, Yale University School of Medicine /
OriGene Technologies, Rockville, MD
kimx1285@umn.edu
Leary, RobinBagchi, AnindyaPhD 20132009New Targets of p53 Regulation: From Aging to Immune Response.Postdoc, Scripps Research Inst, LaJolla, CA /
Medical Science Liaison, Teva, CA
McCulloch, KatherineRougvie, AnnPhD 20132006Characterization of the function of the C. elegans heterochronic gene lin- 42/per during larval development.Postdoc Fellow, Univ of CA-San Diego
McDonald, AbbyMcLoon, Linda PhD 20132008The Sparing of the Extraocular Muscles in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Intrinsic Differences in Myogenic Precursor Cells.Sr. Business Lead, Solutions Development, Be The Match Foundation, Minneapolis, MNabbyamcdonald@gmail.com
Stessman,HollyVanness, Brian GPhD 20132008Pharmacogenomic modeling of bortezomib resistance in B cell malignancies.Senior Fellow, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA. /
Faculty,School of Medicine, Creighton Univ, Omaha, NE
Tsai, Hung-JiBerman, Judith / Clarke, DuncanPhD 20132007Genome-wide studies of replication origins in Candida albicans reveal their conserved and distinct features.Postdoc, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO /
Faculty, Univ of Birmingham, United Kingdom
hungji@gmail.com
Tseng, Yuen-YiBagchi, AnindyaPhD 20132008Adjacent Long Non-coding RNA PVT1 and MYC Cooperate in Breast Cancer with Gain of 8q24.Research Scientist, Cancer Program, Broad Institute of MIT, Cambridge, MA
Vermillion, Katie Gammill, LauraPhD 20132007Functional analysis of cytoplasmic protein methylation during neural crest migration.Faculty Associate Genetics Instructor, Morgridge Inst of Research, U of W-Madison
Watson, AdrienneLargaespada, DavidPhD 20132009Identification of Genes and Pathways Involved in Schwann Cell Tumor Initiation, Development and Progression to Develop Novel Drug Targets.Sr Research Scientist, Recombinetics, Inc, St. Paul, MN
Waxmonsky, NicoleConner, SeanPhD 20132005The Role of Early Endosomal Sorting in Integrin Function.Addgene Co, Boston, MA / Outreach Scientist and Curator, Addgene, Cambridge, MA 
Akinci, ErsinSlack, JonathanPhD 20122007Reprogramming of Different Cell Types into Pancreatic Beta Cells by Using Transcription Factor Genes Pdx1, Ngn3 and MafA.Assistant Professor, Akdeniz Univ, Turkey
Alver, BonnieKirkpatrick, DavidPhD 20122007Identification and Characterization of Novel Factors that Influence Minisatellite Stability in Stationary Phase Yeast Cells.U of MN Nursing School studentfedo0015@umn.edu
Chamberlain,   ChristopherRanum, LauraPhD 20122007Mouse Model of Muscleblind-like 1 Overexpression: Therapeutic Promise and Multisystemic Effects.Postdoc, University of Florida 
Fong, ChiKoepp, DeannaPhD 20122006Dia2 mediates Mrc1 degradation to promote checkpoint recovery from DNA damage in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.Health Sector MBA, Boston Univ., Boston, MA
Haas, KelaineWright, Robin PhD 20122006Understanding the Genetic Requirements for Saccharomyces cerevisiae to Survive at Low Temperatures.Dir. of Integrated Education, Medical School, Univ of Minnesota
Herder, RachelO'Connor, MichaelJD/PhD 20122005Mechanisms of PTTH signaling and steroid hormone biosynthesis in Bombyx mori and Drosophila melanogaster.Director, Intellectual Properties, Penn State Law School, University Park, PA
Hultquist, JuddHarris, ReubenPhD 20122008HIV-1 Vif Requires Core Binding Factor Beta to Degrade the APOBEC3 Restriction Factors and Facilitate Viral Replication.Postdoc Fellow, Gladstone Institutes, Univ of CA-SF /
Faculty, Northwest Univ, Chicago, IL
Kim, Dong-HwanKoepp, DeannaPhD 20122007Investigation on the mechanistic roles of Tom1 and Dia2 in DNA replication and Cell cycle.  
Knutson, ToddLargaespada, David and Lange, CarolPhD 20122005Phosphorylated and SUMO-Deficient Progesterone Receptors Drive Proliferative Gene Signatures During Breast Cancer Progression.Bioinformatics Analyst, Univ. of Minnesotaknut0297@umn.edu
Lane, AndrewClarke, DuncanPhD 20122006The extreme C-terminus of human Topoisomerase I? alpha defines a novel bi-modular DNA tether essential for the formation of mitotic chromosomes.Data Scientist, Square Inc, San Francisco, CA
LeClere, AndreaKirkpatrick, DavidPhD 20122006Minisatellites in Meiosis: Crossover Regulation and Stability of Repetitive DNA. 
