1. Evaluation of a cell-based vaccine against pancreatic cancer.- Soerens, Evangeline*, and Lawerence Mylin Messiah University.
2. Effect of proglumide on expression of type I collagen chains in pancreatic cancer.- Azar, Michael*, and John Harms Messiah University.
3. Using an Ethosomal Solution to Study Transdermal Vitamin D3 Delivery on Dorsal Porcine Ears.- Conner, Rebecca*, Erica Ward, M. Dana Harriger, and Andrea Nagy Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
4. Lipopolysaccharide alters cell viability and location of NF-κB and TNF-α in cAMP-stimulated RT4-D6P2T Schwannoma.- Wilcox, Mackenzie*, Caitlyn Henry, and Angela Asirvatham Misericordia University.
5. Analyzing the effect of aldosterone on symptoms of vestibular dysfunction in mice.- Bowers, Connor*, Jeffrey Bardwell, and Brad Engle Wilson College.
6. Assessing changes in pond fungal communities after chemical treatment.- Glenn, Madeline*, Gabrielle Seagreaves*, and Lara Goudsouzian DeSales University.
7. Gene expression analysis of Phytophthora infestans auxiliary activity 17 (AA17) family genes PITG_04949 and PITG_13520.- Hofmann, Olivia*, and Manuel Ospina-Giraldo Lafayette College.
8. Filamentation of novel bacterial and yeast species.- Foriska, Isabella*, and Rajinikanth Mohan Mercyhurst University.
9. Unraveling the interplay between osmotic and oxidative stress: insights from saccharide-adapted bacteria via superoxide dismutase induction.- Rettger, Jason*, and Rajinikanth Mohan Mercyhurst University.
10. Developing a serum-limited growth media for HUVECs.- Azar, Sydney*, and Brian Gray York College of Pennsylvania.
11. Extraction and analysis of the antioxidant resveratrol from various dried fruit.- Katzenmoyer, Jonathan P.*, and Francis Mayville DeSales University.
12. Synthesis of ionic liquids and their application for electrophilic aromatic substitution reactions.- Donovan, Angelena*, and Francis Mayville DeSales University.
13. Review on diabetes and obesity treatments.- Liashenko, Varvara*, Molly Sawyer*, Emily Misko, Praveer Singh, Dominic Pearson, Gabrielle Hollenbeck, He Liu, and Prasad Dalvi Gannon University.
14. Gold- based therapy: Investigating the side effects at the organismal level.- Snavely, Tyler*, Ashley Darrow*, Stella Phillips*, Laicie Terry*, and Valbona Hoxha Lebanon Valley College.
15. Regulation of CBF1 and SVALKA during acute cold stress in Arabidopsis thaliana.- Washco, Lauren*, and Amy Hark Muhlenberg College.
16. Insight into how Jazf-1 regulates gene expression in the eye nervous system.- Stonbraker, Madison*, and Matthew Johnson University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
17. The Effects of Jazf-1 on the Nervous System of Drosophila melanogaster.- Bajich, Mariana*, Stephanie Bodner*, Naomi Custer*, and M. Logan Johnson University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
18. widerborst and well-rounded: an example to illustrate the relationship of orthologs and paralogs in Drosophila species.- Ali, Anam*, and Amy Hark Muhlenberg College.
19. Assessing the efficacy of anti-fibrotic treatment on pancreatic cancer metastases.- Ramsey, Ruby*, and John Harms Messiah University.
20. Measuring the effect of corticosteroids on epithelial integrity of the human corneal epithelial monolayer in the presence and knockdown of the glucocorticoid receptor.- Thompson, Sydney*, and Mahita Kadmiel Allegheny College.
21. Analysis of glycoprotein secretion from OKF6/TERT-2 (oral epithelial) cells after E-liquid treatments.- Pecorelli, Sara*, and Giancarlo Cuadra Muhlenberg College.
22. Distribution of prophages in the Streptococcus bacteria genus and their role in increasing host pathogenicity.- Mathur, Vinayak* Cabrini University.
23. Rilpivirine treatment alters growth patterns and delays the onset of senescence in primary human fibroblasts.- Madera, Jack*, Liam Rivard, David Rothblat, and Jaimy Joy La Salle University.
