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Published on June 8, 2012, by in Chemistry, Internships, Research.

Hello everyone! So today I preformed a PCR (polymerase chain reaction).  This technique I had already learned about in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and had even preformed it in Molecular Biology lab.  It was great being able to use what I had learned in my High Point classes to understand my internship. My goal was

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Published on June 6, 2012, by in Chemistry, Internships, Research.

Welcome back to the Colyer Lab here at WFU!   As I mentioned in my last update, last Thursday I joined the lab group at the Triangle Chromatography Discussion Group in Raleigh, NC. This was a great experience! For my college friends…I had to get up at 5am to get there on time. The day

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This summer I will be interning at Georgia Health Science University in Augusta, Georgia.  My program started May 21, and since then I’ve been doing a lot of reading and observing.  The goal of my research team is to develop new therapeutic targets in treatment and prevention of diabetic retinopathy.  Diabetic retinopathy is a diabetic

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Published on May 25, 2012, by in Chemistry, Internships, Research.

Thanks for checking back with me here in the lab at WFU! Since my last update…I have been finishing up my literature search of journal articles to find compatible buffer systems with the SQ-BA (squarylium cyanine dye with a boronic acid functional group) dye for separation of simple sugars via capillary electrophoresis. I have been

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Published on May 15, 2012, by in Chemistry, Internships, Research.

Welcome back! For my blog readers from last year and new readers just tuning in, I am thrilled to return back to Wake Forest University as an Undergraduate Research Assistant this summer with many thanks to Dr. Christa Colyer. Last year, with the help of my academic advisor in the Chemistry Department of High Point

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