Everyone’s been very busy lately in the Gerdon research team. Lately the nanoparticle side of the team has been doing quite a bit of synthesis. Hopefully soon we’ll be able to get TEM images so that we can characterize and calculate sizes for these gold nanoparticles. These images show the initial gold chloride (auric acid) and two reduction steps that...Read More
Katarina Luarasi – Research Presented!
At the Research Poster Session, junior Katerina Luarasi and senior Aimee Sanford smile for the camera after presenting their summer research!Read More
Jack Florek – Following Protocol
Junior, Jack Florek, is moving forward with determination and focus to follow the SELEX protocol! ~JackRead More
Keith Baillargeon – They’re Competent!
My control to determine the competency of our E. coli cells was successful as can be seen by the large white mass and tendrils of growth on this plate! This means my biochemistry skills will be put to the test in the upcoming weeks as I move forward with new protocols into the realm of microbiology! Sequencing – here I come! Keith Baillargeon...Read More
Emmanuel College – Summer Research Poster Session!
Emmanuel College held it’s 4th Annual Summer Research Poster Session in the Wilkens Science Center yesterday. Students, supported by Emmanuel and faculty grants, who worked with faculty on research projects over the summer gave poster presentations on their work to kick off the fall semester. Great work Keith, Aimee, Jack, Katerina, and...Read More