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Thursday

February 28, 2019 9:05 pm

Thesis is fully underway!

Thesis is fully underway!

The goal of my project is to understand the role of Nfe2 and how it affects the development of neuromast…

Thursday

February 28, 2019 8:57 pm

February update!

February update!

Project updates: I had a really hard time keeping my chronic exposure fish alive during the last go round. Although…

Wednesday

February 6, 2019 9:46 pm

z-TRAP Say Whaaaaat?

z-TRAP Say Whaaaaat?

My project is super cool, but very high stakes since I am the only person working on making a zebrafish…

Tuesday

February 5, 2019 11:37 am

Injecting soon!

Injecting soon!

At this stage of my project, I am quickly progressing towards being able to inject nfe2 knockout zebrafish embryos with…

Monday

January 28, 2019 10:01 pm

Where have we been? Where are we going?

Where have we been? Where are we going?

Thesis has been going well! In essence, I’m trying to understand the role of nfe2 and alas2 in the genetic…

Monday

January 28, 2019 10:00 pm

Week one!

Week one!

The Williams lab undergrads are BACK and ready for a whirlwind of a semester. Our fearless lab-tech, Anna Marie, no…

Friday

March 16, 2018 8:20 pm

4 more weeks of senior year?!?!?!??!

4 more weeks of senior year?!?!?!??!

Dis week has been crazy. IN 1 WEEK: The Mount David Summit!! We have all been hard at work designing…

Friday

March 9, 2018 12:03 pm

March Progress (and some madness)

March Progress (and some madness)

We are about a month out from binding our final theses (crazy!) and everyone is hard at work in lab…

Monday

March 5, 2018 11:40 am

We’re back from break

We’re back from break

As usual, we are all SUPER busy in the lab. I have been working on collecting otic vesicle and otolith…

Saturday

February 17, 2018 3:59 pm

Break-neck pace

Break-neck pace

Over break, I will be microinjecting to knock down Nrf1b and Nrf2a, leaving me with only a couple more weeks…