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==Registration/Questionnaire: 20.109 Spring 2011==
===Last Name===
===First Name===
===Preferred name (if not first)===
20 - Biological Engineering
===Year of Graduation===
===Telephone #===
===Preferred OH Time===
What times on Sundays, Mondays, and Tuesdays are you available for occasional office hours (held before major assignments are due)?
Sunday before 6, Monday 2-4, Tuesday before 11
===Potentially Relevant Background===
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|Have you taken/are you taking...
|Answer yes/no/when
|7.05/5.07 (Biochemistry)
|7.06 (Cell Biology)
|7.03 (Genetics)
|7.02 (General Biology Lab)
| 5.310 (General Chemistry Lab)
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|Do you have experience with...
|Answer yes/no/type
|Cell culture (microbial/mammalian/yeast?)
|yes: mammalian
|Molecular biology (electrophoresis, PCR, etc)
|somewhat: polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis, Western blots
===Please briefly describe any previous laboratory experience===
Lauffenburger Lab (Sep 2010- present): studying effect of proteins in the ECM on migration and adhesion of human breast cancer cells; cell culture, fluorescence microscopy
Langer Lab (Jan-Aug 2010): developing a drug-eluting contact lens; manufactured contact lenses, experimented with hydrogels and polymers, ELISA assays
===Anything else you would like us to know?===
===Commitment to academic integrity===
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Revision as of 12:36, 21 June 2011

I am a new member of OpenWetWare!

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Shireen Rudina (an artistic interpretation)

I work in the Lauffenburger lab at MIT studying how ECM proteins affect the migration and adhesion responses of human breast cancer cells. I learned about OpenWetWare from class, and I've joined because of the 20.109 wiki.


  • 2013, BS, MIT

Research interests

  1. Gene therapy
  2. Tissue engineering
  3. Stem cells


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