Research Symposium
2017 ND INBRE Annual Symposium
2017 American Indian Health
North Dakota IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence
University of North Dakota - School of Medicine & Health Sciences
1301 N. Columbia Road, Stop 9037 - Grand Forks, ND 58202-9037
Telephone: (701) 777-6376 - Fax: (701) 777-6372
NDINBRE Supported By
Institutional Development Award (IDeA)
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
National Institutes of Health
ND Undergraduate Institutions Research

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7500 University Drive
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 355-8030
(800) 288-6279 (MARY)
Building biomedical research capacity in North Dakota
by serving public universities and tribal colleges within the state

Project Directors

Christine Fleischacker, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology
(701) 355-8012
clfleischacker@umary.edu

Project:  Characterization of F1 subcluster bacteriophages and use of bioinformatics programs to identify unique genes in the successful phages that are absent in the unsuccessful phages.  Creation of loss of function and gain of function phage mutants.
David Ronderos, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Biology
(701) 355-8198
dsronderos@umary.edu
Project: Visual system in Drosophila.  Based on a previous RNAi-based screen of eye-enriched genes, the laboratory has identified a small list of candidate genes in need of further characterization.
James Peliska, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology
japeliska@umary.edu








Project:  Mechanistic Characterization of Novel Inhibitors of HIV-1 Reverse Transcriptase.  Design of Biosensors for the Analysis of Biomarkers of Autism Spectrum Disorder. 








Daniel Barr, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Chemistry
dabarr@umary.edu