Moriarity, BrandenLargaespada,DavidPhD 20122007Cancer Gene Discovery Using Somatic Transposon Mutagenesis in the Mouse and Systems for Validation of Identified Candidate Cancer Genes and Pathways.Faculty, Dept. of Pediatrics, Univ of Minnesota
Murphy ,KatherineOhlfest,John R
and Conklin,Kathleen
PhD 20122005Immune-based tumor regression induced by Fc-OX40L in a murine model of glioma.Postdoc, Integrative Biology/Physiology, Univ of Minnesota
Nelson, David R.Lefebvre, Paul PhD 20122006Discovery of a new species of Heterococcus and analysis of its lifecycle, genome, and lipid production.Postdoc, NYU Abu Dhabi campus 
Yang, Yi-WeiKoob, MichaelPhD 20122005Engineering Mammalian Mitochondrial Genomes.Assistant Specialist, Surgery, UCSFYiWei.Yang@ucsfmedctr.org
Zierhut,HeatherVanness,Brian G
and Spector,Logan 
PhD 20122008Hereditary and Inborn Etiology of Pediatric Cancer.Asst. Professor, Dept. of Genetics, Cell Biol and Dev, U of MN
Bouchonville, KellyBerman, JudithPhD 20112005The establishment and maintenance of centromere function in Candida albicans.Senior Research Technologist, Dept of Pharmacology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MNbouchonville.kelly@mayo.edu
Dorr, CaseyMansky, LouPhD 20112005Compounds Derived from Birch Trees that Inhibit HIV-1 Replication.Faculty, Dept of Medicine, Univ of Minnesota Medical School & Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN
Gibbens, BrianRanum, Laura PhD 20112006Unexpected Repeat Associated Proteins.Biology Instructor, University of Minnesota
Hamline, MichelleBardwell, Vivian MD/PhD 20112006The BCL6 transcriptional corepressor (BCOR) is required for multiple aspects of murine embryonic development.Pediatric Hospitalist, Univ of CA-Davis
Hsu, Wei-ShanClarke, DuncanPhD 20112005Chromosome cohesion and condensation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. 
Kleinschmit,AdamNakato, HiroshiPhD 20112005The Regulation and Function of Drosophila Heparan Sulfate Endosulfatase.Faculty, Dept. of Natural and Appliced Sci, Univ of Dubuque, IA
Krentz, AnthonyZarkower, David
and Bardwell, Vivian J
PhD 20112005Dmrt1 in fetal germ cell development.Molecular Geneticist, Prevention Genetics, Marshfield, WI
Rahrmann, EricLargaespada, David PhD 20112005Identification of novel genes involved in prostate and Schwann cell malignancies utilizing a Sleeping Beauty transposon somatic cell mutagenesis screen.Research Asst Professor, Cancer Research, Univ of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Smith, Katie (Furniss)Clarke, Duncan PhD 20112006Topoisomerase II: Characterization of the Topoisomerase II Checkpoint and the Classic top2-4 mutant allele.Faculty, St. John's Univ., Collegefield, MNkfurniss@csbsju.edu
VanderWaal Mills, KristynPorter, Mary PhD 20112005Flagellar proteins regulating motility, assembly and photobehavior in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii.Faculty, Biology Dept., St. Paul College, St. Paul, MN
Chang, Yu-YunNeufeld, ThomasPhD 20102004Regulation of the Atg1 complex by TOR and PKA signaling in Drosophila autophagy.  
Gibbens, YingO'Connor, MichaelPhD 20102005Activin signaling promotes the competence of the prothoracic gland during Drosophila metamorphosis.MD resident, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Haznadar, MajdaVan Ness, BrianPhD 20102005Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Cancer related Genes Lead to Inter-individual Response to Prognosis, Disease Risk and Environmental Agent Metabolism in Multiple Myeloma and Lung Cancer.Staff Scientist, National Cancer Institute, Washington DCmajda.haznadar@nih.gov
Joshi, PrettiSimon, JeffreyPhD 20102005Histone Methylation in Polycomb Gene Silencing.Scientist, Biogen /
Epizyme, Boston, MA
Kalis, AndreaZarkower, DavidPhD 20102003Regulation of sex-specific gonadogenesis in C. elegans.Faculty, St. Catherine University, St. Paul, MN
Matson, ClintonZarkower, David / Bardwell, VivianPhD 20102004Investigation of the doublesex and mab-3 related transcription factor (Dmrt) gene family in mammalian male sexual development.Research Scientist, Gilead Sciences, Seattle, WAcmatson@fhcrc.org
Multhaup, MeganMcIvor, R. ScottPhD 20102005Gene Therapy for Athabascan SCID.Medical Science Liaison, Actelion Pharmaceuticals, San Fransisco, CA
Nadarajan, PriahGreenstein, DavidPhD 20102006MSP and GLP-1/Notch Signaling Coordinately Regulate Oocyte Growth in Caenorhabditis elegans.Research Associate in Genetics, Harvard University
Sorensen-Kamakian, ErikaConner, Sean   PhD 20102004The Role of Receptor Transport in Notch Signaling.Faculty, Biology Dept, Wabash College. Crawfordsville, IN  
Wolf, DanielMcIvor, R. ScottPhD 20102005Molecular Therapy For Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I.Scientist I, Biogen Idec
Zhang, WeiKoepp, DeannaPhD 20102003Functional Characterization of the Three Isoforms of Fbw7 (F-box and WD repeat domain containing 7) in Ubiquitin Dependent Proteolysis.  
