Congratulations to the Urban Science Teams for big wins at the BioEHSC competition earlier this month!
Team A took first place for its presentation, Glutamatergic Depression via Microelectrode Array in Seizures. Team members include Charlotte B ('21), Emilio H ('22), Zadie W ('22) and Anna M ('22). See their presentation here.
Team B won second place in the video competition and an Honorable Mention under the Medical Engineering competition for its entry Using Urinalysis Biomarkers to Diagnose HER2+ Breast Cancer. Team members include Ava R ('22), Isa L ('23), Caroline K ('23) and Jacob S ('22). See their presentation here.
The BioEHSC competition, an annual research and design competition held for high school students interested in bioengineering and biotechnology, is hosted each year by UC Berkeley. Judges include professors, science and industry professionals and graduate students. Learn more about the science department at Urban here.
Congrats to all teams! A special thanks to Faculty Sponsor Panayiota Theodosopoulos, M.D..