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Kandace Atkins
Senior, Southern University at New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
Title: Genomic DNA Isolation and GFP Gene Expression in E. coli
Mentor: Dr. Amit Dhingra and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

Jewelle Ible
Junior, University of the Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, VI
Title: Nuclear Transformation of Valeriana Using Biolistic Gun for Transient Expression of ß-Glucuronidase Gene
Mentor: Dr. Amit Dhingra and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

Ariel Brown
Junior, St. Augustine’s College, Raleigh, NC.
Title: Chloroplast Transformation in Valeria and Stevia by Particle Bombardment
Mentor: Dr. Amit Dhingra and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

Porscha Bumpus
Junior, Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA.
Title: Optimizing Somatic Embryogenesis and Particle Bombardment of Stevia rebudiana
Mentor: Dr. Amit Dhingra and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

Keeona Lawrence
Junior, Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA.
Title: Efficient Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated Transformation of Alfalfa Using Leaf Explant Regeneration System
Mentor: Dr. Sarwan Dhir and Prof. Semma Dhir

Desirae Alston
Junior, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC.
Title: Factors Affecting Agrobacterium tumefaciens -mediated Transformation of Stevia rebaudiana
Mentor: Prof. Seema Dhir and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

Katy Sanon
Senior, University of the Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, VI.
Title: Agrobacterium-mediated Transient Expression System in Valeriana
Mentor: Prof. Seema Dhir and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

Jared Williams
Junior, Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA.
Title: In Vitro Clonal Propagation of Valeriana officinialis: A Valuabble Medicinal Herb
Mentor: Alicia L. Williams and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

Nilmarie Colün Albino
Junior, Universidad Metropolitana, San Juan, PR.
Electroporation -mediated DNA Expression into Stevia rebaudiana Protoplasts
Mentor: Alicia L. Williams and Dr. Sarwan Dhir

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