24. Is Iso-Q the missing clue? Evaluating the anti-inflammatory effects of isoquercitrin.- Perneta, Nicholas*, Victoria Kenney, Olivia Montvydas, and Joshua B. Slee DeSales University.
25. Assessing the correlation between pain tolerance and ACTN3 genotype.- Ferguson-Richards, Adore*, Zahra Imrani*, and Lara Goudsouzian DeSales University.
26. Testing the effect of phosphoglycerate kinase 1 activation with terazosin in a Drosophila model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.- Grove, Austin*, and Daniela Zarnescu Messiah University.
27. The Effect of LPS on Phosphorylation of AKT Signaling in Schwann Cells.- Wilde, Nicholas*, Mackenzie Wilcox, and Angela Asirvatham Misericordia University.
28. Understanding how RPA phosphorylation affects the telomere synthesis pathway.- Wolfinger, Madison*, and Andre Walther Cedar Crest College.
29. Applying quantitative PCR with high-resolution melt analysis for rapid genotyping of brewery yeasts.- O'Donnell, Reagan*, Lauren Heiland, and André Walther Cedar Crest College.
30. Developmental profile of locomotor response to novelty and anxiety-like behavior in male and female mice.- Conard, Payton*, Erin Kirschmann, and Eric Sweet Immaculata University.
31. Examining Replication Protein A and its interactions with proteins Ddc2p, Mec1p, and Tel1p using the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.- Bonser, Hannah*, Alison Edwards, and Andre Walther Cedar Crest College.
32. Examining the bridging interactions of cancer associated protein Ddc2p with Replication Protein A and Mec1p using the budding yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.- Edwards, Alison*, Hannah Bonser, and Andre Walther Cedar Crest College.
33. Annotation and comparative analysis of the sticks-and-stones homologs in the Drosophila melanogaster subgroup: implications for studying human congenital nephrotic syndrome.- Eichner, Miranda*, Dhruv Kayastha*, and Nik Tsotakos Penn State University-Harrisburg.
34. Expression pattern of Canavan Disease-associated ASPA gene during development of zebrafish (Danio rerio).- Kuzmiak, Faith*, and Wendy Boehmler York College of Pennsylvania.
35. Effect of Glucocorticoids on Zonula Occludens 1 (ZO-1) expression in human retinal pigmented epithelial cells.- Yendluri, Saiananya*, Marissa Hooks, Taylor Besch, and Mahita Kadmiel Allegheny College.
36. Analyzing the effect of RPA phosphorylation on interactions with DNA repair proteins in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.- Franzone, Katherine*, and Andre Walther Cedar Crest College.
37. The effect of alkylation on mutation frequency and type in yeast.- Cruz, Siera*, and Daniel Ginsburg Immaculata University.
38. Developing a more specific histone deacetylase inhibitor.- Faia, Louis*, James K. Murray Jr., and Daniel Ginsburg Immaculata University.
39. Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate induces premature senescence in primary human fibroblasts.- Gallagher, Casey, David Rothblat, and Jaimy Joy* La Salle University.
40. Evaluating fibrosis inhibition in a new murine model of pancreatic cancer.- Ambrosino, Marian*, and John Harms Messiah University.
41. The difference in the course of infection across genetic lines of the confused flour beetle, Tribolium confusum, with the rat tapeworm, Hymenolepis diminuta.- Abdulrahman, Lieth*, and Ann Yezerski King's College.
42. How ciprofloxacin antibiotic may induce prolonged anxiety-like behavior and gastrointestinal dysfunction in rats.- Ganzorig, Maral*, and Cecilia Bove York College of Pennsylvania.
43. The effects of vitamins, supplements, and other naturopathic therapies on the outcomes of Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients.- Antalek, Chloe*, Brad Engle, and Marit Delghandi Wilson College.
44. Super giant basal cell carcinoma: A comprehensive systematic review.- Kang, Genelia* Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy.
45. MDH and metabolic regulation: insights from phosphomimic mutants.- Sontheimer, Danielle*, and Amy Parente Mercyhurst University.
46. Navigating overexpression challenges: mutant MDH production in E. coli.- Flores, Maria*, Torianne Morrow*, and Amy Parente Mercyhurst University.
