Ann Yezerski Gilmor

Ann Yezerski Gilmor

King's College, Wilkes-Barre, PA


Published on Feb 04, 2016

Get ready!

We are ready to start collecting DNA from our donors! We have gotten approval from our Institutional Review Board and testing a new DNA collection and extraction kit. We are very excited to be ex...

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Published on Nov 11, 2015


THANK YOU SO MUCH to all of the donors out there! We are overwhelmed with your support and generosity! For those of you that donated at least $25 you can include your own DNA in our project. In ...

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Published on Nov 06, 2015

Cleaning the samples!

Here I am cleaning 96 PCR samples to send out for sequencing! We invested in a new vacuum system in order to be able to process 96 samples at a time. This increases our productivity but did set u...

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Published on Oct 19, 2015

Success! Three new loci amplified!

Liz Hoover, my current undergraduate student has successfully amplified three new genes for our study! These three new areas add five new genetic variations to our study. This is the first step t...

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Published on Oct 14, 2015

Do you want YOUR DNA to be in the study?

If you are at least 18 years of age, we will include YOUR DNA in this study if you donate at least $25. We would also let you know your genotypes (which versions of the genes you have) as the stud...

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Small world! I read for Sigma Xi Grant-In-Aid of Research! Your stuff is not my field, so no conflict of interest, but that's great!
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I used to have a Twitter account, but if it does still exist I haven't used it in years. Maybe it's time I try again...
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Just have to be a minimum of 18 so that you made a choice about college.