12th International Symposium
on Recent Advances in Environmental Health Research
 
Marriott Hotel, Jackson, MS, USA
September 13-16, 2015

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PA - 01

Extract of Natural Medicinal Plant as New Potential Chemotherapy Agent for Ovarian Cancer Treatment: Preclinical Studies

 

Ariane T. Mbemi1, Clement Yedjou1, Victor I. Ogungbe1, Lucio Miele3, Marinelle Payton2 and Paul B. Tchounwou1

 

1Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Laboratory, NIH/NIMHD RCMI-Center for Environmental Health, CSET, Jackson State University, 1400 Lynch Street, Box 18750, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

2Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Service, Jackson State University, Jackson Medical Mall Suite 2280, Jackson, MS 39213, USA

3LSU Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Department of Genetics, 533 Bolivar Street, Room 657, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112, USA

 

PA - 02

Plant-Derived Natural Products as Potential Anticancer Drug against Prostate Cancer

 

Duber G. Fonseca, Clement G. Yedjou, Udensi K. Udensi, Paul B. Tchounwou and Richard Alo

 

Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Laboratory, NIH-RCMI Center for Environmental Health College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Jackson State University, 1400 Lynch Street, P.O. Box 18540, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 03

Medicinal Properties of Vernonia amygdalina in the Treatment of Glioblastoma Brain Tumor

 

Michael Shivers, Clement Yedjou, Kenneth Ndebele and Paul B. Tchounwou

 

Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Laboratory, NIH-RCMI Center for Environmental Health College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Jackson State University, 1400 Lynch Street, P.O. Box 18540, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 04

Assessment of Oxidative Stress and Apoptotic Mechanisms of Vernonia amygdalina in the Prevention of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia

 

Justin McDowell, Clement G. Yedjou and Paul B. Tchounwou

 

Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Laboratory, NIH RCMI-Center for Environmental Health, College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Jackson State University, 1400 Lynch Street, P.O. Box 18540, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

 

PA - 05

Extract of a Natural Product: A New Promising Candidate for Cancer Drug Discovery

 

Alexis Mosley, Myeisha Fountain, Clement Yedjou and Paul B. Tchounwou

 

Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Laboratory, NIH-RCMI Center for Environmental Health CSET, Jackson State University, 1400 Lynch Street, P.O. Box 18540, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 06

Targeting Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia with Garlic: An Old Home Remedy

 

Keara Johnson and Clement Yedjou

 

Cellomics and Toxicogenomics Research Laboratory, NIH-Center for Environmental Health, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

 

PA - 07

Lead Nitrate Induced Cell Cycle Arrest in Human Leukemia (HL-60) Cells

 

Hervey M. Tchounwou and Clement G. Yedjou

 

Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Laboratory, NIH-Center for Environmental Health, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

 

PA - 08

 

Inhibition of Adipocyte Proliferation by Vernonia amygdalina Extract

 

Evangeline M. Deer1,2, Carolyn B. Howard1,2 and Paul Tchounwou2

 

1Breast Cancer Research Laboratory, Department of Biology, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

2College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

 

PA - 09

Tumor Regression via Over Expression of Transcriptional Factor Foxo3a in Glioblastoma U 87 Cell Line

 

Charmonix Breann Williams and Kenneth Ndebele Duma

 

Department of Biology, Jackson State University Jackson MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 10

Hoop Plant Extract Xanthohumol Inhibits Leukemia via P21WAFI/CIP1 Gene

 

Nekeisha Walker1, Ifedayo Victor Ogungbe2,3 and Maricica Pacurari1,2

 

1Biology Department; 2NIH RCMI-Center for Environmental Health; 3Chemistry Department, College of Engineering, Science, and Technology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, 39217, USA

 

PA - 11

Targeting Triple Negative Breast Cancer Cells with Medicinal Plant Extract

 

Chantill Williams-Smith, Shaloam Dasari, Clement Yedjou, Udensi K. Udensi and Paul B. Tchounwou

 

Natural Chemotherapeutics Research Laboratory, NIH-RCMI Center for Environmental Health CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

 

PA - 12

Chemical Separation of Ocimum gratissimum (Og) Components Exhibiting Anti-Cancer Activity on Prostate Cancer (Pc3•Ar, Pc3 And LNcap) Cell Lines

 

Sakeli M. Hall1, Ifedayo Victor Ogungbe1, Huaisheng Zhang1, Jelani C. Zarif2, Cindy Miranti3, Veronique Schulz3, Gregorio Begonia1 and Stephen I.N. Ekunwe1

