2008 Off Campus Science Research Awardees

(2 - BMC Students)


Heather Fetting (Biology)

To study the molecular basis for genetically ñ linked human birth defects.

Mentor: Ian D. Krantz, M.D. Associate Professor of Human Genetics in Pediatrics University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, The Childrenís Hospital of Philadelphia 

Sarah Powers (Biology)

The effects of dopamine depletion on searching, crawling and biting behaviors in the leech.

Mentor: Karen A. Mesce, Departments of Entomology and Neuroscience. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities



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