CCA team wins bronze medal at iGEM Giant Jamboree

Back row (l-r): Martin Holmes (Project Leader), Victoria Li, Jasmine King, Shrey Sambhwani, Milan Sanghvi; Front row (l-r): Victoria Chen, Emily Kang, Maggie Tran, Aida Razavilar (project leader).

Two weekends ago, 10 students from Canyon Crest Academy ’s iGEM team traveled to Boston for the annual iGEM Giant Jamboree. iGEM (International Genetic Engineering Machine) is an international synthetic biology competition. The students impressed the judges with their ambitious project called HORIZON which builds on their 2017 imPAHct project. The team won a bronze medal.

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