May2017

  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholars Brian Sang and Michael Lai

    by - May 23, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Brian Sang Remediation of Aqueous Organic Contaminants: Sorption Coefficient Comparison of Various b-Cyclodextrin Modified Zeolites and Unmodified Zeolite Brian’s research is based on the removal of aqueous organic contaminants with the use of...
  • Gluten Is Not the Enemy

    by - May 19, 2017
    By SOPHIA ZARIFOPOULOS Fad diets will always exist, but recently the “gluten-free” diet has caught many people’s attention. The main issue concerning this diet is that most people lack awareness regarding gluten and its “negative effects.”...
  • Where’s the WiFi?

    by - May 17, 2017
    By ALEXA ALBICOCCO It is a common complaint heard among Jericho High School students that the Wi-Fi connectivity does not meet their needs, especially in certain places in the school such as the cafeteria and the...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholars Zhitong (John) Wang and Justin Kim

    by - May 10, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Zhitong (John) Wang Computational Modeling of Neuronal Networks: Clarifying Neural Dynamics for Neuropathological Investigations John’s research is on using computer modeling to study abnormal neuronal networks in schizophrenia. “Applications extend to virtual pharmacological...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholar Adam Pahlavan

    by - May 9, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Adam Pahlavan Connecting the Spin-Diluted Ising Model to Bacterial Chemotaxis: A Cluster- Based Approach to Characterizing Chemoreceptor Dynamics Adam’s project utilizes a novel application of a previously generated computer model to study bacterial...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholar Ruiwen (Doris) Fu

    by - May 8, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Ruiwen (Doris) Fu Potent Treatment of Renal Fibrosis: A Novel Inhibitor of Hipk2- Smad3 Interaction After moving to Jericho three years ago, Doris found her voice in science research. The Regeneron STS Scholar...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholars Serena Tam and Grace Hu

    by - May 4, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Serena Tam An extracellular matrix (ECM) targeting microRNA (miR-29) and its novel association with matricellular protein thrombospondin-2 (TSP2) Although science research focuses on all fields of science, the extracellular matrix within the human...
  • Super, Super Bowls

    by - May 2, 2017
    By GABRIELLE KATZ and JACKI SANDS A new local hot spot has emerged in the Jericho community. Super Bowls has locations all over Long Island in Sayville, Patchogue, and now Syosset. The restaurant chain is mostly...
  • Focus on 2017 Regeneron Scholar Nathaniel Lee

    by - May 1, 2017
    By CAROLINE CHEN Nathaniel Lee Novel Femtosecond ZnSe Ceramic Based Optical Parametric Oscillators: Cost-Effective Lasers for Infrared Spectroscopy Applications Nathaniel’s project is on the novel application of ceramic based materials for cheaper infrared lasers. “Previous infrared...