advertisement

Peering into the petri dish

July 30, 2009 | 4:58 p.m. CDT
Hickman High School graduate Elizabeth Choe examines petri dishes of therapeutic salmonella bacteria recovered from cancerous prostate tumors at the non-profit Cancer Research Center in Columbia, Wednesday. Choe was recognized as a semifinalist in the 2009 Intel Science Talent Search for her research into different strains of cancer targeting bacteria. She will be attending MIT this fall.

RELATED STORIES: Two Hickman students recognized for science talent in national competition

advertisements