2017 Metcalf Abstracts

Marissa Annis
The neuroanatomical mechanisms of traveling wave displays in cephalopods
Annis, Marissa Y.1,3, Hinojoza-Rood, Valerie D.2,3, Senft, Stephen L.3 and Hanlon, Roger T.3
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2California State University Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA; and 3Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA.

Johanna Holo
Understanding Particle Cycling in the Deep Sargasso Sea through the Use of Lipid Biomarkers
Johanna Holo1, Maureen Conte2, JC Weber2, Rut Pedrosa-Pamies2
1University of Chicago, 2Ecosystems Center, Marine Biological Laboratory

Amy Huang
An ancestral role for RNA editing in innate immunity
Huang, Amy1, Liam Keegan2, Mary O’Connell2, Joshua Rosenthal3
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; Central European Institute of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic; 3Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA

Leron Perez
Effects of tidal restriction on greenhouse gas emissions in New England coastal wetlands
Leron Perez1,2, Faming Wang2, and Jianwu Tang2
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; and 2Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA.

Thomas Rhines
Measuring Resolution of the Orientation-Independent Differential Interference Contrast Microscope
Thomas Rhines1,2, Michael Shribak2
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA.

Jorge Salcedo
Effects of Fragile X Syndrome on the conductance of mitochondrial membrane channels
Jorge Salcedo1,3, Sana Sohail1,3, Elizabeth Jonas2,3
1The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; 3Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA

Julia Smith
Modeling aging: the eyesight of Brachionus manjavacas
Julia M. Smith1,2, Erin Berry2, Emily Corey2, and Kristin Gribble2
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 2Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA

Sana Sohail
Effects of Fragile X Syndrome on the conductance of mitochondrial membrane channels
Sana Sohail1,3, Jorge Salcedo1,3, Elizabeth Jonas2,3
1The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; 3Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA

Laura Swain
Identifying extrachromosomal intermediates of transposition in bdelloid rotifers
Laura Swain1,2, Irina A. Yushenova1, Irina R. Arkhipova1.
1Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA; 2University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

Claire Valva
Responses of inorganic nitrogen concentrations and producers in Cape Cod estuarine systems subject to differing rates of nitrogen loading
Valva, Claire N.1,2, Ivan Valiela2, Javier Lloret2, Daniella Hanacek2, Sharanya Sarathy2,3, Richard McHorney2
1University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA; and 3Brown University, Providence, RI.