User:Ajoke Williams

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Ajoke Williams (an artistic interpretation)

I work in the Your Lab at XYZ University. I learned about OpenWetWare from Natalie Kuldell, and I've joined because Student in BE 20.020.


  • Year, PhD, Institute
  • Year, MS, Institute
  • Year, BS, Institute

Research interests

  1. Interest 1
  2. Interest 2
  3. Interest 3

Team Facebook

  • Team Name:
  • Team Members: Melissa Ko, Nicholas Myers, Ajoke Williams
  • Team Mentors: Rebecca Adams
  • Challenge: Medicine - Cancer (Oncology)

Specify which Cancer?

  • Leukemia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Brain Tumors


  1. Enzyme Activity - block off pathways common to cancerous cells
  2. Virus - targets cancerous cells that exhibit uncontrollable grown, mitotic divisions
  3. Genetic Screening - certain genes indicative of cancer, gene therapy, telomerase linked with cancerous growth
  4. Thermotherapy - denature proteins in cancer cells
  5. Targetted Chemotherapy - drug delivery


  1. Goldbeter A and Koshland DE Jr. An amplified sensitivity arising from covalent modification in biological systems. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1981 Nov;78(11):6840-4. PubMed ID:6947258 | HubMed [Paper1]
  2. JACOB F and MONOD J. Genetic regulatory mechanisms in the synthesis of proteins. J Mol Biol. 1961 Jun;3:318-56. PubMed ID:13718526 | HubMed [Paper2]
    leave a comment about a paper here
  3. Mark Ptashne. A genetic switch. Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 2004. ISBN:0879697164 [Book1]
All Medline abstracts: PubMed | HubMed

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