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Current Thesis Topics (2020)

Amezcua, Mateo


Testing the Potential Memory Restorative Effects of an Ependymin Mimetic in a 6-Month-Old Transgenic Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease”

Blum, Laura


Microbial drivers of nitrogen fixation: Searching Tara Oceans metagenomes

Carvajal, Niko


Evidence for biologically mediated nutrient exchange between moss-dominated biocrusts and shrubs in America’s drylands.

Conaway, Amy


The Fantastic Five: A quintet of amino acids is necessary for

SloR-mediated gene repression in the oral pathogen,

Streptococcus mutans

Martus, Isabella


The effect of a neurotrophic factor mimetic on apoptosis and amyloid beta in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s Disease

Ruxin, Talia


Deciphering the Streptococcus mutans oxidative stress response: How are Fur and SloR involved?

Savitsky, Greta


Impact of Beech Bark Disease on American Beech Tree Productivity

Seixas, Miranda


A characterization of microbial diversity in the Winter Wonderland Ice Cave, Uinta Mountains, Utah, USA

Gomez, Maya


Desiccation tolerance of syntrichia caninervis along a precipitation gradient in the sheep creek mountains, nevada

Houde, Georgia


The effect of deer abundance, host diversity, and predator community composition on Ixodes scapularis nymph density and rate of infection with Borrelia burgdorferi in Vermont

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Department of Biology

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Middlebury College
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