Winners in Young Scientist Symposium 2017

School of Applied Science students have bagged 5 out of 10 Poster Presentation Merit Awards and the Audience Award (The Most Engaging Oral Presentation) in the Young Scientist Symposium 2017 (YSS 2017) organised by the Singapore Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. The symposium was held on 8 Mar 2017 at the Singapore Science Centre. Congratulations to the Biotechnology, Biomedical Science and Veterinary Technology students!

Award  

Winners

Project title

Oral Presentation – Audience Award: The Most Engaging Oral Presentation

TAN WEI QUAN, JOEL  

Development of customized bacterial vaccines for aquaculture

Poster Presentation Merit Award

NG JUN YENN, EDWIN 

Development of auto-identification system based on mosquito flight bio-signatures

Poster Presentation Merit Award

JOHN PAUL KOH CHERN SHWEN

An investigation on the effects of damage-associated molecular patterns on the DNA integrity in human spermatozoa

Poster Presentation Merit Award

LOO LIANG HUI 

Effects of oxygen and glucose on polymicrobial interactions of Escherichia coli and Enterococcus faecalis

Poster Presentation Merit Award

CHIANG ZHI HUI, RON 

A structural study on drug-resistance mutations in HIV-1 reverse transcriptase

Poster Presentation Merit Award

NUR FATIMAH FARZANAH BTE J 

Establishment and characterization of patient derived preclinical models of neuroblastoma

 

The Diploma Representatives who facilitated the students’ competition include: Mr Goh Miah Kiat (overall coordinator), Dr Lee Yun Hwa, Dr Irsan Lim, Dr Leong Meng Fatt, Mdm Ong Eng Gim and Ms Valerie Koh.