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2017
Friday, March 24th
9:00 AM

Behavioral effects of carbaryl and temperature on killifish Fundulus heteroclitus

Kendall Lee Maze, University of North Georgia
Nancy Dalman, university of north georgia

Library Technology Center 163

9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

In Vivo Effects of Chronic Methamphetamine Exposure: A Study of Elemental and Inflammatory Responses and Potential Mechanisms for Zinc Accumulation in the Midbrain

Alyssa G. Thompson, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 163

9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

11:00 AM

Assessment and Reduction of Bacterial Contamination of Fresh Produce

Grace Juliet Cooper, University of north Georgia
Savanna Kaitlyn McKinney, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 163

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in Flat Creek Water Reclamation Center.

Lindsay McCuen

Library Technology Center 163

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Pyrrolo[2,1-c][1,4]benzodiazepine (PBD) compounds as inhibitors of quorum sensing and biofilm formation

Chesley Anne Kemp, University of North Georgia
Donna K. McCullough, University of North Georgia
Paul Johnson, University of North Georgia
Abbas Shilabin, East Tennessee State University
Dobrusia Bialonska, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 163

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

12:45 PM

1. Late Adolescent Exposure to Amphetamine Induces Cross-Sensitization to Methamphetamine and Susceptibility to Addiction in Adulthood

Megan E. Andres, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

10. Analysis of Bacteria from Patient-Owned Wheelchairs

Marissa L. Fidler, University of North Georgia
Kimberly T. Wright, UNG
Tiffany Rohrer, UNG
Paul Johnson, UNG
Mary Ellen Oesterle, UNG
Dobroslowa Bialonska, UNG
Andy Robinson

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

13. Is the Water Quality of Walnut Creek Affected by its Proximity to the Elachee Nature Science Center?

Catherine E. Gomez, UNG
Annah E. Coker, UNG
Asher A. Goodspeed, UNG
Carmen Herrera, UNG

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

15. ENUMERATION AND GENE IDENTIFICATION OF EXTENDED-SPECTRUM-BETA-LACTAMASE-PRODUCING ENTEROBACTERIACEAE FROM IMPACTED URBAN STREAMS IN HALL COUNTY, GEORGIA, USA.

Monica Leavell, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

16. Differing Levels of Aggression in Relation to Group Size of Sergeant Major Damselfish (Abudefduf saxatilis) in Calabash Caye Reef, Belize

Chloe N. Lovelady, University of North Georgia
Amelia N. Austin, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

19. ON THE EVOLUTION AND PHYLOGEOGRAPHY OF THE SOUTHEASTERN SPECIES OF THE GENUS DALEA (FABACEAE) USING A MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETIC APPROACH.

Destiny E. Moore, University of North Georgia
Corey Joe Garrett, University of North Georgia
Joshua B. Fuller, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

2. Quantity of the Medicinal Flora Ginger “Asarum”, Yellow Root “Xanthorhiza simplicissima”, and White Oak “Quercus alba” in Northeast Georgia.

Shantae Badie-Jackson, University of North Georgia
Courtney Hesson, University of North Georgia
Shane Burdette, University of North Georgia
Renjbar Amedi, University of North Georgia
Loan T. Vo, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

20. Methylphenidate Exposure in Late Adolescent Mice Leads to Adult Cross-Sensitization

Savannah Moore, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

21. Influence of Urbanization on Herbivore-Induced Leaf Damage

Tony Jason Nations 2964582, University of North Georgia
Nou Moua, University of North Georgia
Christopher A. Jones, University of North Georgia
Molly Rowe, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

23. Surveillance of Mosquito Populations and the Occurrence of Nematodes and Wolbachia Infections on the UNG-Gainesville Campus

Anthony a. Pacheco, university of north georgia
Omojolaade Akintade
Raihanna Sukhram
Rebecca Vasquez

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

25. Isolation and Identification of Bacteria from Therapeutic Ball Pits Located in Hospital Settings

Tiffany A. Rohrer
Marissa Fidler
Kimberly Wright
Paul Johnson
MaryEllen Oesterle
April Robinson
Dobroslawa Bialonska

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

26. Effects of Road Crossings on Macroinvertebrate Communities in Tropical Cloud Forest Streams

Joshua Shirley
Lacey Dickens, University of North Georgia
Bailey Crapps, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

27. Studying Electron Bifurcation With Ruminococcus albus by Observing Cellulose Degradation Levels in Controlled Environments

John M. Simmons, University of North Georgia
Rebecca L. Corley, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

3. Preventing foodborne illnesses in household kitchens by testing effectiveness of cutting boards

Nayanjyoti Bagaria, UNG

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

31. Neurotoxicity Gene Expression Following Adolescent Amphetamine and Methylphenidate Exposure

Frank L. Ventura, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

32. Isolation and Characterization of the Novel Bacteriophage LilHazelnut

Grant L. Zacher
Ashley N. Hazel
Gabriella A. Fleck, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

34. Can a caterpillar disarm a biochemical hand grenade? Catalpol metabolism by Trichoplusia ni

fatimatou Ndiaye, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 AM

35. Comparison of Efficacy of Alcohol Based Versus Non-Alcohol Based Antiseptic Mouthwashes in Growth Inhibition of Periodontal Disease and Dental Caries Causing Buccal Microbiota

Dylan Shearer, University of North Georgia
Rebecca Vasquez, University of North Georgia
anthony a. pacheco, university of north georgia
Angelica Gonzalez, University of North Georgia
Raihanna Sukhram, University of North Georgia
Amanda Kirchhoff

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

4. Antifreeze proteins: effective adaptation to low temperatures

Steven Bagwell, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

7. Habitat Use and Home Range of Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina) in North Georgia Piedmont

Jocelyn P. Calderon, University of North Georgia
Amy Vang, University of North Georgia
Jessica Martin, University of North Georgia
Samantha Shea, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

8. Discovery and Characterization of a Novel Bacteriophage Donny

Lauren E. Colston, University of North Georgia, Dahlonega
Vanessa R. Lewis, University of North Georgia, Dahlonega

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

9. The Comparison Between Mistletoe in Two Environments

Marisol Escanuela, University of North Georgia
Daniel Mejia, University of North Georga
Itzel Garfias, University of North Georgia
Manuel Jasso, University of North Georgia
Jenelly Duran Canela, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 3rd Floor Common Area

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

2:00 PM

An Attempt to Cure St. Augustine Decline Virus

Andrew J. Campbell, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 163

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

FINDINGS OF UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS CODUCTING ECOLOGICAL SURVEYS IN THE BIBB COUNTY GLADES “BOTANICAL LOST WORLD”.

Joshua B. Fuller, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 163

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Infectious Disease Survey of Migratory Birds in Georgia

Heather Korey, university of north georgia
Linda Purvis, University of North Georgia
Dawn Lubeski, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 163

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

PHYLOGENY OF THE EASTERN SWEETSHRUB (CALYCANTHUS FLORIDUS, CALYCANTHACEAE) AND THE GEORGIA ENDEMIC CALYCANTHUS BROCKIANA (CALYCANTHACEAE) USING A MOLECULAR APPROACH

Katie N. Horton, University of North Georgia
Courtney Kitchens, University of North Georgia
Samantha Shea, University of North Georgia

Library Technology Center 163

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM