CSSF Category Awards: 2011
Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology

Senior Division


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S0535 — First Place
Tammy Y. Rubin, Grade 12 portrait
Ali N. Tradonsky, Grade 11 portrait
A Search for Reliable Molecular Cytogenetic Markers of Prostate Cancer Prognosis
Advisor: Dr. Sharon Mair
School: San Diego Jewish Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
S0508 — Second Place
Matthew T. Feddersen, Grade 12 portrait
Blake C. Marggraff, Grade 12 portrait
Treatment of Simulated Cancer Cells with Compton Scattering-Produced Secondary Radiation
Advisor: Mr. Jay Chugh
School: Acalanes HIgh School, Lafayette, Contra Costa County
S0529 — Third Place
Moniyka Sachar, Grade 10 portrait
Evaluation of Hydrogenase on Hydrogen Production by Cyanobacteria
Advisor: Mr. Wai-Pan Chan
School: Irvington High School, Fremont, Alameda County
S0524 — Fourth Place
Shubha S. Raghvendra, Grade 11 portrait
Effects of Diabetes Mellitus on Vasculogenesis Capacities of Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Advisor: Dr. Jason Glotzbach
School: St. Francis High School, Moutain View, Santa Clara County
S0506 — Honorable Mention
Rima R. Deshpande, Grade 10 portrait
PTEN, Nine, Eight: A Countdown for Diabetes
Advisor: Dr. Bangyan Stiles
School: Newbury Park High School, Newbury Park, Ventura County
S0513 — Honorable Mention
Courtney E. Hesse, Grade 11 portrait
Manita Singh, Grade 11 portrait
Telomerase Processivity in Cervical Carcinoma Cells of Varying Telomere Length
Advisor: Ms. Wendy Slijk
School: Canyon Crest Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
S0516 — Honorable Mention
Revanth S. Kosaraju, Grade 11 portrait
The Future of Tissue Engineering: A Novel Perfusion-Based Protocol for Decellularizing Adipose Tissue on a Bioreactor
Advisor: Mr. Chris Spenner
School: Harker (The) School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S0527 — Honorable Mention
Vaishnavi L. Rao, Grade 10 portrait
A Novel Study of Neurotransmitter Plasticity in the Embryonic Brain
Advisor: Dr. Davide Dulcis
School: Canyon Crest Academy, San Diego, San Diego County

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