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Intel ISEF 2014 Special Awards Organization Profile

 

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American Society for Microbiology

Website:
https://www.asm.org/

 

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.

 

Why We Participate

Intel provides a unique opportunity for high school students to cultivate their knowledge and enthusiasm for science. Microbiology depends on young scientists to increase awareness and appreciation of science.

 

 

2014 Awards Offered

First Award of $2,500

First Award of $2,500

Second Award of $1,750

Second Award of $1,750

Third Award of $1,000

Third Award of $1,000

Fourth Award of $750

Fourth Award of $750

Fifth Award of $400

Fifth Award of $400

 

Intel ISEF 2014 Awards

First Award of $2,500

Pei-Ming Chen

Shao-Ting Chiu

The State of Parental Mitochondria Influences the Replicative Lifespan of Zygotes of Saccharomyces cerevisiae

 

Second Award of $1,750

Dong Il Je

Gi Na Lee

Production of Bioplastic by a Bacterium Isolated from Waste Treatment Facility (from Lignocellulosic Glucose, Abundant Sucrose, Byproduct of Biodiesel & Spent Coffee Grounds Extract)

 

Third Award of $1,000

Zhun Che

Luke Hellum

Julia Kavanagh

Elucidating the Metabolism and Toxicity of Host-Derived Toxin Methylglyoxal in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis and Mycobacterium Smegmatis

 

Fourth Award of $750

Mark Kit Lim

Improved Multiplexed Automated Genome Engineering through Directed Evolution

 

Fifth Award of $400

Joshua Abreo

Development of a Novel Antimicrobial Polymer for Biomedical Applications

 

Fifth Award of $400

Logan Collins

The Conjugative Plasmid RK2 as a Delivery System for Artificial AnatheriaH Genes: A Novel Synthetic Biology Alternative to Traditional Antibiotics

 

Fifth Award of $400

Terry Ni

Development of in vitro Multispecies Biofilms with Hydroxyapatite and Artificial Saliva

 

Fifth Award of $400

Varsha Jayasankar

Identification of Novel Broad-Spectrum Antimicrobial Compounds in Curcuma amada

 

Fifth Award of $400

William Jin

Developing Novel Protein Targets for Bordetella pertussis Antibiotics: Understanding Protein Interfaces and Domain-Domain Interactions

 

Fifth Award of $400

Kyle Yoshida

DNA Repair Mechanisms in Yeast: Shu Complex Interactions with Rdh54

 

 

Picture of 2014 Award Winners

 

 
   
 

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