Food Innovation Center

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Spring 2012 Travel Awards

Congratulations to the 16 recipients of the spring 2012 Graduate Student Travel Awards!

These awards were for graduate students currently advised by an FIC faculty member who have worked on research projects consistent with the FIC mission. The awards were designed to help students travel to professional meetings and conferences of national or international significance in the spring and summer of 2012.

  1. Samantha Anzeljc
    Abstract: Title: Pilot Study of the Management of Childhood Overweight: A Pound of Cure
    OSUN; Traveling to Experimental Biology in San Diego, CA
    Advisor: Robert Murray
     
  2. Daniel Arango
    Abstract Title: Identification of human-flavonoid targets using an innovative approach reveals new mechanisms involved in their anti-inflammatory activities
    Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology; Traveing to Experimental Biology in San Diego, CA
    Advisor: Andrea Doseff
     
  3. Allison Atnip
    Abstract Title: Characterization of the Proanthocyanidin (PAC) content of two species of berry from the genus Vaccinium by HPLC-fluorescence-MS and DMAC colorimetric assay
    Food Science and Technology; Traveling to the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo in Las Vegas, NV
    Advisor: Monica Giusti
     
  4. Andrew Barry
    Abstract Title: Encapsulation of purple corn (PC) anthocyanins by cold setting alginate & high-methoxy pectin gel
    Food Science and Technology; Traveling to the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo in Las Vegas, NV
    Advisor: Monica Giusti
     
  5. Chongtao Ge
    Abstract Title: Inactivation of internalized Salmonella Typhimurium in fresh produce with combined application of UVC and chemical sanitizers
    Food Science and Technology; Traveling to the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo in Las Vegas, NV
    Advisor: Jiyoung Lee
     
  6. Junnan Gu
    Abstract Title: Functionality of a novel black raspberry confection as a potential targeted delivery system for oral health
    OSUN; Traveling to the International Hydrocolloids Conference in Richmond, IN
    Advisor: Yael Vodovotz
     
  7. Fabiola Gutierrez-Orozco
    Abstract Title: Uptake and metabolism of α-mangostin by human cell lines: HepG2 liver cells, HT-29 colon cells, and THP-1 macrophage-like cells
    OSUN; Traveling to Experimental Biology in San Diego, CA
    Advisor: Mark Failla
     
  8. Kom Kamonpatana
    Abstract Title: Metabolism and Uptake of Anthocyanins in Human Oral Cavity
    OSUN; Traveling to the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo in Las Vegas, NV
    Advisor: Mark Failla
     
  9. Jia-Yu Ke
    Abstract Title: The effect of naringenin on the phosphorylation of AMPK in diet-induced, obese mice
    OSUN; Traveling to Experimental Biology in San Diego, CA
    Advisor: Martha Belury
     
  10. Shinjie Lin
    Abstract Title: A Method to Optimize the Quality Control of Commercial-scale Chitosan Film Production
    Food Science and Technology; Traveling to the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo in Las Vegas, NV
    Advisor: Melvin Pascall
     
  11. Fangfei Lou
    Abstract Title: High Pressure Processing of Human Norovirus Virus-Like Particles: Evidence that the Capsid of Human Norovirus is Highly Pressure Resistant
    Food Science and Technology; Traveling to the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo in Las Vegas, NV
    Advisor: Jianrong Li
     
  12. KayLoni Olson
    Abstract Title: Correlates of mindfulness among participants in a behavioral weight management program
    Clinical Psychology; Traveling to The Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions in New Orleans, LA
    Advisor: Charles Emery
     
  13. Amber Simmons
    Abstract Title: The effects of almonds on the profile and bioaccessibility of isoflavones (IFN) from a soy soft pretzel
    OSUN; Traveling to Experimental Biology in San Diego, CA
    Advisor: Yael Vodovotz
     
  14. Brooke Starkoff
    Abstract Title: High Isoflavones and Magnesium as Anti-Inflammatory Agents to Enhance Performance of Aerobic and Resistance Exercise
    Health and Exercise Science; Traveling to the Third World Congress on Exercise is Medicine in San Francisco, CA
    Advisor: Steven Devor
     
  15. Hsueh-Li Tan
    Abstract Title: Bioactive tomato components inhibit cancer promoting activity of testosterone in the mouse prostate epithelium
    OSUN; Traveling to Experimental Biology in San Diego, CA
    Advisor: Steven Clinton
     
  16. Rumana Yasmeen
    Abstract Title: Retinaldehyde Mediated Lipolysis Underlay Sexual Dimorphism in Visceral Obesity in Mice
    OSUN; Traveling to Experimental Biology in San Diego, CA
    Advisor: Ouliana Ziouzenkova