The 21st Annual
College of Veterinary Medicine
October 24, 2019
First: Courtney Klappenbach
Poster titled: Campylobacter jejuni dramatically alters cell motility by modifying the focal adhesion.
Advisor: Michael Konkel, School of Molecular Bioscience
Poster titled: Tissue-specific RNAi of fatty acid desaturase genes.
Advisor: Jennifer Watts, School of Molecular Bioscience
Poster titled: A comparison of gene variation between Babesia bovis in North America.
Advisor: Massaro Ueti, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology
Poster titled: Lef1 expression in fibroblasts induces skin to be regenerative.
Advisor: Ryan Driskell, School of Molecular Bioscience
Second: Julianna Brutman:
Poster titled: Vapor Cannabis Exposure Promotes Genetic Plasticity in the Rat Hypothalamus.
Advisor: Jon Davis, Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience
Poster titled: Identifying the mechanism of action of Tartrolon E, a broad spectrum anti-apicomplexan compound.
Advisor: Roberta O’Connor, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology
Poster titled: Endocytic trafficking of herpes simplex virus during viral entry.
Advisor: Anthony Nicola, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology
Poster titled: Conservation of the Claudin-Like Apicomplexan Microneme Protein (CLAMP) in Babesia parasites of human and veterinary importance.
Advisor: Heba Alzan, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology
DVM Students and Interns
Poster titled: Comparing Caustic Dehorning Pastes: Pain-Related Behaviors, Cost of Use, and Effectiveness.
Advisor: John Wenz, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Poster titled: Effect of landscape level risk factors on elk hoof disease occurrence.
Advisor: Margaret Wild, Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology
Poster titled: The Efficacy and Toxicity of a Protease Inhibitor as a Novel Contraceptive.
Advisor: Joy Winuthayanon, School of Molecular Bioscience