Zhou, ShanChen, LihsiaPhD 20102005Dissecting the mechanism of SAX-7, a C. elegans L1CAM, in the maintenance of neuronal positions.Data Analyst, Center for Public Safety Mgmt, Washington DC
Agarwal, SumitSomia, NikunjPhD 20092000Cloning and Characterization of MRI, a Modulator of Retroviral Infection.Nightowl Discovery, Wayzata, MN
Armbrust, KarenRanum, LauraMD/PhD 20092001Murine Models of Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 5.Faculty, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Univ of MN
Breshears, LauraTitus, MargaretPhD 20092004An Unconventional Myosis is necessary for Chemotaxis in Dictyostellium Discoideum.Medical Writer, Envision Pharma Group, Philadelphia, PA 
Buckley, ShannonVerfaillie, CatherinePhD 20092003Identification of Microenvironment Factors that Regulate Hematopoietic Stem and Progenitor Cells.Faculty, Dept. of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy, Univ. of Nebraska Medical Center, Lincoln, NE
Hatler, JuliaJohnson, RossPhD 20092004Functional Roles of the Gap Junction Protein, Connexin43.4, during Vertebrate Development.Project Manager, R&D Systems, Minnesota
Jensen, PhilipO'Connor, MichaelPhD 20092004The Activin Ligand Dawdle Links Diet and Metabolism via Receptor Isoform- Specific Signaling in Drosophila.Assoc. Professor, Rocky Mountain College, Provo, UTphil.jensen@rocky.edu
Kile, AndrewKoepp, DeannaPhD 20092003Investigation of the function and control of Dia2, a regulator of genomic stability in budding yeast.Investigator II, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Cambridge, MA
Li, Lin-XiFarrar, MichaelPhD 20092004Regulation of Early B and T cell development by Ras and STAT5 signaling pathways.Assistant Professor, Univ of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Lorenzo, DamarisRanum, LauraPhD 20092004Role of spectrin mutations in spinocerebellar ataxia type five.Faculty, Cell Biology and Physiology Dept, UNC - Chapel Hill
Offer, StevenHarris, ReubenPhD 20092004Variations in multiple genes associate with CVID and IgAD.Faculty, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Ramsey, LauraFarrar, MichaelPhD 20092004B Cell Receptor Signaling in receptor Editing and Leukemia.Faculty, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
Sustacek, MarieKirkpatrick, DavidPhD 20092004Novel Mechanisms of Minisatellite DNA Repeat Tract Alteration During Stationary Phase.Faculty, Minneapolis Community and Technical College, Minneapolis, MN
Wamstad, JosephBardwell, VivianPhD 20092002The role of the transcriptional corepressor Bcor in embryonic stem cells and mouse development.Postdoc, MIT /
Investigator II, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Cambridge, MA
Yang, Hyun JinMcLoon, StevenPhD 20092003Progenitor Cell Maturation and Initiation of Neurogenesis in the Developing Vertebrate Neural Retina.Postdoc, NEI, NIH
Bill, BrentEkker, Stephen / Schimmenti, LisaPhD 20082002Utilization of Forward and Reverse Genetic Approaches to Inform Ocular and Choroid Plexus Development.Faculty, Dept. of Biology, Univ. of Texas at Tyler
Daul, AricRougvie, AnnPhD 20082000HBL-1, a HUNCHBACK-like Transcription Factor, Regulates Developmental Timing in the Nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.Curator, Caenorhabditis Genetics Center, Univ of Minnesota
Goraksha Hicks, PankuriNeufeld,ThomasPhD 20082002Identification and Characterization of Novel Positive Regulators of the Target Of Rapamycin (TOR) Pathway in Drosophila Melanogaster.Clinical Lead Consultant, Iqvia consulting firm, Durham, NC 
Kim, Won-IlLargaespada, DavidPhD 20082003Oncogenic Roles of RAS in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Cooperated with MLL-AF9.Postdoc, NCI, Frederick 
Krueger, KatherineRanum, LauraPhD 20082003Molecular and Genetic Characterization of Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 5 (SCA5).Patent Attorney, Viksnins, Harris, Padys, Malen LLP, Bloomington, MN
Lech, PatrycjaSomia, NikujiPhD 20082003HIV-1 Host Cell Factors.  
McCaughtry, ThomasHogquist, Kristin PhD 20082003T Cell Development: The Generation of Functional and Self- tolerant T Cells via Positive Selection and Negative Selection, and their Export for Immunological Surveillance.Principal Scientists, Pfizer /

Head of Biotherapeutics, KSQ Therapeutics, Boston, MA
mccaughtry@gmail.com
Score, PaulMcIvor, R. ScottPhD 20081999Characterization of the Sleeping Beauty Transposon System for Gene Therapy Applications.R&D Associate, Cargill, Minnesota
Wang, XuelinChen, LihsiaPhD 20082002Anaylsis of L1CAM Functions in C. elegans Nervous System Development.Associate, Davis Polk LLPxuelin.wang@davispolk.com
Bauer, JasonBehrens, TimPhD 20072003Discovery and Validation of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Disease Activity Biomarkers.Senior Regional Medical Liaison, Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA 
Daughters, RandallLaura RanumPhD 20072001 Faculty, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN
Diaz-Martinez, LauraClarke, DuncanPhD 20072002The Centromere Linkage Pathway (CLiP): Towards a New Model of Sister Centromere Coehsion.Faculty, UT Southwestern Univ /

Faculty, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
Galdeen, ShawnTitus, MargaretPhD 20072001Levels and Dynamics of Dictyostelium Myosin 7 and TalinA are Linked.Biology Laboratory Manager, Carleton College, Northfield, MNsgaldeen@carleton.edu
