Jessica Crowley (3283)

This campaign ended on April 06, 2017, but you can still make a gift to William & Mary by clicking here!

Modeling the Inhibition of Calcium Influx in Axon Degeneration

Hometown: Concord, Massachusetts

Department: Neuroscience

Advisor: Randolph Coleman

Project Description:

Axon (Wallerian) degeneration is prevalent in neurodegenerative disease and traumatic brain injury. My Honors Thesis is aimed to elucidate this degeneration pathway by building a computer model and using neuron cultures to better understand the interactions involved. Ultimately, understanding the pathway will provide the insight needed to identify targets for future therapies in treating disease like Alzheimer's and brain injury.

All William & Mary Honors Fellowships fundraising supports the Charles Center Honors Fellowships Fund. Direct support for individual undergraduate research projects is distributed by the Roy R. Charles Center for Academic Excellence

US Heat Map

Loading


Class Leaderboard

The Class Leaderboard reflects giving from Alumni, Students, Parents
Class YearDonorsDollars
1975 1$500
1977 1$1,000
2000 1$250
2014 1$50


Donor affiliations


50% Alumni

Show Alumni


13% Parents

Show Parents


38% Friends

Show Friends

Donor list

Ginny YoungbloodGinny Youngblood photo
Adam P Gurson
Seth and Katelyn Theuerkauf
Jeffrey F Johnson
Sylvia L Vancho
Susan K Latour
Anuradha Dravida
Anonymous
Anonymous

loading
An Anonymous Donor matched $850
No Challenges