CSEF Project Listings: 2018
Mammalian Biology

Senior Division

Haley L. Brooks, Grade 9
The Effect of Heteractis magnifica on the Cell Viability of Multicentric Canine Lymphoma: Year II
Advisor: Mr. Michael Yeung
School: Calabasas High School, Calabasas, Los Angeles County
S1302 — Second Place
Stephany R. Brundage, Grade 12
Using the C Locus Color Alleles to Prove that Oryctolagus cuniculus Ovulates Extra Eggs with a Subsequent Covering
Advisor: Ms. Erin Vaccaro
School: Willits Charter School, Willits, Mendocino County
S1303 — First Place
Maggie S. Chen, Grade 12
Nanotherapeutics Enhanced Artificial Liver against Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria
Advisor: Mrs. Wendy Slijk
School: Canyon Crest Academy, San Diego, San Diego County
Tarun S. Chiruvolu, Grade 10
Point-of-Care Detection of Mutations: A Lateral Flow Assay for Detecting NSCLC in Humans
Advisor: Dr. Debjani Roy
School: Bellarmine College Preparatory, San Jose, Santa Clara County
Jennifer G. Cruz, Grade 9
Jenifer K. Najera, Grade 9
Impact Force of Martial Arts
Advisor: Mr. Mark Gotts
School: Hueneme High School, Oxnard, Ventura County
Rohan R. Datir, Grade 10
A Breathing Solution Which Does Not Cost Any Money, but Can Cure Millions of Humans Who Suffer from Respiratory Issues
Advisor: Mr. Scott Usher
School: Roosevelt (Eleanor) High School, Eastvale, Riverside County
Ariel M. Fernandez, Grade 11
A Comparative Study of the Tensile Strength and Elastic Modulus of Mammalian Ventricular Tissue
Advisor: Mr. Mark Grubb
School: Desert High School, Edwards, Kern County
Nikhil Gargeya, Grade 9
Characterizing North Atlantic Whale Calls Using Acoustic Data
Advisor: Dr. Denise Gurer
School: Khan Lab School, Mountain View, Santa Clara County
Adriana E. Golden, Grade 10
Effects of Gastric Mucous with Chemically Raised pHs on Lumen Mass Retention
Advisor: Mr. Doug Wick
School: Branson (The) School, Ross, Marin County
Shayle Gupta, Grade 11
Nanoparticles Improve Duration of Sunblock Protection while Maintaining Efficacy
Advisor: Dr. Gail Hill
School: Notre Dame High School, Riverside, Riverside County
S1311 — Fourth Place
Krystal R. Horton, Grade 11
Tanner J. Packham, Grade 12
Enhanced Alzheimer's Treatment via External Gamma Brain Wave Stimulation
Advisor: Mr. Michael Horton
School: Western Center Academy, Hemet, Riverside County
James J. Kim, Grade 9
The Effect of Unilateral Visuomotor Adaptation Training on the Untrained Limb
Advisor: Mr. Seung-Jae Kim
School: King (Martin Luther, Jr.) High School, Riverside, Riverside County
S1313 — Honorable Mention
Kristen Schiavon, Grade 11
Addison D. Williams, Grade 11
Can Odocoileus hemionus Adapt to Topography Changes within a Major Migratory Route?
Advisor: Mr. Davin Aalto
School: Sanger High School, Sanger, Fresno County
S1314 — Third Place
Aditi T. Venkatesh, Grade 11
The Effect of Exercise on Thermogenesis in Brown Adipose Tissue
Advisor: Dr. Thomas Dornhoffer
School: BASIS Independent Silicon Valley, San Jose, Santa Clara County
S1399 — Honorable Mention
Krish B. Kapadia, Grade 11
Anjay Saklecha, Grade 11
UCH-L1 and s100B in Saliva as Novel Biomarkers for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury
Advisor: Dr. Erez Podoly
School: Harker (The) School, San Jose, Santa Clara County

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