Gillett, ClarenceBehrens, Tim / Moser, KathyPhD 20072001Identification of The Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Susceptibility Variant(s) at 16q12.Technical Sales Specialist, Essential Pharmaceuticals, Durham, NCclarence.gillett@biocrates.com
Kidder, BenjaminVerfaillie, CatherinePhD 20072002Identification of Stem Cell Genes and Transcriptional Reprogramming Through Cell Fusion and Nanog Overexpression.Faculty, Wayne State Univ, Detroit, MI
Kuslak-Meyer, SheriMarker, PaulPhD 20072002Characterization of the Roles of FGFR2 in Developmental Branching Morphogenesis and Cardiovascular Health.Manager of Ed Programs, UC-Davis School of Nursing, Davis, CAsheri.kuslak-meyer@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Legrand, MelanieKirkpatrick, DavidPhD 20072001The Role of DNA Repair in Candida Albicans Genome Maintenance.Faculty, Institut Pasteur, INRA, Fungal Biology and Pathogenicity, Francemelanie.legrand@pasteur.fr
Margolis, JamieRanum, LauraPhD 20072001CCUG Repeat Toxicity in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2 (DM2).Director of Product Development Operations, Be The Match, Minneapolis, MN
Ramos, PaulaBehrens, Tim / Moser, KathyPhD 20072002Familial Aggregation, Linkage and Association Analysis of Autoantibody Traits in Pedigrees Multiplex for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.Faculty, Medical Univ of South Carolina, Charleston, SCramosp@musc.edu
Roffers-Agarwal, JulaineMiller, JeffreyPhD 20072002Regulation of Actin Dynamics During Morphogenetic Movements in the Frog, Xenopus laevis.Research Associate, Dept. of Genetics, Cell Biology and Dev., Univ of Minnesota
Rusch, MelissaSelleck, ScottPhD 20072002Heparan Sulfate Fine Structure in Development and as a Small Molecule Target.Senior Lecturer in Biology, Univ of WI-Fox Valley 
Selmecki, AnnaBerman, JudithPhD 20072002Aneuploidy and Drug Resistance in Candida Albicans.Faculty, School of Medicine, Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Tennessen, JasonRougvie, AnnPhD 20072001Characterization of Syndecans, a Family of Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycans, in early Xenopus Development.Faculty, Dept. of Biology, Indiana Univ, Bloomington, INjtenness@indiana.edu
Wanner, SarahMiller, JeffreyPhD 20072002The Role of Ena/VASP-like (Evl) in Xenopus laevis Inner Ear Morphogenesis.Postdoc, Univ. of Chicago 
Willis, MargaretMarker, PaulPhD 20072002The Role of Secreted Frizzled Related Protein 1 in Prostatic Development and Cancer Progression.Patent Agent, Fish & Richardson P.C.
Bell, JessicaMescher, MatthewPhD 20062001 Faculty, Biology Dept., Century College, Maplewood, MN
Brown, JenniferLinck, RichardPhD 20062000Characterization of Rib72, a Novel Protein Associated with Specialized Protofilament Ribbons of Flagellar Microtubules.Toxicology Technical Specialist, Regions Hospital Pathology and Medical Laboratory, St. Paul, MN 
Chase, LucasVerfaillie, CatherinePhD 20062002Expansion and Characterization of Pancreas-Derived Progenitor Cells.Sr. Director, Ocular Cell Therapy, FujiFilm Cellular Dynamics, Madison, WI 
Crawford, DiannaBehrens, TimPhD 20062001The Role of RDC1 in the Migration of B Cells to the Splenic Marginal Zone.Digital Health Director, Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA 
Finley, KennethBerman, JudithPhD 20062000Cytoplasmic Dynein Couples Nuclear Migration, Morphogenesis and Cell Cycle Progression in Candida albicans.Senior Molecular Biologist, Cargill, Wayzata, MN 
Geurts, AronLargaespada, DavidPhD 20062001Sleeping Beauty Transposon System-based Applications for Mouse Germline Mutagenesis.Faculty, Dept of Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WIageurts@mcw.edu
Hennig, KristaNeufeld,ThomasPhD 20062000Overexpression Analysis Reveals Novel Growth Regulators in the Target of Rapamycin Signaling Pathway.Research Scientist, Massachusetts General Hospital 
Li, MingRougvie, AnnPhD 20062000Mir-48, a let-7 Family MicroRNA, Regulates Developmental Timing in C. elegans.Faculty, Univ. of Virginia /

Intel, Santa Clara, CA
 
Mendenhall, EricVerfaillie, CatherinePhD 20062002Identification and Characterization of Novel Regulators of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Fate.Asst. Professor, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, ALeric.mendenhall@uah.edu
Odland, WadePhillips, RonaldPhD 20061998Effects of Evolution on Repetitive and Genic Sequences of the Maize Genome.Line Development Breeder, Monsanto 
Ross, JeffreyVerfaillie, CatherinePhD 20062004The Use of Multipotent Adult Progenitor Cells to Derive Functional Smooth Muscle Cells and Explore Smooth Muscle Development.CEO, Miromatrix Medical Inc., Eden Prairie, MN
Scott, RyanNeufeld,ThomasPhD 20062000Role and Regulation of Autophagy in Drosophila.  
Wilber, AndrewMcIvor, R. ScottPhD 20062002Pre-clinical Evaluation of the Sleeping Beauty Transposon System for Gene Therapy.Faculty, Medical Micro, Immunology & Cell Biology, SIU School of Medicineawilber@siumed.edu
Chen, MargaretMarks, DavidPhD 20052000Analysis of Three Tandem Repeat CAPRICE-LIKE MYB Genes Located on Chromosome 2 in Arabidopsis thaliana.Clinical Asst Prof, Dept of Biomed Sci, Western MI Univ., Kalamazoo, MI 
Davidson, AnnEkker, StephenPhD 20052000Development of the Sleeping Beauty Transposon for Efficient Gene Delivery and Gene Expression in Zebrafish.  