47. Comparison of living and dying dividing cricket spermatocytes.- Aryal, Sweta*, Maria Ruccolo, and Leocadia Paliulis Bucknell University.
48. Analysis of chromosome movements in cell division in the milkweed bug Oncopeltus fasciatus.- Davoudi Kianersi, Hedyeh*, and Leocadia Paliulis Bucknell University.
49. Minimal genetic variation in DNA sequences of spotted lanternflies, Lycorma delicatula.- Neto, Isabella*, Kelly Reid, Kimeal Parham, and Richard Kliman Cedar Crest College.
50. Environmental and seasonal variations of postmortem necrophagous insect communities on Rattus norvegicus.- Jones, Bryan*, and David Foster Messiah University.
51. Quantifying the initiation and spread of fashion trends on TikTok.- Pilaitis, Julia*, and Daniel Strömbom Lafayette College.
52. Optimal resource allocation to combat spotted lanternfly infestations.- Hu, Jinrong*, Daniel Strömbom, Swati Pandey, and Elizabeth Batchelar Lafayette College.
53. Social group size and habitat density influence the development of Rocio octofasciata (Jack Dempsey) cichlid fish behavior.- Spagnola, Lily*, Laura Blanco, Jessica Maamari, and Audrey Ettinger Cedar Crest College.
54. Effects of human habituation on eastern gray squirrel predator response behaviors.- Brill, Charles*, and Thomas LaDuke East Stroudsburg University.
55. Predation by green algae – regulated by a quest for nutrients?.- Charvet, Sophie* Susquehanna University.
56. Caseinase production in bacteria specimens, the search for novel sources.- Murray, Mackenzie*, and Rajinikanth Mohan Mercyhurst University.
57. Diisononyl phthalate exposure induces a unique phenotype for multiple Bacillus isolates.- Hill, Kara*, and Rajinikanth Mohan Mercyhurst University.
58. The effectiveness of sulfur-containing compounds on the inhibition of growth of Streptococcus pyogenes.- Story, Lydia*, Deborah Austin, and Jeffrey Bardwell Wilson College.
59. Uropygial gland size increases isometrically with body size in 35 North American bird species.- Dotta, Austin*, and Alex Huynh DeSales University.
60. Effects of a low-intensity fire on an oak forest in Central Pennsylvania two years post-burn.- Smith, Caleb*, and David Foster Messiah University.
61. Dietary analysis of Plethodon wehrlei: a cryptic species of lungless salamander in Pennsylvania.- Michael, Mary*, Randy Cassell, and Erik Lindquist Messiah University.
62. Improving analysis of a Pennsylvanian hardwood forest fire using ArcGIS Pro in 3D.- Richert, Caleb*, and David Foster Messiah University.
64. Migwéch: Science, language, and relationship in the ethnobotany of the Forest County Potawatomi.- Jahraus, Tyler*, Richard Gouge*, and David K. Foster Messiah University.
65. Impact of agro-wastes: Cocos nucifera (coconut coir), Carya illinoinensis (pecan shells), and Oryza sativa (rice husks) on growth timelines, fruition production, and average diameter of Pleurotus ostreatus (oyster mushrooms).- Fake, Kyle*, Steven Urban, and Rachel Fogle Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
66. Comparative growth of Brassica rapa var. chinensis (Pak choi) and Lactuca sativa var. crispa (red salad leaf lettuce) in a hydroponic nutrient solutions with and without addition of aquaponic stimulant solution and fulvic acid in a Nutrient Film Technology (NFT) hydroponics system.- Thurber, Caleb*, and David Foster Messiah University.
67. Evaluation of the growth and agronomic performance of flax varieties (Linum usitatissimum) in South Central Pennsylvania.- Condon, Sarah*, and Glafera Janet Matanguihan Messiah University.
68. Analyzing the effect of E-liquids on oral commensal bacteria.- Christian, Nicole*, Alexander Emam*, Daniel Burden, and Giancarlo Cuadra Muhlenberg College.
69. The effects of E-liquids on THP-1 macrophage differentiation and gene expression.- Tomov, Sophie*, Sabeen Safi*, and Giancarlo Cuadra Muhlenberg College.