 

1College of Science, Engineering, and Technology, Jackson State University, 1400 Lynch Street, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

2School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins, 733 North Broadway, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

3Van Andel Institute, 333 Bostwick Ave NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA

 

PA - 13

Comparative Analysis Of Glutathione S-Transferase PI 1 (GSTP1) Related SNPs Caused By Environmental Hazards  

 

Antoinesha L. Hollman1, Hung-Chung Huang2, Raphael D. Isokpehi2 and Paul B. Tchounwou1

 

1Center for Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, Department of Environmental Science, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi 39217, USA

2College of Science, Engineering and Mathematics, Bethune-Cookman University, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114, USA

PA - 14

Preclinical Assessment of Prolonged Low Doses of Cisplatin in the Management of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia

 

Shaloam R Dasari, Venkatramreddy Velma, Clement G. Yedjou and Paul B. Tchounwou

 

Cellomics and Toxicogenomics Research Laboratory, NIH/NIMHD RCMI-Center for Environmental Health, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

 

PA - 15

An In Vitro Assessment of Engineered Gold Nanoparticles Using a Human Renal Cells Line: Cytotoxicity, Oxidative Stress and Genotoxicity

 

Christian Rogers, Anita Patlolla and Paul Tchounwou

 

Molecular Toxicology Research Laboratory, NIH RCMI-Center for Environmental Health, College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Jackson State University, MS, USA

 

PA - 16

Toxicity Evaluation of Graphene Oxide in Two Different Biological Systems

 

Anita K.Patlolla1, Jonathan Rondalph2 and Paul B.Tchounwou1

 

1NIH-RCMI Center for Environmental Health, College of Science Engineering and Technology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

2 Jackson Public School, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 17

Regulation of Thrombospondin-1 via Microrna-1 in Alveolar Lung Epithelial Cells

 

Stevon C. Taylor1 and Maricica Pacurari1,2

 

1Biology Department, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, 39217, USA

2NIH RCMI-Center for Environmental Health, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, 39217, USA

 

PA - 18

Tnf alpha-Mediated Regulation of Microrna-181a and Notch 2 in Alveolar Epithelial Cells

 

Jelicia Crawford1 and Maricica Pacurari1,2

 

1Biology Department, College of Science, Engineering, and Technology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, 39217, USA

2NIH RCMI-Center for Environmental Health, College of Engineering, Science, and Technology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, 39217, USA

 

PA - 19

Uptake and Effects of Nickel Oxide and Cobalt Oxide Nanopartıcles on Artemıa

 

Terriona Cowan1, Mehmet Ates1,2, Zikri Arslan1 and Ibrahim Farah1

 

1Department of Chemistry, College of Science and Technology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

2Tunceli University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering, Tunceli, 62000, Turkey

 

PA - 20

Generating Volatile Species of Uranium and Thorium using Tetrahydroborate: A Novel Analytical Tool for Radionuclide Detection

 

Ahmet Celik1, Vedat Yılmaz1,2 and Zikri Arslan1

 

1Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, USA

2Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey

 

PA - 21

Comparison of Coprecipitation Approaches for Separation of Cadmium Impurities from Multivitamin Tablets and Determination by Isotope Dilution ICP-MS

 

Robert Washington1, Ahmet Celik1, Vedat Yılmaz1,2, Jeremy White1 and Zikri Arslan1

 

1Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, USA

2Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey

 

PA - 22

Comparison of Heavy Metal and Radionuclide Profiles in Farm-Raised and Wild-Caught Fish in Mississippi River

 

Jeremy White1, Zikri Arslan1 and Jermiah Kiran Billa2

 

1Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi 39217 USA

2Alcorn State University, Alcorn State, MS 39096, USA

 

PA - 23

Interaction Of HA-MC4R-MCERULEAN3 with GS-YFP

 

Ansley Scott1, Eugene Nyamugenda2 and Giulia Baldini2

 

1Department of Biology, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

2Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA

 

PA - 24

Protein Expression and Purification Combined with FPOP to Identify GCAMP2 Structure

 

Cord Carter1, Emily Hart2, Maissa Gaye2 and Lisa M Jones2

 

1Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Jackson State University, 1400 J.R. Lynch Street, Jackson, Mississippi 39217, USA

2Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, 402 N Blackford, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA

 

PA - 25

Characterization of Lincrna-Protein Interaction Through Mutagenesis

 

Canessa J. Swanson1, Nicholas V. Parsonnet2 and Deborah S. Wuttke2

 

