Undergraduate lab assistant Mike Veling awarded a Commonwealth College Research Fellowship

A sophomore majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Mike Veling has provided key support in the Hazen laboratory since his freshman year. He is constructing a multifunctional B. distachyon transcription factor ORFeome. In addition to developing this valuable reagent, he is conducting a phylogenetic analysis of specific protein families believed to play a role in the regulation of cell wall biosynthesis.

Commonwealth College Research Fellowship