Current Location:
Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences -> 2nd Floor (CHS)
Location Notes:
CHS; 2nd fl., Central Hall across from rm. 215

Control Cell

Artwork
Identifier:
2003.306.1
Artist:
Laurie Witucki
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Acrylic on Canvas
Date:
2003
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 30.25 in Width: 29 in
Description:
Many light blue cells covering canvas, smaller dark blue cells intermingled
Historical Context:
Laurie Witucki is a Bioorganic Chemistry professor at GVSU. She received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from Princeton University, specializing in the organic synthesis of enzyme inhibitors. The title of this piece “Control Cell” or control group refers a group of cells that does receive the stimulus that the test group receives in scientific research. This control group can then be comparted to the results of the test group.