Passion Projects of Students
Polygence's student-led, mentor-guided projects span topics across STEM, humanities, and the arts, and final projects include scientific research papers, comparative studies, original music, and much more!
- Comp Sci
- Creative Writing
- Environmental Science
- Game Design
- Literature and Languages
- Organizational Leadership
- Public Health
- Social Science
- Sports Analytics
CRISPR/Cas9 Gene Editing: An Approach to Prevent Hereditary Cancers
Cayla's Project with Sophie
Novel CAR design dually targets HER2+ breast cancer and MDSCs to improve efficacy in solid tumors
Angel's Project with Ashley
The Role of Epithelial Cell Extrusion in Carcinoma: Mechanotransduction and Drug Treatment
Isabelle's Project with Janice
Current treatments and future directions in leukemia
Nashita's Project with Sage
Analyzing the Connections of Microglial Phenotypes in the Progression of Neurodegeneration and Tumors And The Future For Therapeutic Treatments
Sanjana's Project with Olivia
What is the current state of epi-drugs targeting DNA methylation used against leukemias, and what is their validity in terms of efficacy and safety?
Dheemant (Abhi)'s Project with Sabin
Exploring the role of CRISPR in cell-based cancer immunotherapy
Meha's Project with Divya
How does exposure to environmental toxins during key developmental stages affect one's risk of getting breast cancer later in life?
Eda's Project with Briana
Predicting Melanoma Patient's Responses to Nivolumab Immunotherapy Using Machine Learning Models
Dnyanada's Project with Hugh
A theoretical gene therapy for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer using CRISPR-Cas9 nickase
Shravan's Project with Josh
Ready to start your own project?
At Polygence, we value curiosity, creativity, and collaboration. Work 1 on 1 with an expert mentor on a project built around your passions and interests.
A Paper on the Relationship Between the Most Significant Breast Cancer Susceptibility Proteins, Aldehydes, and Prostate Cancer
Nihitha's Project with Abigail