Desirey Flores and M. Clayton Speed From the Del Mar College Biotechnology Program Win Awards!

Biotechnology students Desirey Flores and M. Clayton Speed won cash awards along with 2nd and 1st place in the undergraduate poster competition during the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) conference on November 1, 2013, held in New Orleans, LA.  Ms. Flores presented a poster entitled “Investigating the Role of 53BP1 in DNA Repair” and M. Clayton presented “Investigating the Role of DNA Repair Enzymes in Replication Associated Damage in Osteosarcoma and Micro-Cell Culture Lines.” There were over 140 student presenters attending the meeting.

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