Generating, Analyzing, and Understanding Sensory and Sequencing Information

  • GAUSSI Faculty in the News, Professor Dan Sloan investigates plant genomes with two new grants!

  • Adam Heck awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

  • Mike Mangalea and Nadia Vieira Sampaio awarded 2016 Graduate Student Showcase Top Scholar prizes

  • Zach Fox awarded VPR 2017 Fellowship in Scott College of Engineering

  • 2017-2018 GAUSSI fellowships awarded! Caleb Begly, Charlotte Cialek, Shaun Cross, Bridget Eklund, Jessie Filer, Mike Mangalea,  Alex Mauro, & Daniel Jonas.

GAUSSI Participants Posters and Presentations:

Zachary Fox, “The Finite State Projection based Fisher Information Matrix for the Design of Single-Cell Experiments,” Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference, December 2016, Aspen, CO.

Reyes A. Murrieta, “Impact of extrinsic incubation temperature on Zika virus population diversity in Aedes mosquitoes,” American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, November 2016, Atlanta, GA; Rocky Mountain Virology Club, September 2016, Bellvue, Colorado.

Mike Mangalea, “Breaking Biofilms: Nitrate Inhibits Biofilm Formation in Burkholderia Pseudomallei,” 8th World Melioidosis Congress 2016, August 2016, Cebu, Philippines.

Jessica Warren, “Mitochondrial tRNA gene loss in the Angiosperm Family Caryophyllaceae,” The Evolution Conference, June 2016, Austin, TX.

Adam Heck, Jeff Wilusz and Carol Wilusz, “Characterizing the role of a methyl-specific RNA binding protein in pluripotency,” New Mexico BioInformatics, Science and Technology (NMBIST) Symposium, March 2016.

Feeny, R. M.; Wydallis, J. B.; Tedjo, W.; Yang, L.; Willett, S.; Chen, T.; Tobet, S. A.; Henry, C. S. “High-Density Microelectrode Arrays as Electrochemical Imaging Platforms,” Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, Atlanta, GA, March 2016.

Grover A, Henao-Tamayo M, Ackart F, Verma D, Hill E, Venter K, Stoltz A, Mphahlele M, Van Der Walt ML, Dharmadhikari AS, Nardell E, Basaraba RJ, Orme I, Ordway D. “BCG Efficacy in Guinea Pigs Naturally Exposed to Patients with Tuberculosis,” The Union TB Meeting, February 2016, Denver, CO.

Stacy Willett and Stu Tobet, “Characterization of ex vivo Health of MB231 and MCF7 Human Breast Cancer Xenograft Tumors in Mice,” Biomedical Engineering Society, October 2015, Tampa, FL.

Labadie, JD, J Yoshimoto, JL Peel, AC Avery. “Chronic skin disorders and risk of T zone lymphoma: using dogs to understand human disease,” Society for Epidemiologic Research Annual Meeting, June 2015, Denver, CO.

Labadie, JD, I Elvers, J Yoshimoto, J Dossey, AC Avery. “Hyaluronidase genes associated with risk for canine T zone lymphoma,” American Society of Hematology Meeting on Lymphoma Biology. June 2016. Colorado Springs, CO.

Hill E, Verma D, Arnett K, Blackledge MS, Lenaerts A, Melander C, Ordway DJ. “Reversal of Nontuberculosis Mycobacterial Phenotypic Antimicrobial Resistance Using Biofilm Inhibitors,” Rocky Mountain Branch Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, 2015, Lakewood, CO.

Zachary Fox and Brian Munsky, “The Complexity of Dynamics and Kinetics from Single Molecules to Cells” workshop at the Telluride Science Research Center, 2015, Telluride, CO.