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Halfway there!

Monday, July 7th, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Hello again all. I’m Ethan and I am now almost halfway through my REU fellowship here at UTMSI this summer. In a way, it’s been slow, but in many more ways, time has flown. Port Aransas is an awesome town ...

Pathways

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

During the past week or two I helped create a peptide incubation for many different peptides and took samples at nine different time periods in order to determine peptide degradation patterns. The question is: what part of the peptide breaks ...

Starting Data Collection- Michele

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Hello, sorry for the very late blog update. I've been in lab for the past 13 hours and have just finished collecting my first set of data! In the past few weeks I have been trying various experimental setups and ...

Halfway to somewhere.

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This week marks the midway point of the REU program here at UTMSI- and time has sure been flying. By the end of this week I will have finished all sampling from my first species of phytoplankton, Heterocapsa, and will ...