Volume 3, may 2000


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

* Letter from the Editor

 U R O P   R E S E A R C H   P A P E R S
William Chen The Stoichiometry of Rbl2p and -tubulin in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Elizabeth Demicco Expression Analysis of a Novel p53 Target Gene
Andrew Grimm Comparison of the pRb Pathway in Somatic and Embryonic Stem Cells
Joung-Mo Kang Enhancement of HIV Type 1 gp120 Immunogenicity by Addition of High Potency Universal T Cell Epitopes
Carly Klein Cloning and purification of derivatives of the epsilon subunit of the E. coli replicative DNA polymerase.
Yung-Ting K. Kung (.pdf) Promoter analysis of the ploidy-repressed FLO11 gene in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Trent Y Lu Analysis of the Mechanism of the Antagonization of TGF-b-mediated Growth Inhibition by Oncogenic Ras
Cynthia Reinhart Fibronectin and Insulin Synergystically Regulate DNA Synthesis via MAP Kinase
Millie Roy The Role of Base Excision Repair in Cisplatin-DNA Adduct Repair and Cellular Resistance to Cisplatin
Shivkumar Venkatasubrahmanyam Autoregulation of the Chromosome Partitioning Protein Spo0J in Bacillus subtilis
Vanessa Yen Study of Genomic Alterations in Human Breast Tumors by RDA


 P R O J E C T   L A B   R E S E A R C H   P A P E R S
Danielle M. Adams Construction of Mena(+)1370- 1477 and its Expression in Mammalian Cells
Richard DeSouza and Alokananda Ghosh The ETS DNA Binding Domain of Yan Contains the Nuclear Localization Sequence
Pavan Gupta Optimization of the Conjugal Transfer of pXS4 from Escherichia coli S17-1 to Rhodococcus I24 and SQ1 using the RP4 Mating System
Analeah O'Neill Relative Stability Assessment of the Human ADAR1 Z-DNA Binding Domains Za and Zb by Comparative Proteolysis
Jessica Wen Developing a recA- Rhodococcus SQ1 strain for maintaining plasmid stability
Andrew Zupnick Screening of a Rhodococcus Cosmid Library, via Gene Homology, to Identify Novel Genes Associated with the Bioconversion of Indene to Indandiol


 R E S E A R C H   P R O P O S A L S
Christopher D. C. Allen The Role of the Actin Cytoskeleton in Gene Expression: Effects of Latrunculin-B Treatment of Saccharomyces cerevisiae on the Transcript Levels of Stress Response Genes
Jesse Boehm Investigation of microtubule-coupled signal transduction at the mitotic checkpoint through nocodazole induced inhibition in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Cayce Denton A Proposal for Molecular Engineering by Combinatorial Domain Shuffling in the
Eric Hong Monitoring mRNA levels of actin-related genes after actin cytoskeletal disruption L1 Protein by Latrunculin B in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Amy C. Lee Role of Nitric Oxide in Regulation of Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation by Tissue Engineered Endothelial Cells
Jonathan Chuang-Yien Lee Expression Studies on the exoY Promoter Region in Rhizobium meliloti
Joanna Maldonado-Saldivia Efficiency of the RP4 Bacterial Conjugation System from Escherichia coli S17-1 to Rhodococcus SQ1 and I24
Maria Shieh Control of Bone Cell Functions on Three-Dimensional Tissue Engineering Scaffolds