A collection of Honors Theses from the Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at Dominican University of California


Theses/Capstones from 2019

The Effects of Synthetic Shading on Thermal Bleaching of Aquacultured Orbicella faveolata Corals, Rachel Stowell

Theses/Capstones from 2018

The Known Behaviors and Functions of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Bone Regeneration, George Washington Brownridge III

Cyclooxygenase-2 dimerization activity may be influenced by its monomers’ glycosylation at Asn580, Jelaine M. Cunanan

Screening Possible Scar-Collagen Inhibitors on TGF-β1 Treated Dermal Fibroblasts, Janelle DeJong

Theses/Capstones from 2017

Effects of Chronic Cadmium Exposure on Antioxidant Capacity in Breast Cancer Cells, Maurice Brady

Towards the Synthesis of Eryvarin H, Victor Chan

The Effects of Artificial Shading on Coral Bleaching Due to Thermal Stress on the Endangered Coral Species Orbicella faveolata, Laura Contreras


Pine Needle Pyrolysis: Bio-waste into Biofuel, Alexandra Fuentes


Investigating the Effects of Decreased pH on the Intertidal Shore Crab, Hemigrapsus nudus, Avni Gandhi

McCune-Albright Syndrome and Tamoxifen: How Traditional Breast Cancer Medications are Being Used to Treat the Symptoms Associated with Precocious Puberty, Geneva Jump

The Effects of Varying Thermal Stress and Light intensity on the Growth of Orbicella faveolata, Allex L. Llenos

Developing and Testing an Ocean Acidification Case Study, Vanessa Mendoza