Maryland

Overview

The Maryland BioGENEius Challenge is a competition for high school students executing original research in biotechnology. The application deadline is May 1, 2017. Please start your application!

Winner(s) will receive an all-expense-paid trip to the International BioGENEius Challenge at the BIO International Convention in San Diego, CA, June 18-21, 2017.

THE 2016 Maryland BIOGENEIUS CHALLENGE:

Congratulations to all the students who participated in the 2016 Maryland BioGENEius Challenge – the winners were:

Anantha Sriya Reddy, Poolsville HS
2016 Maryland BioGENEius Challenge Winner
Application of modular cloning for rapid, specific and stable expression of multi-gene constructs of mammalian cells.

Druv Patel, Poolsville HS
2016 Maryland BioGENEius Challenge Runner Up
Optimazation of magnetic drug delivery to inner ear disorders and deep tissue organs.

Emily Wang, Poolesville HS
2015 Maryland BioGENEius Challenge Runner Up
An enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for detecting and differentiating between H3N2v and seasonal H3N2 influenza viruses.

For additional information or assistance with the 2016 Maryland BioGENEius Challenge please contact Jennifer Colvin (jcolvin@mdbiofoundation.org).