Francis, HeatherRougvie, AnnPhD 20052000LIN-42 and Control of Developmental Timing in Caenorhabditis Elegans.Medronic, Minneapolis, MN 
Hanson, CarolineMiller, JeffreyPhD 20052000The Investigation of Novel Functions for the Adenomatous Polyposis Coli Tumor Suppressor Protein.Faculty, Georgia Gwinnett College, Lawrenceville, GA
Jadrich, JoyO'Connor, Michael / Coucouvanis, ElectraPhD 20052000The Role of TAK1 During Mouse Development.Sr. Project Manager,            Be The Match Biotherapies, Minneapolis, MN
Kao, CharllyJameson, StephenPhD 20052000Regulation of Non-cognate MHCI and CD8 Interactions During T Cell Development and Differentiation.Scientist II, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 
Ketel Opheim, CarrieSimon, JeffreyPhD 20052000Analysis of Histone Methyltransferases in Drosophila Development.Faculty, Normandale College, Bloomington, MNCarrie.KetelOpheim@normandale.edu
Kim, Hyon JeongEkker, StephenMD/PhD 20052001Genetic Analysis of Early Vertebrate Endocrine Pancreas Formation.  
Lande, JeffreyKing, RichardPhD 20052000Gene Expression Microarray Analysis in Lung Transplantation.Principal Statistician, Medtronic, Minnesota 
Liquori, ChristinaRanum, LauraPhD 20052000The Identification and Characterization of the Mutation Responsible for a Second Type of Myotonic Dystrophy (DM2).Scientific Editor, self-employed 
Liu, GeyiHackett, PerryPhD 20052000From Donor Site to Target Site: DNA Elements Involved in Sleeping Beauty Transposition.Consultant, Modular R&D, China 
Quale, AngelaShimizu, YojiPhD 20052000Regulation of T Cell-Receptor-Induced Signaling to Integrins.Paraprofessional, Orono Public Schools, MN 
Wiesner, StephenLargaespada, DavidPhD 20052000RAS Pathway Activation in the Development of Myeloproliferative Disorders and Acute Myeloid Leukemia.Faculty, Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Univ of Minnesota
Wolff, JenniferZarkower, DavidPhD 20052000Identification of New Regulators of Sex-Specific Neurogenesis in C. elegans.Carleton College, Biologyjwolff@carleton.edu
Burleson, KathrynSkubitz, AmyPhD 20041999Determination of the Metastatic Potential of Ovarian Carcinoma Spheroids. Faculty, Hamline University, St. Paul, MNkburleson01@hamline.edu
Chang, WeiruZarkower, DavidPhD 20041999Sexually Dimorphic Development of the Caenorhabditis elegans Gonad.Faculty, Biology Dept., Estrella Mountain Community College, Avondale, AZ
Chen, EleanorEkker, Stephen  MD/PhD 20042000Gaining Insights into Vertebrate Vascular Development: Characterization of Zebrafish Morphants Identified from a Morpholino- based Vascular Screen.   
Croonquist, PaulaVan Ness, BrianPhD 20041999Gene Expression Profiling and Candidate Gene Approach for the Study of Multiple Myeloma.Faculty, Biology Dept., Anoka-Ramsey Community College, Anoka, MN
Fahrioglu, UmutBardwell, VivianPhD 20042000Molecular Control of Testis Development by DMRTI.Faculty, Near East University, Cyprus
Ohlfest, JohnLargaespada, DavidPhD 20041999Preclinical Gene Therapy Studies Using the Sleeping Beauty Gene Delivery System.Deceased 
Spartz, AngelaHerman, Robert / Shaw, JocelynPhD 20041999Genetic and Molecular Analysis of smu-2, A Gene that Regulates Alternative Splicing in the Nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.Postdoc, Dept of Plant Biology, Univ of Minnesota
Starr, TimothyHogquist, Kristin PhD 20041999Regulation of T Cell SensitivityFaculty, OBGyn Dept, Univ of Minnesota
Thoemke, KaraZarkower, DavidPhD 20041999Sexual Dimorphism in Caenorhabditis elegans: Regulation of Developmental Gene Expression and Organ Morphogenesis.Faculty, Dept. of Biology, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN
Clark, KarlHackett, PerryPhD 20031998The Development of Sleeping Beauty Gene-Trap Transposons for Insertional Mutagenesis of Vertebrates.Asst. Professor, Mayo Graduate School, Rochester, MN
Matuliene, JurgitaKuriyama, RyokoPhD 20031998Function of the Kinesin-like Motor Protein CHO1 in Cytokinesis of Mammalian Cells.Research Scientist, Vilnius University, Lithuaniajurgita.matuliene@bti.vu.lt
Moran Lauter, AdrienneWylie, ChristopherPhD 20031998The Cytoskeleton in the Development of Xenopus Laevis.Research Geneticist, USDA-ARS, Washington DC  
Nguyen, RachelLefebvre, Paul PhD 20031998Positional Cloning and Characterization of LF1, a Flagellar Length Control Gene in Chlamydomonas Reinhardtii.  
Stoeckman, AngelaTowle, HowardPhD 20031998The Role of SREBP-1c and ChREBP in the Regulation of Lipogenic Gene Expression.Faculty, Dept of Chemistry, Bethel Univ, St. Paul, MN
Tze, LinaBehrens, TimPhD 2003 The Role of Receptor Editing in the Selection of Non-Self-Reactive Immature B Cells.  
Brodie, ChristopherOrr, Harry / Boland, LindaPhD 20021997Transgenic Disruption of CRE-Mediated Gene Expression in Cerebellar Purkinje Cells: Molecular, Cellular, and Behavioral Consequences.Scientific Liaison, Bioventus, Durham, NC 
Ohlfest, Karen HimmelLargaespada, DavidPhD 20021997Genetic Analysis of Murine Leukemia Virus-Induced Leukemia and Lymphoma Indicates a Role for RHO Family Guanosine Triphosphatase Signaling in Oncogenesis.Technology Portfolio Manager, University of Minnesota
Siebenson, LisaBerry, SusanPhD 2002 Antagonism of Growth Hormone by Inflammation.  
