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Revision as of 13:31, 12 September 2013
- 1 Contact Info
- 2 Education
- 3 Research interests
- 4 Registration/Questionnaire: 20.109 Fall 2013
- Christopher Omahan
- Kappa Sigma Fraternity
- 407 Memorial Drive
- Cambridge, MA 02139
I have worked in the Prather lab. Outside of school I play volleyball and am a roller coaster enthusiast.
- Class of 2015, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Class of 2011, Mount Vernon High School, OH
- Pharmaceuticals and toxicology
- Metabolic Engineering
- Genetic Engineering
Registration/Questionnaire: 20.109 Fall 2013
===Preferred name/nickname (if not first)=== Chris
Year of Graduation
Telephone # (needed in case we can't find you!)
Potentially Relevant Background
|Have you taken/are you taking...||Answer yes/no/when|
|7.06 (Cell Biology)||No|
|5.310 (General Chemistry Lab)||No|
|Do you have experience with...||Answer yes/no/type|
|Cell culture (microbial/mammalian/yeast?)||Yes, microbial|
|Molecular biology (electrophoresis, PCR, etc)||Yes|
Please briefly describe any previous laboratory experience
I worked in the Prather Lab for the first 8 months of this year. There I worked to design and optimize a pathway used for the creation of biofuels from simple sugars. Additionally, I looked into developing a new pathway for the creation of several aromatic compounds which are used for pharmaceutical precursors.
What is your favorite food or song or song about food?