1Department of Biology, Jackson State University, 1400 JR Lynch Street, Jackson, MS 39217, USA 2Department of Biochemistry/Chemistry, University of Colorado at Boulder, UCB 596, Boulder, CO 80303, USA

 

 

PA - 26

Gene Networks Encoding Universal Stress Proteins in Brucella Genomes

 

Dominique R. Smith-McInnis, Shaneka S. Simmons, Paul B. Tchounwou and Raphael D. Isokpehi

 

Environmental Science Doctoral Program, Department of Biology, Jackson State University, Jackson MS 39217, USA 

 

PA - 27

Screening and Identification of Inhibitors of T. Brucei Cathepsin L with Antitrypanosomal Activity

 

Tierra Jefferson, Danielle McShan, Jasmine Warfield and Ifedayo Victor Ogungbe

 

College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Jackson State University, 1400 Lynch Street, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

 

PA - 28

The Isolation and Identification of Phytochemicals from the Leaf Extract of Tabernaemontana longipeas

 

Simira D. Carothers, Marcus Williams, Huaisheng Zhang and Ifedayo V. Ogungbe

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 29

Homology Modeling of Alpha Viruses Drug Targets and Virtual Screening to Identify Their Potential

 

Jasmine T. Collins, Anthony Amaechi and Ifedayo Victor Ogungbe

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS

 

PA - 30

Isolation and Characterization of Phytochemicals from the Leaf Extract of Tapirira mexicana

 

Huaisheng Zhang, William Setzer and Ifedayo Victor Ogungbe

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS

 

PA - 31

Cycloisomerization: A Novel Approach Toward the Synthesis of the Psammaplysin Core

 

Omkaran Menon, Prasanta Das and Ashton Hamme II

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS

 

PA - 32

Fenton Reaction Damaging Effects on Biological Molecules: A Theoretical Study

 

Sharnek Walker and Glake Hill

 

Interdisciplinary Center for Nanotoxicity, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 33

Simultaneous Detection of Multiple Types of Circulating Tumor Cells Using Graphene Oxide Membrane

 

Rajashekhar Kanchanapally, Bhanu Priya Viraka Nellore and Paresh Chandra Ray

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, 1400 J.R. Lynch St., Jackson, Mississippi, USA 39217, USA

 

PA - 34

Novel Reductive Pathways for Hydroxywarfarin Metabolism

 

Jasmine Burrell1,2, Dakota Pouncey1, Jessica Hartman1 and Grover P. Miller1

 

1University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas, USA

2Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 35

The Effect of Humic Acid and Crystallinity on the Phototoxicity of TiO2 Nanoparticles

 

Winfred G. Aker1, Sabrieon Sanders2, Xiaojia He3, Yunfeng Lin4, Jessica Douglas5 and Huey-min Hwang3

 

1Environmental Science Ph.D. Program, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

2Department of Biological Sciences, Alcorn State University, Lorman, MS, USA

3Department of Biology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

4Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

5School of Polymers and High Performance Materials, the University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, USA

 

PA - 36

Magnetic-Nanoparticle-Conjugated Hybrid Graphene Oxide for Prostate Cancer Detection and Treatment

 

Suhash Reddy Chavva, Avijit Pramanik, Bhanu Priya Viraka Nellore, Sudarson Sekhar Sinha, and Paresh Chandra Ray

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, 1400 J.R. Lynch St., Jackson, Mississippi, USA 39217, USA

 

 

PA - 37

In Vitro Structure - Cytotoxicity Relationship of Nanoparticle Surface Coating Agents

 

Ying Zhang, Makiesha James and Hongtao Yu

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 38

Synthesis and Characterization of Carbon Quantum Dots with Varying Amounts of Nitrogen

 

Stacy J. Jones and Paresh C. Ray

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA 39217, USA

 

PA - 39

Using Carboxylic Acid Edging Planar Surface Graphene Quantum Dots (CAEPS-GQDS) Multi Color Fluorescence Imaging of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Bacteria

 

Salma Begum, Suhash Reddy Chavva, Avijit Pramanik and Paresh C. Ray

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 40

Bacterial Disinfection and Toxic Metal Removal from Water Using Graphene Oxide Membrane

 

Bhanu Priya Viraka Nellore, Rajashekhar Kanchanapally, Ashton T Hamme II and Paresh Chandra Ray

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, 1400 J.R. Lynch St., Jackson, Mississippi, USA 39217, USA

 

