Volume 1, may 1998


*Please note: only papers with an * can be viewed from outside MIT*

*Letter from the Editor · [.pdf]
*Message from the Chairman

Jane Sohn · Thyroid Carcinoma

 U R O P   R E S E A R C H   P A P E R S
Dow-Chung Chi · XREFDB: A Genome Cross-Referencing Database Infrastructure for the Post-Genome World
Jung Yoon Choi · The Role of 3MeA DNA Glycosylases on Homologous Recombination in Eukaryotic Cells
Corinna Cosmas · Analysis of Relative Expression Levels of p53 Target Genes in G1 Arrested and Apoptotic Cells
Niti Dube · Structural Variations of Two Isomorphic b-DNA 35 Deoxydodecamers: d(CGCAAGCTTGCG) and d(CGCGAATTCGCG)
Eric Fynn Thompson · Müllerian Inhibiting Substance Induces Apoptosis in a Rat Leydig Tumor Cell Line
Joel Johnson · Novel Cold Sensitive Mutation Isolated in Bacteriophage P22 Coat Protein
Susan Kim Working Memory in Rodents
Felix Lam · Studying Growth Restriction in Mammalian Development with the p16 ink 4a Tumor Suppressor
Thomas Perez · Apparent Suppression of the Temperature Sensitive Phenotype of ldlE Mutants by the Neomycin Resistance Genes
Sunny Shin · Synthesis and Initial Characterization of Derivatives of a Cathepsin S Peptide Vinyl Sulfone Inhibitor
Deborah Weinstein · Isolation and Characterization of ORC4 Temperature Sensitive Alleles
Charles Wykoff · Caveolin-1 Recombinant Expression Abrogates Anchorage-Independent Growth of Transformed Cell Lines

 P R O J E C T   L A B   R E S E A R C H   P A P E R S
Irene Kim · Transposon Isolation and Mutagenesis in Rhodococcus
Lindsay Kong · Construction of a Bait Plasmid for Use in a Yeast Two-Hybrid Interaction Screen Using Transcription Factors E2F1 and E2F3 as Target Genes
Wilson Leong · Use of a Conditionally Lethal Gene, sacB, from the Bacillus subtilis in Rhodococcus erythropolis SQ1 to Entrap Insertion Sequences
David Nadell · Protein Interactions with CHS3 in Saccharomyces cerevisiaee
Scott Ribbich · Use of the Bacillus subtilis Structural Gene sacB in Positive Selection of IS Elements in Rhodococcus erythropolis
Sarah Shore · Examination of the Large Cryptic Plasmids in Rhodococcus I24 and Rhodococcus B264-1 in an Attempt to Locate Genes Involved in the Bioconversion of Indene, Naphthalene and Toluene
Eric Strong · The Construction of a Bait for Use in a Yeast Two-Hybrid System to Screen for Protein-Protein Interactions with GlcNAc-TV
Yue Zheng · Toward constructing a Rhodococcus Replicon: The Making of pWDYZ, a Modified pTrc99A with a Trc-cI857 Construct

 R E S E A R C H   P R O P O S A L S
* Carmen Berg · Elucidating the Mechanism by Which Protamine Negates Heparin's Antiproliferative Effect on Smooth Muscle Cells
Caroline Chang · Effects of Synaptic Plasticity Blockade in CA1 on Non-spatial Learning Behaviors
Amy Ly · Proposal for Structure Function Studies of the Bacteriophage Mu Protein MuB Carboxyl-terminus