CSSF Category Awards: 2012
Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology

Junior Division


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J0524 — First Place
Arpita Singhal, Grade 8 portrait
Herbalism as a Hypoglycemic Agent: Evaluation of Alpha Amylase Inhibition by Different Medicinal Plants
Advisor: Dr. Roger Terril
School: Challenger School, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara County
J0512 — Second Place
Nathan J. Matalavage, Grade 7 portrait
Spin That Wheel
Advisor: Mrs. Darcy Lawson
School: Notre Dame School, Chico, Butte County
J0517 — Third Place
Anchit Narain, Grade 8 portrait
Preparing For Biofuels: Finding Alternative Sources for Cellulosic Ethanol by Calculating Glucose Creation in Substrates
Advisor: Mr. Siva Subramanian
School: Granite Ridge Intermediate, Fresno, Fresno County
J0521 — Fourth Place
Barron Regan, Grade 6 portrait
The Effects of Antioxidants on Agrobacterium tumefaciens Induced Plant Tumors
Advisor: Ms. Sharon Escalona-Olsen
School: American Martyrs School, Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles County
J0510 — Honorable Mention
Nikhil A. Madan, Grade 8 portrait
Is the Reishi Mushroom Mutagenic?
Advisor: Mrs. Erin Schumacher
School: Marshall (Thurgood) Middle School, San Diego, San Diego County
J0514 — Honorable Mention
Maria R. McKinney, Grade 7 portrait
Comparing Biogas Yield from Anaerobic Digestion
Advisor: Ms. Diane Bredt
School: St. Mark's School, San Rafael, Marin County

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