PA - 41

Novel Approach of Selective Imaging of Breast Cancer Cells With GQDS-GNCS Conjugate, A Dual Fluorescence Probe

 

Aruna Vangara, Avijit Pramanik, Suhash Reddy Chavva, Teresa Demeritte , Bhanu Priya Viraka Nellore, Rebecca A. Crouch,  Sudarson Sekhar Sinha and Paresh Chandra Ray

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, 39217, USA

 

PA - 42

An Electrochemical Transformation of Exfoliated Graphene Oxide into Holey Graphene Oxide: A Flexible Substrate Material for Dopamine Sensing  

 

 A.B.M. Zakaria1, Erick Vasquez2, Keisha B.Walters2 and Danuta Leszczynska3

 

1Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

2Dave C. Swalm School of Chemical Engineering, Mississippi State University, MS 39762, USA

3Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 43

The Adsorption of Radionuclides and Heavy Metals by Modified Mesosilica And Mesosilica-Templated Nano Carbon

 

Kai Guo1, Fengxiang Han1, Zikri Arslan1, Xinyu Mao3, Jacqueline McComb1, Stephanie Njemanze1, Rong Zhang1, Sinha Sudarson1, Umesh Chaudhary2, Igor Slowing2 and Hongtao Yu1

 

1Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

2Ames National Lab, Iowa, USA

3Hohai University, China

 

PA - 44

The Distribution and Elevated Solubility of Lead, Arsenic and Cesium in Paddy Soil with the Electro-Kinetic Field

 

Xinyu Mao, Fengxiang X. Han, Kai Guo, Jacqueline McComb and Zikri Arslan

 

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson MS, USA

 

PA - 45

The Adsorption of Cs, Sr and Co by Mesoporous Silica Modified by Thioglycolic Acid and Nanocarbon Synthesized by Vanillic Acid

 

Stephanie Njemanze and Fengxiang Han

 

Department of Chemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 46

Assessment and Spatial Variation Analysis of Strontium in the Brackish Waters of Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

 

Jacqueline Q. McComb1, Fengxiang Han1,2, Christian S. Rogers1 and Paul B. Tchounwou1

 

1Environmental Science Ph.D. Program, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

2Department Of Chemistry and Biochemistry, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 47

Vegetation Characteristics and Carbon Storage Ability of Estuarine Wetland Ecosystems Of Mississippi: A Case Study from the Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR)

 

Taimei T. Harris1, Ranjani W. Kulawardhana1, Eric M. Gulledge1, Fengxiang X. Han2 and Paul B. Tchounwou1

 

1Department of Biology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

2Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 48

Wetland Land-Use/Land-Cover (LULC) Changes in the Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR), Mississippi, USA: Remote Sensing Based Approach

 

Eric M. Gulledge1, Ranjani W. Kulawardhana1, Taimei T. Harris1, Trenton K. Johnson1, Fengxian X. Han2 and Paul B. Tchounwou1

 

1Department of Biology, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

2Department of Chemistry, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 49

Bioaccumulation of Heavy Metals in Crassostrea virginica in the Gulf of Mexico

 

Turquoise C. Perlote, Fengxiang Han and Paul B. Tchounwou

 

Jackson State University, 1400 J.R. Lynch Street Jackson, Mississippi 39217, USA

 

PA - 50

Diagnosing and Modeling a Sea Breeze Case over the Gulf Coast

 

Geselle Coleman and Duanjun Lu

 

Department of Physics, Atmos Sci & GeoSci, Jackson State University, Jackson MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 51

Land Use Change, and Shifting Deforestation and Urbanization Patterns in the Jackson Metropolitan Area between 1992 and 2011

 

Roderick C. McDowell, Justin D. McDowell and Ranjani W. Kulawardhana

 

Department of Biology/Environmental Science program, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 52

Evaluation of Physicochemical Parameters, before and after in Easter Period in El Rejón Dam, Chihuahua, Chihuahua. México

 

Arévalo Inmán Denisse1, Trillo Banda Brenda Idali1, Quintana Martínez Rey Manuel2, Espinoza Prieto José Roberto2.

 

1College of Animal Science and Ecology, Autonomous University of Chihuahua, Mexico.

2Faculty of Animal Science and Ecology, Autonomous University of Chihuahua. Perif.Fco.R. Almada km.1 Chihuahua, Chihuahua, México.

