CSSF Category Awards: 2007

Senior Division


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S1411 — First Place
Sean A. Curtice, Grade 11 portrait
Reducing Bacterial Growth in Commercial Mushroom Production Using Antiseptic Herbal Extracts
Advisor: Dr. Jay Vavra
School: High Tech High, San Diego, San Diego County
S1420 — Second Place
Sushant Sundaresh, Grade 11 portrait
Host-Bacterial Specificity during Legume-Rhizobium Symbioses
Advisor: Dr. Matthew Harley
School: The Harker School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1414 — Third Place
Yamila D. Hernandez, Grade 12 portrait
Differentially Altering the Ability of Haemophilus to Form Biofilms using Subtherapeutic Doses of Multiple Antibiotics
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estate, Los Angeles County
S1421 — Fourth Place
Devesh M. Vashishtha, Grade 10 portrait
Hot & Cramped: The Impact of Global Warming and Habitat Fragmentation on Microbial and Floral Diversity: Year II
Advisor: Mr. David Knight
School: University High School, Irvine, Orange County
S1402 — Honorable Mention
Dhruv T. Amin, Grade 9 portrait
The Prevalence and Prevention of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in High School Environments
Advisor: Ms. Julia Waggener
School: Piedmont High School, Piedmont, Alameda County
S1413 — Honorable Mention
Fritz Foo, Grade 11 portrait
Capsaicin and Microbial Relations
Advisor: Mrs. Robin Pearce
School: Carter (Wilmer Amina) High School, Rialto, San Bernardino County

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