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Graduate Experience for Multicultural Students

Graduate Experience for Multicultural Students (GEMS) - School of Medicine
 

Student Presentations

Graduate Experience for Multicultural Students (GEMS)


Nicole Del ValleNicole Del Valle

Mentors: Laima Taraseviciene and Evgenia Gerasimovskaya
Title: “Pathogenesis of Pulmonary hypertension: Can angiostatin and T cells attenuate endothelial cell proliferation?”
Student’s Goals: Attend to graduate school, earn a Ph.D. in a field of biomedical science.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rosan Nieves-BorgesRosan Nieves-Borges

Mentor: Jennifer Richer
Title: “Targeting FASN using micoRNAs miR-193b and miR-15b: a potential novel therapeutic for the treatment of aggressive breast cancer”
Student’s Goals: Apply to MD/Ph.D. programs to combine patient care with high-impact biomedical research

 

 

 

 

 

Maylyn MartinezMaylyn Martinez

Winner: Outstanding Achievement Award
Mentor: Eva Grayck
Title: “Exogenous SOD Attenuates Egr-1 mRNA Expression and Proliferation in Pulmonary Calves Artery Adventitial Fibroblasts From Chronically Hypoxic”
Student’s Goals: Attend to graduate school, earn a Ph.D. in a field of biomedical science and to perform state-of-the-art research in a research-intensive institution.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ariana FloresAriana Flores

Winner: Outstanding Achievement Award
Mentor: Adela Cota-Gomez
Title: “Characterization of Oxidative Stress and Inflammation in HIV-1 tat Transgenic Mice”
Student’s Goals: Apply to MD/Ph.D. programs to combine patient care with basic biomedical research