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*Questions? Email me at derekju AT mit DOT edu
 
*Questions? Email me at derekju AT mit DOT edu
 
 
 
 
==Registration/Questionnaire: 20.109 Spring 2009==
 
 
===Last Name===
 
Ju
 
===First Name===
 
Derek
 
===Course/Minor===
 
 
20
 
 
===Year of Graduation===
 
2011
 
===Telephone #===
 
(818) 943-7348
 
===Email===
 
derekju AT mit DOT edu
 
 
===Potentially Relevant Background===
 
 
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|Have you taken/are you taking...
 
|Answer yes/no/when
 
|-
 
|7.05/5.07 (Biochemistry)
 
|Yes, currently taking
 
|-
 
|7.06 (Cell Biology)
 
|No, Fall 2009
 
|-
 
|7.03 (Genetics)
 
|Yes, Fall 2008
 
|-
 
|7.02 (General Biology Lab)
 
|No
 
|-
 
| 5.310 (General Chemistry Lab)
 
|No
 
|-
 
|}
 
 
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|Do you have experience with...
 
|Answer yes/no/type
 
|-
 
|Cell culture (microbial/mammalian/yeast?)
 
|Yes, Bacterial - ''E. Coli, Lactobacillus bulgaricus, L. lactis, L. acidophilus, Lactococcus lactis, S. mutans''
 
|-
 
|Molecular biology (electrophoresis, PCR, etc)
 
|Yes, electrophoresis, PCR, standard plasmid/genomic DNA work, bacterial transformation (chemically, electroporation)
 
|-
 
|}
 
 
===Please briefly describe any previous laboratory experience===
 
*UCLA Bioengineering Dept (Benjamin Wu Lab)- Fatigue life testing of Nickel-Titanium dental drilling instruments
 
*MIT iGEM Team (Drew Endy, Tom Knight Labs)- Worked to create a novel probiotic form of Lactobacillus that would secrete peptide p1025 in yogurt and prevent tooth decay
 
*UCSF Cardiac Engineering Lab (Elaine Tseng Lab)- Worked on in-vitro model of aortic valve disease and aortic dissections to test new methods of percutaneously repairing aortic valves and dissections
 
 
 
 
 
===Anything else you would like us to know?===
 
Clubs/Activities on campus:
 
*Medlinks
 
*Biomatrix
 
*Universities Allied for Essential Medicine
 
*Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity
 
*Trying to find a new UROP =)
 

Latest revision as of 12:29, 10 February 2009

Contact Info

Derek Ju (an artistic interpretation)


Education

  • Class of 2011, MIT Biological Engineering


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  • See protocols I posted under Lactobacillus
  • Questions? Email me at derekju AT mit DOT edu