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Undergraduate Honors Theses
This community contains Collections of the honors theses of Cornell University undergraduates in each of the university's colleges and schools in which they may enroll.
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Exploring the role of differential gene expression in the age-associated impairment of peripheral nerve regeneration (2020-06)The peripheral nervous system’s ability to regenerate after injury declines with age, but the reason for why this occurs is unknown. With the goal to understand the role of age-associated transcriptional changes in the ...
(2020-06)Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurological disorder that exists in sporadic and familial forms and causes the death of dopamine-producing neurons in humans. Rotenone, a pesticide, can be used to induce a model of sporadic ...
Developing a Tool to Confirm the Successful Differentiation of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells into Cardiomyocytes (2020-06)Heart disease has been the leading cause of death in the United States since 1921 (Greenlund et al., 2006). However, age-adjusted cardiovascular disease death rates have declined by 55% since 1950, a trend that is in part ...
(2020-06)Elucidating forces capable of driving species diversification in the face of gene flow remains a key goal in evolutionary biology. Song sparrows, Melospiza melodia, occur as 25 subspecies in diverse habitats across North ...
Size determination of trophic level in Atlantic Cod (Gadus morhua) from the Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank stocks using stable isotope analysis (2020-06)Atlantic Cod (Gadus morhua) has historically been an important commercial and recreational fish species in New England. There are two main stocks: the Gulf of Maine (GOM) and Georges Bank (GB) which are considered inshore ...