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Protein Effect on Germline Stem Cells

Faculty Information Faculty Name:            Brett D. Keiper, PhD Department:              Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Contact Information:   Tel: (252) 744-2656     Lab: (252) 744-2693 ;  keiperb@ecu.edu http://www.ecu.edu/cs-dhs/biochemistry/Faculty-Keiper.cfm   Research Description Highlights of Research: The research in my lab studies mRNA translation in developing germ cells (sperm and eggs). The purpose is to see how protein synthesis is subtly regulated to cause

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Biochemical Toxicology

Faculty Information Faculty Name: Xiaoping Pan Department: Biology Contact Information: panx@ecu.edu, Room 514 Science & Technology Building   Research Description Highlights of Research:  Our research of Biochemical Toxicology investigates the mode of action of various substances and materials including crude oil/dispersant system, abused drugs, and metallic nanoparticles, and environmental obesogens etc. Experimental organisms include Caenorhabditis elegans (C. elegans) and Rattus

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How Do Mitochondrial Respiratory Proteins Work?

Faculty Information Faculty Name:                    Tonya Zeczycki Department:                       Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Contact Information:           zeczyckit@ecu.edu, East Carolina Heart Institute Rm. 4400   Research Description Highlights of Research: The allosteric regulation of enzyme activity is fundamental to preventing metabolic and homeostatic chaos. A colossal number of complex, multifunctional enzymes important to metabolic and cellular processes exhibit some form of

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Cellular Posttranscriptional Response to Hypoxia

Faculty Information Faculty Name: Kyle D. Mansfield Department: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Brody School of Medicine Contact Information: mansfieldk@ecu.edu; 744-5519; Room 5S-10 Brody   Research Description Highlights of Research: Oxygen limitation, or hypoxia, is a key component of many diseases and includes periods of acute ischemia such as arise during stroke, as well as more persistent hypoxia like that which

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Water Quality Monitoring Technology

Faculty Information Faculty Name: Randall Etheridge Department: Engineering and Center for Sustainability Contact Information: etheridgej15@ecu.edu; Slay 204   Research Description Highlights of Research: The research is focused on quantifying the water quality benefits of ecosystem restoration projects or agricultural best management practices to improve their design. The student will be working with data collected using recently developed water quality monitoring

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Strengthening the Product Design and Development Process

Faculty Information Faculty Name: Brian Sylcott Department: Engineering Contact Information: sylcottb15@ecu.edu   Research Description Highlights of Research:   The focus of my research is gaining a better understanding of how consumers evaluate and form preferences for products. The goal is to use this information to aid in the product design and development process. The work entails collecting data while potential

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History of NC Hurricanes

Faculty Information Faculty Name: Tom Allen Department: Geography Contact Information:  allenth@ecu.edu, Brewster A238   Research / Project Description Highlights of Research / Creative Activity: I am developing a set of maps and graphics that tell the history of hurricanes in North Carolina and assimilate them in rich graphics and multimedia as well as digital maps on the North Carolina Coastal

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