70. Berberine: extraction, analysis, and evaluation of antibacterial effectiveness.- Casey, Abigail*, David Foster, Richard Schaeffer, and Lawrence Mylin Messiah University.
71. Investigating a stenothricin-like pathway: uncovering the antibiotic potential of the soil bacteria Paenarthrobacter nicotinovorans using CRISPR Cas9 gene editing.- Rossiter, Taylor*, and Meda Higa York College of Pennsylvania.
72. Determining the role of FODMAPs molecules in the production of short-chain fatty acids in the human gut microbiome.- Salo, Shannon*, and Brian Gray York College of Pennsylvania.
73. Evaluation of bacteriophage T4-neutralizing antibodies secreted by murine hybridoma clones.- Foster, Ava*, Wei-Jin Lin, and Lawrence Mylin Messiah University.
74. Non-Biting Midges (Chironomidae) as bioindicators of specific pollutants.- Saxe, Nathaniel*, and Jeff Erikson Messiah University.
75. The mycobiome of four distinct bog environments.- Lippitt, Kade*, Madeline Glenn*, and Lara Goudsouzian DeSales University.
76. Mouthwash and the oral microbiome.- Micklus, Morgan*, Anthony Teo*, and Lara Goudsouzian DeSales University.
77. Assessing the effect of gravity and coagulant aided thickening methods on the nutrient profile of RAS effluent for potential reuse in hydroponic production.- Lopez-Soliz, Maurice*, Joseph Tetreault, and Rachel Fogle Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
78. Unveiling aquifer heterogeneity: ground penetrating radar as a pioneering tool for preferential flow visualization.- Morton, Delaney*, and Ahmed Lachhab Susquehanna University.
79. Cultivating Lactuca sativa (Bibb lettuce) using various fertilization methods in controlled environment agriculture.- Metzger, Bradlee*, Joseph Tetreault, and Rachel Fogle Harrisburg University of Science and Technology.
80. Testing the plant vigor hypothesis after wildfire in the New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve.- Wolfgang, Jessica R.*, Francesca C. Giardini*, Vaughn Shirey, and Stephen C. Mason, Jr. Immaculata University.
81. Optimizing protocols to study prasinophyte bacterivory.- Sheppard, Jordan*, and Sophie Charvet Susquehanna University.
82. Comparing beetle (Insecta: Coleoptera) biodiversity at different sites on Hog Island, Maine.- Doyle, Aidan J.*, Liam H. Semmler, Evan S. Waite, Vaughn Shirey, and Stephen C. Mason, Jr. Immaculata University.
83. Impacts of water availability on Plethodon cinereus.- Hauk, Tyler*, Natasha Sherinsky, and Tanya Hawley Matlaga Susquehanna University.
84. Role-playing medical cases in Human Anatomy and Physiology courses with undergraduate students using principles from Dungeons and Dragons.- Leidig, Charles, Drew MacDonald, Justin Kerby II, and Ian Cost* Albright College.
85. Better understanding of protein interactions with jazf-1.- Greene, Hallee*, and M. Logan Johnson University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
86. Repeated exposure to ethanol selects for mutants with reduced ethanol sensitivity in Staphylococcus aureus.- Weaver, Jackson*, and Sean Buskirk West Chester University.
87. Exploring the differences in plant communities across Hog Island, Maine.- Semmler, Liam*, Aidan Doyle, Vaughn Shirey, and Stephen Mason Immaculata University.
88. Comparing two different methods to estimate turtle abundance in Lake Marburg (Hanover, PA).- Valerio Peralta, Yadeyli*, and Jessica Nolan York College of Pennsylvania.
89. The effects of atorvastatin on fish physiology.- Wardlaw, Ashley*, Madison Dalton, Morgan Bryant, and Ann Yezerski King's College.
90. Lampire lobster hemocyanin is demonstrates no antibacterial activity against ESKAPE relatives.- Dotta, Austin*, Taylor DeHaven*, and Dia Beachboard DeSales University.
91. Development of mouse hepatitis virus chimeric reporter viruses expressing the 3CLpro Pproteases of human coronaviruses HKU1 and OC43 reveals susceptibility to inactivation by natural inhibitors baicalin and baicalein.- Armstrong, Alexis*, and Dia Beachboard DeSales University.
