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Kadijah Russell aka Young KD

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Contact Information
Email: klrussel@aggies.ncat.edu


North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, North Carolina 27411
Junior Undergraduate Student
Major: Biology
Minor: Chemistry

Achievements and Honors

University Dean’s List

  • Fall 2012 – Present

University Honors Program

  • Fall 2012 –Present

University Student Ambassadors Council

  • Fall 2013-Present

Alpha Lambda Delta Freshmen National Honor Society

  • Fall 2013- Present

Beta Beta Beta Biological National Honor Society

  • Fall 2014-Present
Minority Access to Research Careers
  • 2014-2016

Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society

  • Spring 2014- Preset

Glaxo-Smith Kline Scholars Program Nominee

  • Spring 2014

Research Experience

Sophomore Immersion Program in Research 2013
Kadijah Russell, Dr. Checo Rorie, Ms. Kashenya Gurley
North Carolina A & T State University
This research was conducted in order to test the effectiveness of various treatments on breast cancer cells, while analyzing apoptosis and other forms of cell death.

Independent Research
Kadijah Russell, Dr. Robert Newman
North Carolina A & T State University
We are developing a system that will allow us to incorporate certain non-canonical amino acids (NAAs) into existing RFP variants, thus making the infrared region accessible to FP family member.

Research Presentations

Kadijah Russell, Dr. Robert Newman
Department of Biology, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Development of Infrared Fluorescent Proteins Using an Expanded Genetic Code
Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students, San Antonio, TX, November 2014

Research Advisors

My research advisors include Dr. Robert Newman and Dr. Roy Coomans .

Research Interests

Biomedical Research science