Accomplishments and discoveries from VGN students and faculty

VGN Funded Research

INBRE Faculty Pilot Project Award Awardees from INBRE 9 (2013-2014)

Dr Ian Balcom PhD

Dept of Natural Sciences

"Microbial biodegradation of pharmeceuticals and personal care products"

Dr Preston Garcia

"Investigating metabolic regulation in the intracellular Sinorhizobium meliloti"

Dr Ethan Guth


"Mechanistic Investigation of the Bacterial-specific Amidotransferase GatCAB"

Dr Hans Haverkamp PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Environmental & Health Science

"Effects of lung inflation on airway caliber during and after exercise in asthma"

Darlene Olsen PhD

Department of Mathematics

"The KZ Algorithm for Statistical Analysis of Long Time Course Microarray Data"

Dr Mark Spritzer PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Biology

"Effects of Social Interactions on Hippocampal Neurogenesis in Adult Male Rats"

Andrew Vermilyea

Department of Natural Sciences

"Indirect Photochemical Decay of BPA in Sunlit Surface Waters"

Dr Amy Welch

Environmental & Health Sciences

"Exercise and Biofeedback in High-stresses Students: An Exploratory Investigation"

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