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Bioscience Education Canada

Arjun Nair, Grade 11 Calgary Student

Caption: Arjun Nair, 16, a grade 11 Calgary student, won the top $5,000 prize in the 2013 Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada. A panel of eminent Canadian scientists assembled at the Ottawa headquarters of the National Research Council of Canada, also awarded his cancer research a special $1,000 prize for the project with the greatest commercial potential. Arjun and second prize winner Selin Jessa of Vancouver will represent Canada in the International BioGENEius Challenge, BIO conference, Chicago, April 22-23.

Credit: Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada

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