92. Polydatin shows no antiviral activity toward the Human Coronavirus 3C-like Proteases of HCoV-OC43 or HCoV-HKU-1.- Zilinski, Cora*, Benjamin Ziegler*, and Dia Beachboard DeSales University.
93. Screening to identify new amylase enzymes.- Settle, Caitlin*, and Rajinikanth Mohan Mercyhurst University.
94. Screening for novel antibiotic producing bacteria.- Kremer, Alena*, and Rajinikanth Mohan Mercyhurst University.
95. Nickel response of irt1 mutants in Arabidopsis thaliana.- Undieh, Unimakon*, and Michael Shin Messiah University.
96. Quantifying gene expression in feeding prasinophytes.- Burrell, Alex*, and Sophie Charvet Susquehanna University.
97. Assessment of ranavirus in Eastern box turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina) samples from West Shore Wildlife Center.- Jacob, Austin*, and Bridgette Hagerty York College of Pennsylvania.
98. Inhibition of Streptococcus equi growth by five types of equine bedding.- Reese, Allyson*, Sherri Buerdsell, and Deborah Austin Wilson College.
99. Sarcoptic mange susceptibility in juveniles and adult red fox (Vulpes vulpes) by camera trapping.- Sentz, Abby*, Sherri Buerdsell, and Brad Engle Wilson College.
100. Exploring potential causes of increasingly frequent harmful algal blooms in Lake Louise, Franklin Township, Pennsylvania.- Daisey III, Gene*, and Cosima Wiese Misericordia University.
101. A recursive matlab model for nitrate in a decoupled aquaponics system.- Gibbs, Evan*, Jessica Nolan, and Jason Smith York College of Pennsylvania.
102. Investigating the evolution of alcohol tolerance in the ESKAPE pathogens.- Durkee, Hannah*, and Sean Buskirk West Chester University.
103. Exploring the prevalence and variation of the enzyme laccase within bacteria.- Reid, Heidi*, and Rajinikanth Mohan Mercyhurst University.
104. Investigating ferroptosis in the model invertebrate species Hydra oligactis and Hydra vulgaris.- Witkofsky, Victor*, Sarah Marston*, Callie Asper*, and Diane Bridge Elizabethtown College.
105. Effects of lysine acetylation on DNA repair in Mycobacterium smegmatis.- O'Connor, Corinne*, and Jenny Hayden Cedar Crest College.
106. Uncovering antibiotic-producing bacteria in soil samples.- Updegrove, Madelyn*, and Jenny Hayden Cedar Crest College.
107. Exploring The Establishment Of AM Symbiosis In Brachypodium distachyon In Response To Spent Coffee Grounds Fertilizer.- Paul, Sherin*, and Shiqi Zhang East Stroudsburg University.
108. Freshwater snails introduced over small ranges form novel gut bacteria associations reflecting their environment.- Minton, Russell* Gannon University.
109. Characterization of novel Drosophila Egf receptor signaling targets with roles in eggshell structure and morphology.- Bullek, Autumn*, Sara Delgado, and Lisa Kadlec Wilkes University.
110. Effects of e-liquids on tHP-1-derived m1 macrophage phagocytosis.- Tabakha, Maya*, and Giancarlo Cuadra Muhlenberg College.
111. Creating a predictive model for limestone stream health assessment and monitoring through historical macroinvertebrate and water chemistry data.- Gaston, Laurel*, and Jeff Erikson Messiah University.
112. Indoor Testing of Low-Cost Volatile Organic Compound Sensor: Sensirion SGP-41.- Stevens, Molly*, and Derek Straub Susquehanna University.
113. A study of how plant growth regulators impact plant growth in various succulent species over a ten week period.- Dannenberg, Kaitlin*, and Jason Smith York College of Pennsylvania.
114. The effect of exposure to nitrate on freshwater crayfish (Procambarus clarkii).- Brown, Megan*, Sherry Poole*, Jenna Waldron*, Dari Goldstein*, Wendi Gavilanes*, Bryce Amstrong*, and Itzick Vatnik Widener University.