Xanthos, JenniferWylie, Janet / Shawlot, WilliamPhD 20021997The Role of Maternal Vegt in Endoderm Establishment and Spemann Organizer Induction in Xenopus Laevis.Faculty, Science Evaluator at Western Governors Univ., Provo, UT 
Abrahante-Llorens, JuanRougvie, AnnPhD 20011996Identification of Novel Heterochronic Genes in the Nematode Caenorhabditis Elegans.Research Associate, Univ. of Minnesota, Masonic Cancer Ctr
Dupuy, AdamLargaespada, DavidPhD 20011996Purification and Characterization of Aspartate Kinase in Wild-Type Corn and Lysine Plus Threonine Resistant Mutants.Faculty, Anatomy & Cell Biology Dept, Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, IAadam-dupuy@uiowa.edu
Green, AileenBrooker, RobertPhD 20011994Functional and Structural Characterization of Transmembrane Segment 2 and Transmembrane Segment 8 of the Lactose Permease of Escherichia Coli.  
Rowley, MatthewVan Ness, BrianPhD 20011996The Use of Model Cell Lines to Study the Biology and Therapeutic Response of Multiple Myeloma.  
Spike, CarolineHerman, Robert / Shaw, JocelynPhD 20011996Interactions Among mec-8, smu-1 and unc-52 genes in C. elegans.Research Associate, Dept. of Genetics, Cell Biology and Dev., Univ of Minnesota
Wilson, TheresaSnustad, DonaldPhD 20011996Regulation and Expression of the Beta One- and Gamma-Tubulin Genes in Arabidopsis Thaliana.Analytical Group Leader. 3M 
Boylan, KristinHays, ThomasPhD 20001995A Molecular Genetic Analysis of Cytoplasmic Dynein Function in Drosophila Melanogaster.Research Associate, Univ of MN 
Eisenmann, KathrynMcCarthy, JamesPhD 20001995Melanoma Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan Stimulates Signal Transduction Pathways Associated with Cytoskeletal Reorganization and Tumor Cell Survival.Faculty, Biochemistry & Cancer Biology Dept, Univ. of Toledo, OH
Konkel, LisaBerman, JudithPhD 20001991Characterization of Rlf6p, a Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Telomere Binding Protein.Asst Director, Student Success and Retention, Viterbo University, LaCrosse, WI
McGargill, MaureenHogquist, Kristin PhD 20001995Antigen-driven Events During T Cell Development.Faculty, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TNmaureen.mcgargill@stjude.org
Belinco, CarinaSimmons, MichaelPhD 19991994Genetic and Molecular Analysis of Repression of P Element Activity in Drosophila Melanogaster.  
Davidson, JenniferOrr, Harry  PhD 19991994Ataxin-1 Protein-Protein Interactions.  
Kofron, MatthewWylie, JanetPhD 19991994Investigation into the Role of Catenins in Signaling, Adhesion, and the Cytoskeleton in Early Xenopus Development.Director, Confocal Imaging Core, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
Stefanski, HeatherHogquist, Kristin PhD 19991994Testing the Role of Peptide in Positive Selection of T Cells.Faculty, Dept of Pediatrics, Univ. of Minnesota
Wendell, StevenFaras, AnthonyPhD 19991994Identification and Characterization of an E13-Like Solo LTR in the Aspartyl Hydroxylase Gene of Line-0 Chicken.Faculty, Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, Univ, of Pittsburgh, Pillsburgh, PA
Bettinger, JillRougvie, AnnPhD 19981992The Role of lin-29 in Terminal Differentiation and Morphogenesis in Caenorhabditis Elegans.Faculty, Dept. of Pharmacology, Virginia Commonwealth Univ., Richmond, VAjcbettinger@vcu.edu
Bornemann, DouglasSimon, JeffreyPhD 19981993Molecular and Functional Analysis of the Polycomb Group Gene Sex Comb on Midleg (Scm) and its protein product.Assistant Director, Research Developmment, Univ. of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Brienzo, AngelaMcCarthy, JamesPhD 19981993Identification of a Novel Anti-Adhesion Integrin-Binding Motif Within a Fibronectin Synthetic Peptide.  
Caldovic, LjubicaHackett, Perry  PhD 19981993Position-Independent Expression and Germline-Transmission of Transgenes in Zebrafish.Faculty, Children's National Hospital, Washington DC
Finis, CarlaJohnson, RossPhD 19981993Connexins and Early Zebrafish Development.  
Hyatt, BrianYost, H. JosephPhD 19981993Left-Right Axis Formation in Xenopus Iaevis.Faculty, Bethel University, St. Paul, MN
Iyadurai, StanleyHays, ThomasPhD 19981993Analysis of Domains in the Drosophila Cytoplasmic Dynein Heavy Chain.Vice President of Clinical Dev., Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Coral Gables, FL 
Kaufman, ChristopherHackett, PerryPhD 19981992Analysis of the c-ski Protooncogene Structure and Function in Zebrafish Embryogenesis.  
