The SBC National competition brings together the winners of each of the regional competitions to present their work before some of Canada’s pre-eminent scientists. In addition to a cash award, students vie for a chance to advance to the International Biogenius Competition, held annually at the BIO International Convention.

 

SANOFI BIOGENIUS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITION INFORMATION

Monday May 7th through Wednesday May 9th, 2018

The competition will take place on May 8th, 2018, it is open to the public and all are welcome!

Competition Location:

David Naylor Student Commons Room
Medical Sciences Building, UofT
1 Kings College Circle,
Toronto, ON
M5S 1A8


2018 National Competitors




Aaron Abraham

Alberta:
Aaron Abraham


Applying machine learning to predict Alzheimer’s disease using L-arginine cycle metabolites

Albert Nitu

Eastern Ontario:
Albert Nitu


A novel approach to a highly-effective genetic biomarker-based method for the early-detection of infectious pathogens

Marc Henein

Quebec:
Marc Henein


Bioresponsive hydrogel for the treatment of iron overload disorders
Dhanishta Ambwani

Atlantic:
Dhanishta Ambwani


Finding Antagonistic Bacteria to Control Verticillum Dahliae

Daphne-Eleni Archonta

Greater Toronto:
Daphne-Eleni Archonta


Electrotactic-based microfluidic chip for C. elegans phenotypic analysis of α-synuclein toxicity in Parkinson’s disease

Harkirat Bhullar

Saskatchewan:
Harkirat Bhullar


Battling Superbugs: A Machine Learning Framework for Identifying Novel Antibiotic Resistance Factors
Kai Leong

British Columbia:
Kai Leong


Gait Variability as a Potential Biomarker for Early Alzheimer’s Disease

Jacob Harvey

Manitoba:
Jacob Harvey


Bioplastic production from degradation products of Polyethylene terephthalate

Sajeev Kohli

Southwestern Ontario:
Sajeev Kohli


Recruiting Endogenous Proteins for Site Specific Transport