Registration/Questionnaire: 20.109 Fall 2007
20 (BE) / 18 (Math)
Year of Graduation
pollom AT mit DOT edu
Have you taken
7.05/5.07 (Biochemistry)? Yes
7.06 (Cell Biology)? Yes
7.02 (General Biology Lab)? No
5.310 (General Chemistry Lab)? No
Do you have any experience culturing cells (mammalian, yeast or microbial)?
Do you have any experience in molecular biology (electrophoresis, PCR, etc)?
Please briefly describe any previous laboratory experience
I worked in the Engelward Lab for a year. I spent the first six months studying how different tissue culture substrates
affect mouse embryonic stem cell growth and differntiation. I spent the last six months attempting to improve the single
cell gel electrophoresis (comet) assay. I just started working in the Belcher Lab. I'm working on a project involving virus