Kellerman, SiridShimizu, YojiPhD 19981993T Cell Receptor Regulation of Integrin Expression and Function.President, 4th & Aspen Life Sciences Consulting, Stillwater, MN
Myster, DeniseWylie, ChristopherPhD 19981993The Roles of Kinesin-Like Proteins in Early Xenopus Development.Postdoc, Univ of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 
Perrone, CatherinePorter, MaryPhD 19981993The Role of the IC140 and Dhc10 Genes in the Assembly and Function of the Inner Dynein Arm I1 Complex in Chlamydomonas.Regulatory Affairs Manager, Deep Brain Stimulation Regulatory Affairs, Medronic, Minneapolis, MN
Silvanovich, AndreHays, ThomasPhD 19981993Mutational Analysis of P-loops 1 and 3 in the Drosophila Cytoplasmic Dynein Heavy Chain.Monsanto Bioinformaticist, St. Louis, MO 
Wildenberg, ScottKing, RichardPhD 19981993Molecular Analysis of the Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome.Pastor, True North Church, Cannon Falls, MN
Zhang, FengAnderson, DwightPhD 19981993A Study of the Structure-Function Relationship of Bacteriophage Phi29 Prohead RNA (pRNA).  
Breitenfeldt, MariaYost, H. JosephPhD 19971992Regulation of Cardiac Left-right Asymmetry in Xenopus Laevis.Health Economics & Market Access, Structural Heath, Boston Scientific, Minnesota 
Fahrenkrug, ScottHackett, PerryPhD 19971992Organization and Expression of Zebrafish Translation Initiation Factor 4E.Executive Chairman, Recombinetics (RCI)  
Jensen, PaigeMescher, MatthewPhD 19971992Regulation of the CD8 Receptor on Murine Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes.  
Myster, StevenPorter, MaryPhD 19971992The Role of the Dynein Heavy Chain 1 Gene Product in Dynein Assembly and Flagellar Motility.Staff Manufacturing Scientist, Beckman Coulter, Chaska, MN
Pan, DaoWhitley, ChesterPhD 19971992Preclinical Studies of Hematopoietic Cell Gene Therapy for Patients with Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I and Type II By Retroviral Vectors.  
Essner, JeffreyHackett, PerryPhD 19961991Analysis of Thyroid Hormone Receptor Structure and Function During Early Zebrafish Development.Professor, Iowa State Univ, Ames, IA
Jessen-Marshall, AmyBrooker, RobertPhD 19961992The Role of the Conserved Motif G-X-X-X-D/E-R/K-X-G-R/K-R/K, in the Function of the Lactose Permease of Escherichia Coli.Vice Pres of Adademic Affairs, Sweet Briar College, Sweet Briar, VAajessen-marshall@sbc.edu
Li, HaiyingJohnson, RossPhD 19961991Properties and Regulation of Gap Junctional Hemichannels in the Plasma Membranes of Cultured Cells.  
Luo, ChunshengFontana, Donna / Dworkin, MartinPhD 19961991Unsaturated Free Fatty Acids Regulate Signal Transduction and Cell-Cell Adhesion Through Alterations of Cytoplasmic Calcium Levels in Dictyostelium discoideum.  
McGrail, MauraHays, ThomasPhD 19961991A Functional Analysis of the Microtubule Motor Cytoplasmic Dynein in Early Drosophila Melanogaster Development.Faculty, Iowa State Univ., Ames, IAmmcgrail@iastate.edu
Moseley-Alldredge, MelindaShaw, JocelynPhD 19961991Genetic and Molecular Characterization of gut-2, a Gene Required for Early Blastomere Specification in Caenorhabditis Elegans.Research, Dept. of Genetic, Cell Biol & Dev, Univ of Minnesota
Paulson, AliciaJohnson, RossPhD 19961991Characterization of the Regulation of Connexin 43 by ras p21 and TPA Activity and the Regulation of Connexin 43 in Enhanced Gap Junction Assembly.  
Pazdernik, NanetteBrooker, RobertPhD 19961992Functional and Structural Characterization of Cytoplasmic Loop 8-9 in the Lactose Permease of Escherichia Coli.Educational Specialist, Integrated DNA Technologies, Coralville, IA 
Schroeder, KathleenYost, H. JosephPhD 19961991Translational Regulation of Maternal mRNAs Along the Dorsal-Ventral Axis in Early Xenopus Development.  
Teel, AmyYost, H. JosephPhD 19961991Characterization of Syndecans, a Family of Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycans, in early Xenopus Development.  
Tolar, JakubFaras, AnthonyPhD 19961991Biologic Characterization of Naturally Occurring Mutations in an Oncogenic Variant of Human Papillomavirus Type 11.Dean, Univ of Minnesota Medical School
Trembley, JaneenSimmons, Michael / Steer, CliffordPhD 19961991Rat Cyclin B1 Gene Expression and Regulation in Liver.Faculty, Dept of Lab Medicine and Pathology, Univ of Minnesota
Zhang, DonghongLefebvre, PaulPhD 19961991Regulation of Nitrate Assimilation in Chlamydomonas Reinhardtii.Researcher, Ctr. For Molec and Transl Med, Georgia State Univ., Atlanta, GA
Uppaluri, RavindraTowle, HowardPhD 1995 (MD/PhD)1990Widely Separated Elements of the Thyroid Hormone Receptor Beta Critical to the Process of Ligand-Mediated Transcriptional Activation.MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Inst., Boston, MA 
Asleson, CatherineLefebvre, Paul PhD 19951990Flagellar Length Control Mutants in Chlamydomonas ReinhardtII.  
Chu, ZhiliangWinkelmann, JohnPhD 19951990Regulation of Alternative Processing of Human Beta-Spectrin I PRE-mRNA.  
Handoko, HerlinaKing, RichardPhD 19951990Expression Studies of Human Tyrosinase.  
Hanson, ChadWoodward, ClarePhD 19951990Characterization of Linked Functions in Escherichia Coli Thioredoxin: In Vivo and In Vitro Roles of Highly Conserved Active Site Residues.  
