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Personal Information
Name: 
Jan Vicente
Title: 
Ph.D. Student
Lab Affiliation: 
Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology
Mailing Address: 
701 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Email: 
Office Phone: 
910-616-5141
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Bio: 
Jan Vicente, is a new LMRCSC-supported Ph.D. student in the MEES Environmental Molecular Biology/Biotechnology track, working in Dr. Hill's lab at UMCES-IMET. Mr. Vicente is working on "Analysis of the bacterial symbionts associated with the giant barrel sponge Xestospongia muta". Mr. Vicente graduated with a B.S. in Biology in 2007 from the University of Puerta Rico, Rio Pedras. He received a MS in Marine Science (minor in Marine Policy) from University of North Carolina in 2010. Mr. Vicente has expertise in sponge systematics, identifying unknown compounds using mass spectroscopy, infra-red spectroscopy, H-NMR spectroscopy, and C13-NMR spectroscopy, as well as in molecular biological techniques including DNA sequencing and PCR. He is trained in underwater photography is a certified AAUS scientific diver and a NAUI diving instructor.
Education
University of North Carolina, M.S., 2010, Marine Science
University of Puerta Rico, Rio Pedras, B.S., 2007, Biology
Faculty Advisor: 
Dr. Rusell Hill

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