 

PA - 53

Physico-Chemical Parameters in Water of the Dam “El Rejon” in Chihuahua, Mexico

 

Denisse Arévalo Inman1, Brenda Idali Trillo Banda1, Rey Manuel Quintana Martínez2, José Roberto Espinoza2

 

1College of Animal Science and Ecology, Autonomous University of Chihuahua, Mexico.

2Faculty of Animal Science and Ecology, Autonomous University of Chihuahua. Periferico Francisco R. Almada km.1 Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico.

 

PA - 54

The Relevance of Virtual Water in Agricultural Production and a Case Study in an Egg Product System in Northern Mexico

 

Palma Rosas Yair1, Espinoza Prieto José Roberto2, Quintana Martínez Rey Manuel2, Rico Pérez Arturo3

 

1College of Animal Science and Ecology, Autonomous University of Chihuahua, Mexico.

2Faculty of Animal Science and Ecology, Autonomous University of Chihuahua. Perif.Fco.R. Almada km.1 Chihuahua, Chihuahua, México.

3Poultry Farm Owner Sacramento, Chihuahua, México

 

PA - 55

Investigation of the use of the Aquarius Scatterometer Data in Polar Regions

 

Shanah K. Sharpe1 and Paolo de Matthaeis2

 

1Jackson State University, Department of Mathematics and Statistical Sciences, 1400 John R.

Lynch St, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

2Cryospheric Science Laboratory, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Mail Code 615

Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA

 

PA - 56

The impact of the Environmental Pollutants Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS) and Sodium Fluoride on Aquatic Organisms

 

Dwight Bland, Herbert A. Smith and Maureen Scott

 

Norfolk State University School of Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Technology Biology Department 700 Park Avenue Norfolk, Virginia 23504, USA

 

PA - 57

The Analysis of the Environmental Pollutants Ammonium Nitrate and Sodium Fluoride as Endocrine Disruptors on Amphibians

 

Damon Ricks, Dwight Bland and Maureen Scott

 

Norfolk State University School of Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Technology Biology Department 700 Park Avenue Norfolk, Virginia 23504 USA

PA - 58

Implementing a Snake Tool to Track the Ice Surface and Ice Bottom in a  Radar Echogram

 

Bernard M. Aldrich Jr.1, John Paden2 and Kyle Purdon2

 

1Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA: 2University of Kansa,  Kansas, USA

 

PA - 59

Some Studies in California Wildfires, Aerosols and Health Effects

 

Aditya Remata1, Nathan Massey1, Lenneta Mallony2 and Remata Reddy2

 

1Clinton Junior High School, Clinton, MS 39056, USA

2Department of Physics, Atmospheric Sciences and Geoscience, Jackson State University,1400 Lynch Street, P.O. Box 17660,  Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 60

Assessment of Knowledge of Critical Cardiovascular Risk Indicators among College Students: Does Career Choice Matters?

 

Melinda Williams1, India Curry2 and Daniel F. Sarpong3  

 

1School of Health sciences, Jackson State University; 2School of Nursing, University of South Alabama

3Center for Minority Health & Health Disparities, Xavier University of Louisiana.

 

PA - 61

Survey of Human Intestinal Parasites in Bivalves from Orchard Beach, NY

 

Steven Kowalyk, Freda F. Tei, Jhenelle .A. Reid, Matthew.A. Presta and G. Mayer

 

Department of Biology, Manhattan College, Riverdale, NY, 10471, USA

 

PA - 62

Predictive Geographic Incidence of Human West Nile Virus (WNV) in Mississippi USA and it’s Correlation to Precipitation Trends

 

Sylvianne Njiki, Ranjani W. Kulawardhana and Ariane Mbemi

 

Department of Biology, Jackson state University, Jackson, MS 39217, USA

 

PA - 63

Arterial Pulse Wave Propagation Accounting for Aortic Aneurysm Development and Rupture

 

Brianna D. Bingham and Tor A. Kwembe

 

Department of Mathematics and Statistical Sciences, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

 

PA - 64

Effects of Aflatoxins Adulteration on Food Safety and Human Health in Kenya

 

Philemon K. Kirui1, Clement G. Yedjou1, 2, Raphael Isopehi3, Paul B. Tchounwou1, 2

 

1Environmental Science Ph.D. Program; 2NIH-Center for Environmental Health, CSET, Jackson State University, Jackson, Mississippi, USA

3Department of Biology, Bethune-Cookman University, Florida, USA

 

PA - 65

An Acute Evaluation of the Biosafety Level 3 Laboratories in Building 18 At The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Currently used as Biosafety Level 2 Laboratories

 

Josef S. Wills

 

Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

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