LSAMP Alumni Profile

Keon Jones
Dental Student, Howard University College of Dentistry
Indiana LSAMP

Past Clubs/Organizations
Student National Dental Association American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Out in Dentistry

Past Research
(Dr. Ibba) -Understanding EF-P post translational modifications on cell physiology in E. coli to serve as potential targets for antibiotics. (Dr. Muna) -Developing an inexpensive, sensitive method using electrochemistry to detect lead in soil and water. -Using bismuth nanoparticle glassy carbon modified electrodes we were able to exhibit level detection of lead as low as 1 ppb. (Dr. Wilkes) -Identifying the role of dynein I and II, a motor protein, in cilia import in Tetrahymena thermophila.

Keon Jones

MY PERSONAL INTERESTS
I'd like to assist current undergraduate students to pursue the amazing opportunities that LSAMP provides as they really opened a lot of doors for me.

MY MENTORING INTERESTS
I am available to mentor in the following ways
Attend Conferences, Host Workshops

My areas of expertise include
Grad School Process, Med School Process, Research Abstracts, Research Posters

MY CONTACT INFORMATION