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The High School Perspective: John Blair

My name is John Blair, I am a senior at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School and the Math Science Technology Center in Lexington, KY.  This school year, I conducted research at the University of Kentucky.  During my time at the…

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Undergraduate Summer Recap 2021

I had a great time in Jessi’s lab this summer! I was able to learn a variety of techniques and protocols through all of the amazing people there! One such technique was embryo injections into the eggs of zebrafish. I…

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The Lab to the Red Carpet

Hello everyone! So something cool that Meghan and I were recently tasked with was starring in a movie! By publishing through JOVE, we were filmed performing the different methods and procedures we used to xenograft primary patient samples into zebrafish…

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Min goes to the ASH!

Min attended ASH, the American Society of Hematology annual meeting, which is the major hematology meeting each year that thousands of clinicians and scientists attend. Min presented a poster on the role of PRL-3 in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia onset and…

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❤ Kristin Got Married! ❤

Caroline and I were so excited to attend Kristin's wedding at her hometown in Edmonton KY this weekend! She looked really pretty and she and Michael were both smiling non-stop the entire time. Her mom was really cute, and excited to…

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Gordon Conference on Wnt Signaling

This summer I had the chance to attend a Gordon Conference on Wnt signaling in Mount Snow, Vermont! It was a great experience to be able to attend a smaller conference and network with people in the field. I presented…

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Happy Graduation Brad and Kristin!!

Congrats to our no-longer undergrads! Brad is off to med school at the University of Cincinnati and Kristin is entering the PhD program here at UK. In his year in the lab, Brad helped get our project injecting human cancer…

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