Jun 19, 2017
Carter Lantz with his ASMS certificate
Carter Lantz, an incoming first-year Biochemistry graduate student, recently received a Best Undergraduate Poster Award at the 2017 ASMS Conference.
 
The 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics was held in Indianapolis, Indiana, June 4-8, 2017. The American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) sponsors the annual conference that is attended by more than 6,500 scientists. 
 
Carter, working with Professor Touradj Solouki at Baylor University, presented his work on “Investigating the Pathways of Lipid Biosynthesis in C. reinhardtii under Nitrogen Starvation Conditions Using Isotope Labeling and Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry.” Carter will be working in the laboratory of Professor Joseph Loo during the summer at UCLA.  
 

Incoming first-year Biochemistry graduate student Carter Lantz with his summer research advisor biochemistry professor Dr. Joseph Loo.