Sarah Elkin

Elkin SR, Kumar A, Price CW, Columbus L. A broad specificity nucleoside kinase from Thermoplasma acidophilum. Proteins. 81:568-82 (2013).

Consultant at Deloitte Consulting

Sarah Elkin
BS Chemistry major with biochemistry focus
PhD The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Sarah was an undergraduate researcher in the Columbus lab.

Jackie, Sarah, and Golda present and defend their honor theses

Jackie, Sarah, and Golda participated in the Department Distinguished Major Program and gradauted with distinction.
First, on April 21st they presented their research.

Then in the following two weeks they defended their honors thesis.


Golda and Sarah receive Bass Scholarships for Summer Research

Golda Harris (3rd year) and Sarah Elkin (3rd year) received Chemistry Department Bass Scholarships to support their summer research. Golda works on determining the mechanism of a putative glucose-6-phosphate isomerization using NMR spectroscopy and Sarah is focusing on the substrate specificity of a nucleoside kinase.