Tag: Ryan Meek

  • Exploration into the Inhibition of Tyrosinase

    By Ryan Meek Faculty Mentor: Dr. Randall Reif, Ph.D. Abstract Tyrosinase is the chief active agent in the production of melanin and in the browning of fruits and vegetables. The reaction it catalyzes produces a pigmented product whose production can be easily measured in a spectrophotometer. For this reason, the Biochemistry I Lab at the…