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1998 Westinghouse Science Talent Search Semifinalists

Posted on Friday, January 30, 1998 by for Awards, STS.

  • Petros Benias
    "In Vitro Model of Inhibition of Cell Mediated Graft Rejection by Soluble HLA Molecules." Cornell University Medical College; Dr. Carlo Russo, Mentor
  • Pauline Burer
    "Determination of Enhanced Platelet Aggregation and Granula Secretion in Renal Disorder Patients Treated with Erythropoietin: A Clinical Study." SUNY Health Science Center of Brooklyn; Dr. Elizabeth Kornecki, Mentor
  • Robert Chen
    "Control of Hydrophilicity with Interpolymer Complexes." Polytechnic University; Dr. Kalle Levon, Mentor
  • Judy Dong
    "Development and Application of a DNA Fingerprinting Assay for Clinical Strains of Mycobacterium avium from Kings County and University Hospital." SUNY Health Science Center of Brooklyn; Dr. Stephen Carleton, Mentor
  • Hesky Fisher
    "The Effect of Electric Fields on Bacteria for in situ Bioremediation." Polytechnic University; Dr. Maillecheruvs, Mentor
  • Hope Garner
    "Is the Trans-Activation Domain of NF-E2 Hemin Inducible In Cell Lines, such as K562?" SUNY Health Science Center of Brooklyn; Dr. William Solomon, Mentor
  • Jared Jagdeo
    "Detection of a Novel Pancreatic Cancer Associated Antigen on the Surface of Cells Transformed by the Tobacco Smoke-Specific Carcinogen NNK." SUNY Health Science Center of Brooklyn; Dr. J. Michl, Mentor
  • Anna Kundel
    "The Effects of 20 OH Ecdysone Hormone on Programmed Death in the Larval Mid Gut of the Mosquito Culex Pipiens, In Vitro." Brooklyn College of the City University of New York; Dr. Jim Nishiura, Mentor
  • Kenneth Mui
    "A Comparative Asbestos Risk Assessment Study: New York City Public School Buildings and Ambient Air in Asbest City, Russian Federation." Brooklyn College of the City University of New York; Dr. Robert Nolan, Mentor
  • Jimmy Seto
    "A Risk Assessment of the Air Samples Collected During Gasket Replacement at the Shell Oil Refinery, Houston, Texas." Brooklyn College of the City University of New York; Dr. Robert Nolan, Mentor
  • Ronit Socoloff
    "An Experimental Investigation of the Solubility of Gibbsite at 25 Celsius." Brooklyn College of the City University of New York; Dr. S.U. Aja, Mentor
  • Svetlana Zapolskaya
    "Bimodal Distribution of Errors in the Assessment of Navigation Estimation: A Novel Test for Diagnosing Alzheimer’s Disease and Navigational Abilities in Humans." SUNY Health Science Center of Brooklyn; Dr. John Kubie, Mentor