Get to Know the 2020 Maryland BioGENEius Finalists

Meet your 2020 Maryland BioGENEius Challenge Finalists: Sreejato Chatterjee, Suoyi Feng, and Frank Horrigan. These three students were recognized for their outstanding individual research in STEM fields. Sreejato Chatterjee, a North Potomac, Md., resident and sophomore at Thomas S. Wootton High School won first place in this year’s competition for his research in biotechnology. His…

From BioGENEius to the White House Science Fair

From whitehouse.gov: Teen Tackles Early Cancer Detection Neil Davey, 20, of Gaithersburg, Maryland, took on the study of cancer for his International BioGENEius Challenge project. Neil’s goal was to detect cancer early, when there are often more treatment options and better outcomes for cancer patients. His technique uses a combination of drop-based microfluidics and polymerase chain…