Allen Lab-Summer Students

Allen's Summer Students

2019 Allen Lab Summer Student (left to right) are Chase Swinton, Alexis Howe, Dr. Antiño Allen, Kamai Patterson, A’vonte Jones, and Winter Allen. Missing  are Moira Murdoch and Hannah Carr.

Chase

Chase Swinton
Senior Sheridan High School
Research ProjectThe Effects of Space Radiation on Object Memory and Hippocampal Glutamate Receptors
Program: Center for Diversity Affairs Summer Research Internship (8 Weeks)

 

 

Alexis

Alexis Howe
Johns Hopkins University
Research ProjectChronic Effects of 1H Charged Particle Irradiation on Glutamate RNA Expression
Program: Center for Diversity Affairs Summer Research Internship (8 Weeks)

 

 

Kamai

Kamai Patterson
Jackson State University
Research ProjectLate Effects of 16O Radiation on Cognition and Hippocampal Glutamate Receptors
Program: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Summer Research Internship (10 Weeks)

 

 

A’vonte

A’vonte Jones
University of Arkansas Fayetteville
Research ProjectThe Effect of SIRT3 on Cognition and Gender
Program: Center for Diversity Affairs Summer Research Internship (8 Weeks)

 

 

Winter

Winter Allen
Arkansas Tech
Research Project:  Photobiomodulation of Neuronal Mitochondria for Radiation Induced Cognitive Dysfunction
Program:  Arkansas INBRE Summer Research Internship (10 Week)

 

 

 

Moira

Moira Murdock
Hendrix College
Research Project:  qPCR Analysis of Hippocampal Oxidative Stress in Mice Treated with Cranial Radiation and Sulforaphane
Program:  Arkansas INBRE Summer Research Internship (10 Week)

 

 

Hannah Hannah Carr
Arkansas Math and Sciences Academy
Research Project:  Effects of Space Radiation on AMPA and NMDA Receptor Subunit Gene Expression in Mice
Program: Center for Diversity Affairs Summer Research Internship (8 Week)

 

 

BarbaraBarbara Marin
Emory University
Research Project:  Effects of Whole Brain Irradiation on Cognitive Function and Gene Expression in Juvenile Murine Model
Program: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Summer Research Internship (10 Weeks)

 

 

SydSydneyney McDonald
University of Central Arkansas
Research Project:  Effects of AC-T Chemotherapy on Molecular Pathways in the Hippocampus
Program:  Arkansas INBRE Summer Research Internship (10 Week)

 

 

Huddoy Huddoy Walters  a.k.a Curry Man
University of Arkansas Pine Bluff
Research Project:  Effects of Docetaxel, Doxorubicin and Cyclophosphamide on Cerebellar Synaptic Plasticity ​
Program:  Arkansas INBRE Summer Research Internship (10 Week)