Amanda Nguyen
Year in Program: GY1
Undergrad University: Trinity University
Mentor: TBD
Graduate Program: TBD

Amanda Nguyen

I am interested in understanding the mechanisms of pathogenesis of infectious diseases to develop methods for their treatment and prevention.
  • Dean's List, Trinity University (2013-2017)
  • Inducted in ΧΩΛ, the American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology's honor society (2016)
  • Mach Fellowship in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Trinity University (2016) - Awarded funding for research
  • Outstanding Senior in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Trinity University (2017)
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  • H. Batory, A. Nguyen, J. Roberts. "The Effect of Modulating Neuronal Membrane Composition on Toxicity of Beta Amyloid." Poster. Trinity University Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium, 2014. San Antonio, Texas.
  • A. Nguyen, K. Cabrera, J. Roberts. "Biochemical Characterization of HDL/LDL-like Particles Secreted by Astrocytes." Poster. American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Undergraduate Research Competition and Experimental Biology Meeting's General Session in Lipid Signaling, 2016. San Diego, California.
  • A. Nguyen, K. Dombrowski. "Sharing is Not Always Caring: HIV and HCV Risk Flow in a Community of Injection Drug Users in rural Puerto Rico." Poster. University of Nebraska Summer Research Symposium, 2016. Lincoln, Nebraska.
  • A. Nguyen, C. Alvarez, J. Roberts. "HDLs and LDLs in the Brain: Characterizing the Lipid Secretome of Astrocytes." Poster. Experimental Biology Meeting's General Session in Lipid Storage and Trafficking, 2017. Chicago, Illinois.