Hinchcliffe, EdwardLinck, RichardPhD 19951990Analysis of Sp 77 and Sp 83: Two Polypeptides Isolated From Sea Urchin Sperm Flagellar Microtubules.Faculty, The Hormel Institute, Univ. of Minnesota
Lundquist, ErikHerman, Robert  PhD 19951990Analysis of Muscle and Neural Development in Caenorhabditis elegans: The mec-8 Gene and Regulation of Alternative Splicing and the Axonal Guidance and Fasciculation Gene unc-115.Faculty, Dept of Molecular Biosciences, Univ of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Maines, JeanBoyd, FrederickPhD 19951990Positive Selection of Growth Inhibitory Genes.Faculty, Dept. of Biology, Tarrant Count College, Fort Worth, TX
Nelson, JulieLefebvre, PaulPhD 19951990Development of Homologous Gene Disruption and a Dominant Selectable Marker Gene in Chlamydomonas Reinhardtii.  
Nojima, DanaEgelman, EdwardPhD 19951990The Structure of the Tektin-Tubulin Protofilament Ribbon.Principal Scientist, Merck, San Francisco, CA 
Sonstegard, TadHackett, PerryPhD 19951991Roles of the Rous Sarcoma Virus 5' Leader RNA Sequence and the Pr76gag Protein in Translation.CEO, Acceligen, St. Paul, MN 
Wang, ShaochunLefebvre, PaulPhD 19951990Molecular Genetic Characterization of NIT8, a Gene Essential for Nitrate and Nitrite Assimilation in Chlamydomonas ReinhardtII, and the Isolation of a New Transposable Element From a nit8 Mutant.Faculty, Univ. of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Frenzel Jones, ElizabethJohnson, RossPhD 19941989Lens Fiber Cell Gap Junctions: Formation Studies with Lentoids.  
Li, Ming DingFaras, AnthonyPhD 19941989New Members of Herv-K Family, Their Restricted Expression in Human Teratocarcinoma Cells, and Evolutionary Relationship.  
Macfarlane, GordonHerzberg, MarkPhD 19941989Characterization of a Common Platelet Receptor for Cells of Streptococcus sanguis and Collagen.  
Pavlou, OuraniaOrr, HarryPhD 19941989Investigation of the Regulation of Calbindin-D28K in the Mammalian Central Nervous System.Faculty, Univ of Patras, Greece 
Reid, RobertAnderson, DwightPhD 19941989Characterization of the Prohead RNA of Bacteriophage phi-29: Prohead Binding Domain and Implications for DNA Packaging.  
Braun, StephenHackett, Perry / Whitley, ChesterPhD 19931988Retroviral-Mediated Gene Transfer and Expression of Iduronate-2-Sulfatase in Human Lymphoid Cells from Patients with Hunter Syndrome (Mucopolysaccharidosis Type II): Analysis of Metabolic Correction and Metabolic Cross-Correction.Faculty, Harvard Medical School /

Faculty, Dept. of Pharmacology, Tulane Univ School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Carlson, DebraMcKinnell, RobertPhD 19931988The Lucke Renal Adenocarcinoma of Rana pipiens: Concerning Differentiation Competence and the Herpesvirus Etiological Agent.Faculty, Biology Dept, Augustana University, Sioux Falls, SDdebra_carlson@augie.edu
Ihrcke, NathanIwanij, Victoria / Platt, JeffPhD 19931988Mechanisms of Heparan Sulfate Release from Endothelial Cells Activated by Antibody and Complement.Faculty, College of Menominee Nation, Shawano, WI 
Nelson, David M.Hackett, Perry / McIvor, R. ScottPhD 19931988Cloning and Retroviral-Mediated Expression of a Murine Purine Nucleoside Phosphorylase (PNP) cDNA Sequence in Human Hematopoietic Tissue.CEO, Splash Pharmaceuticals, San Diego, CA
Olsen, ScottBrooker, RobertPhD 19931988The Lactose Permease of Escherichia coli: Sugar Binding within a Channel Structure.  
Remington, SusannJohnson, Ross / Silflow, CarolynPhD 19931988cDNA Characterization of Two Lens Fiber Cell Specific Proteins--MIP and Filensin.  
Simonson, GreggIwanij, Victoria   PhD 19931988Molecular Characterization of the cDNA, Genomic Sequence and Promoter Region of a Putative Liver Transporter.Director, Intl Diabetes Center, HealthPartners Park Nicollet, Minneapolis, MN 
Stevens, LucileLetourneau, Paul / Platt, JeffPhD 19931988Regulation of Immune Cell Responses and T Cell Ontogeny by Heparan Sulfate.  
Stone, StevenHerman, Robert / Shaw, JocelynPhD 19931988Characterization of act-4, osm-1 and daf-10, Genes Required for Assembly of the C. elegans Cytoskeleton.Vice President, Cancer Genomics, Myriad Genetics, Salt Lake City, UT 
Strobel, RandyRosenberg, Murray / Johnson, RossPhD 19931988Purification and Immunochemical Characterization of Ecto-ATP-Diphosphohydrolase From Chicken Oviduct and Liver.Faculty, Metropolitan State Univ, St. Paul, MNrandy.strobel@​metrostate.edu
Wu, LiwhaHackett, PerryPhD 19931988Cytotoxicity of V-SRC Gene Expression in Rodent Cells.Professor, Inst. for Molec. Medicine, National Cheng Kung Univ, Tainan, Taiwan 
Bradley, DavidTowle, HowardPhD 19921987Developmental Regulation of alpha and beta Thyroid Hormone Receptor Genes in the Mammalian Nervous System.