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Danielle Germundson awarded Pfizer SOT Undergraduate Student Travel Award
Danielle Germundson, a UND undergraduate student performing research in the laboratory of Assistant Professor Kumi Combs, PhD, in the Department of Pathology, has been awarded a Pfizer Society of Toxicology Undergraduate Student Travel Award to attend the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology (SOT) in Baltimore, Maryland, March 12-16.
In addition, Germundson will also present her poster on research performed as part of the UND SMHS Summer Undergraduate Research Program. Her presentation is titled “Food Allergen-Induced Behavioral Abnormality is Correlated with Mast Cell Accumulation and Glial Cell Activation in the Murine Central Nervous System.” Germundson’s research was supported by an Institutional Development Award (IDeA) from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under grant number P20GM103442.