Published: Nov. 16, 2017

Eleven CU-Denver students and Chemistry faculty mentors presented their research on a variety of topics, including DNA modification, cell signaling, and chemistry education, at the 2017 American Chemical Society Rocky Mountain Regional Meeting in Loveland, Colorado, October 25-28. Masters students Kirubel Tekletsadik and Nara Chon, postdoctoral scholar Chun-Hung Wang, and undergraduates Hai Tran and Timothy Spotts each delivered oral research presentations, and undergraduates Austin Skinner, Cassandra Herbert, Erast Davidjuk, and Lamont Sharp presented posters. Mr. Sharp won a Best Poster award for his presentation at the meeting, and several students won travel awards from the Colorado section of the American Chemical Society to attend the conference. Professors Marino Resendiz and Jefferson Knight also presented research at the meeting.