Past GCB Summer Scholars

2016 Summer Scholars

Jadesola Akinwutan

Class of 2018
Mentor: Ashley Chi
Project: Analyzing the Effects of HDDC3 Knockout Using the CRISPR/Cas9 within Kidney Cancer Cells
Major: Biology and Global Health


Andrew Grover

Andrew Grover

Class of 2018
Mentor: Lawrence David
Project: Enumeration of Cells in Gut Model Bioreactor
Major: Chemistry


Othmane Jadi

Othmane Jadi

Class of 2019
Mentor: Sandeep Dave
Project: Investigating Gene Mutations to Identify Involvement in Oncogenesis
Major: Chemistry; Minor: Computational Biology and Bioinformatics


Ariel Kantor

Ariel Kantor

Class of 2019
Mentor: Charlie Gersbach
Project: Engineered CRISPR/Cas9 Complex for Control of Endogenous Gene Regulation
Major: Biology with a concentration in Biomechanics and Pharmacology; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Markets and Management Studies


Madison Zamora

Madison Zamora

Class of 2018
Mentor: Ornit Chiba-Falek
Project: Using iPSC-Derived Neurons to Functionally Evaluate the Role of SNPA Triplication in the Context of Synucleinopathies
Major: Biology; Minor: Chemistry; Certificate: Science and Society


2015 Summer Scholars

Brittany Kwait

Class of 2018
Mentor: Ashley Chi
Project: Using Single Cell Sequencing to Elucidate Sexual Differentiation in Plasmodium Falciparum

Feimei Liu

Class of 2017
Mentor: Charlie Gersbach
Project: CRISPR/Cas9-Based Direct Reprogramming into Smooth Muscle Lineage

Eric Song

Class of 2017
Mentor: Jennifer Wernegreen
Project: Culturing Acetic Acid Bacteria from Camponotus chromaiodes

Anchi Wu

Class of 2017
Mentor: Lawrence David
Project: Evaluation of Horizontal Gene Transfer in the Evolutionary History of Beta-Glactosidase

Christine Zhou

Class of 2018
Mentor: Lingchong You
Project: High-throughput Assay Using Inket Printed Bacteria