CSSF Category Awards: 2013
Mammalian Biology

Senior Division


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S1215 — First Place
Anna T. Thomas, Grade 11
Evaluating the Prevalence of Noncoding Repeat Expansions in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Advisor: Mrs. Suzanne Colvin
School: Presentation High School, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1207 — Second Place
Vick C. Liu, Grade 9
A Completely Home-Made Microfabricated Device for Blood Cell Sorting and Morphology Analysis
Advisor: Dr. Robin Liu
School: Flintridge Preparatory School, La Canada Flintridge, Los Angeles County
S1205 — Third Place
Tina Huang, Grade 11
Creation of 3D Printed Microstructures to Investigate Cancer Cell Migration
Advisor: Mr. Marcus Milling
School: Bishop's (The) School, La Jolla, San Diego County
S1295 — Fourth Place
Anin Sayana, Grade 9
A Novel Strategy to Inhibit Metastasis of Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma through the PAX3-FOXO1 Fusion Gene, HSP70, and PERK
Advisor: Mr. Rod Wong
School: Bellarmine College Preparatory, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1201 — Honorable Mention
Braeden C. Benedict, Grade 10
Development of an Electroencephalography (EEG) Device for Evaluation of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, Los Angeles County
S1203 — Honorable Mention
Gianna G. Chien, Grade 9
EMIT: Does iPad Use in Patients with Implantable Cardiac Rhythm Devices Cause Electromagnetic Interference?
Advisor: Ms. Teri Kozik
School: Lincoln High School, Stockton, San Joaquin County
S1209 — Honorable Mention
Andrew Q. Ninh, Grade 12
Two Discrete Stochastic Cellular Automata Models of Cancer Stem Cell Proliferation
Advisor: Mrs. Lehua Werdel
School: Fountain Valley High School, Fountain Valley, Orange County

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