Biology Abstracts

Abstracts of Biology Posters:                                             

1.  Coordination of song duets by the lar gibbon (Hylobates lar) [Barney and Eazor]

2.  Transcriptomics of digit loss in salamander development and evolution [Beier* and Balestrieri]

3.  Genomic Analysis and Replacement of the Aβ Mating-Type Loci in the Split-Gill Fungus [Bettke]

4.  Seasonal Water Quality Analysis for the Improvement of the Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium Seawater Flow-Through System [Bohannon] 

5.  Determination of Telomere Sequence in Atlantic Horseshoe Crabs, Limulus polyphemus [Brideau*, Hess* and Lynch*] 

6.  Developmental Toxicity of Glyphosate, the Main Ingredient in Round-up® Herbicides [Carneiro and Ochs] 

7.  A Statistical Analysis of Metal Remobilization Due to Shear Stress from Depression Waves [Cole] 

8.  The Secret Life of Limulus polyphemus in Long Island Sound [Cruz and DiPietro] 

9.  Isolation and characterization of “Wild” microbes for craft beer production: the community approach [Harrison and Leo] 

10.  Role of Phenolic Compounds in Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) Invasion [Mack] 

11.  The effects of varying pH and temperature on the activity of amylases involved in beer production [Tedeschi and Falcone] 

12.  Analysis of the microbial base community in the nesting environment of the American Horseshoe Crab [Watts] 

13.  The Role of α6β4 Integrin Receptor in Laminin-Mediated Axon Outgrowth [Wetherell*, Buonaccorsi* and Doppler*]