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Congratulations to

Jackson Calhoun

Arts & Sciences


Honors Thesis Faculty Advisor: James Hougland

Thesis Title:

Investigation and Screening of Small Molecule Inhibitors for Ghrelin O-Acyltransferase

Jackson Calhoun

An investigation of possible new small molecule inhibitors to eventually be modified and studied as therapeutics for diabetes and obesity. Involvement of assay development, computational modeling and docking, and inhibitory testing.

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Honors Funding


College of Arts & Sciences 2021, Natural Science & Engineering Projects 2021, 2021