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Intel ISEF 2013 Special Awards Organization Profile

 

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American Society for Microbiology

 

Founded in 1899, the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is the largest single life science membership organization in the world. Members worldwide represent 26 disciplines of microbiological specializations plus a division for microbiology educators. The ASM's awards honors the most outstanding microbiology projects.

 

 

 

2013 Awards Offered

First Award of $2,500

Second Award of $1,750

Third Award of $1,000

Fourth Award of $750

Fifth Award of $400

 

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Intel ISEF 2013 Awards

First Award of $2,500

David Zimmerman

Site-directed Mutagenesis of the Metal-reducing Bacterium S. oneidensis MR-1: A Novel Strategy for Genetic Engineering in Recalcitrant Microorganisms

 

Second Award of $1,750

Rahi Punjabi

Engineering a Novel Fusion Protein Therapy for Meningococcal Infection

 

Third Award of $1,000

Kaitavjeet Chowdhary

Morphogenesis of and Chromosome Segregation in Escherichia coli Branching Mutants

 

Fourth Award of $750

Eric Chen

Discovery of Novel Influenza Endonuclease Inhibitors to Combat Flu Pandemic

 

Fifth Award of $400

William Jin

Investigating the Role of Heme Pocket Residues in a Globin Coupled Sensor

 

Fifth Award of $400

Yicen Yan

Research Program on the Effect and Preliminary Mechanism of Earthworms (Eisenia foetida)-washed Solution on Prevention of Rose Botrytis cinerea

 

Fifth Award of $400

Amy Xu

Evolutionary and Ligand-binding Dynamics of ClfB and IsdA in Staphylococcal Species

 

Fifth Award of $400

Raghu Dhara

A Novel Pentameric Model of the T4 Bacteriophage Genome Packaging Motor and a Means of Disrupting Its Mechanism

 

Fifth Award of $400

Kevin Cyr

Bridging the Gap between in vitro and in vivo

 

Fifth Award of $400

Katie Barufka

Neil Davey

Deletion of Endonuclease G Disrupts Mitochondrial Homeostasis and Leads to Reduced Virulence in the Human Protozoan Parasite Leishmania mexicana

 
 
   
 

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