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
Current Next-Generation Vaccines for COVID-19: The Success and Challenges of mRNA Technology
Harballab's Project with Haley
Using a Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacogenetic Approach to Examine Nicotine Addiction
Emma's Project with Grace
SCOBY Skin: a probiotic-induced bioengineered microbial-based textile adhesive for wound healing
Vibha's Project with Cheldina
Resiniferatoxin: Mechanism in Treating Osteoarthritis Pain and Slowing Osteoarthritis Progression, Safety, and Efficacy
David's Project with Andrew
Considering how Microbial Colonization is Determined
Reilly's Project with Eliotte
Current and Forthcoming Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease
Reya's Project with Sage
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
How Histamine Can Treat Circadian Dysfunction
Inika's Project with Thomas
What are the most common types of hair loss and their treatment options?
Diya's Project with Courtney
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Down Syndrome Sensory Processing
Zoya's Project with Evelyn
How can medicinal herbs be utilized to create equitable and effective alternatives to current pharmaceutical drugs that are used to treat anxiety and depression?
Nandini's Project with Sarah
Comprehensive Analysis of Dyspraxia
Shannon's Project with Riya
Exploring the role of CRISPR in cell-based cancer immunotherapy
Meha's Project with Divya
A theoretical gene therapy for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer using CRISPR-Cas9 nickase
Shravan's Project with Josh
Exploring the Role of Periodontal Disease in the Pathogenesis of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
Satvik's Project with Gibran
The neglected mental health crisis: how the Covid-19 pandemic impacted minority groups and youth in the United States
Valeria's Project with Alexandria
Do video games improve the symptoms of Tourette’s Syndrome?
Michael's Project with Natalya
African Herbal Remedies: The Healing Abilities of Nature's Gift
Nicolette's Project with Rachel
Impacts of the microbiome on the development of RA
Dhruva's Project with Kyler
How do age and biological sex influence vaccine responses and public health guidelines?
Samiya's Project with Kim-Marie
Mitochondrial Disease: Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy and its causes, effects, and treatments.
Ryan's Project with Matthew
Medical Applications of CRISPR/Cas-9 Technologies
Nilesh's Project with Lucas
Effect of Hypoxia on Resistance to Immunotherapy
Alexandra's Project with Luke
How can the BDNF gene be used as a gene of interest in genetic treatment of major depressive disorder?
Emily's Project with Nella
Prediction4Protection: Machine Learning Application in Early Heart Disease Prediction
Ankita's Project with Swetha
How can aerobic exercise and classical music improve long-term memory after the onset of anterograde amnesia?
hope's Project with Sweyta
Barriers to Eating Disorder Treatment
Deshna's Project with Juliana
How CRISPR/Cas9 Can Be Used to Treat Cystic Fibrosis
Nandita's Project with Jacob
Immunotherapies for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Claire's Project with Carlos
How could AI assist in the prediction and search for risk factors of anorexia nervosa?
Krishnaveni's Project with Shaan
How do cardiovascular risk factors affect the chances of acquiring Alzheimer’s Disease?
Anoushka's Project with Jessica
Comprehensive Bioinformatics Meta-Analysis of Coronary Artery Disease and Myocardial Infarction
Rachana's Project with Laurynas
Probiotic Possibilities In Crohn’s Disease: A Research Review Article
Abhinav's Project with Alvin
A Review on Vitiligo: Pathogenesis, Etiology, Psychological Impacts, and Treatments.
Daman's Project with Peter
The effect of dance on the memory and proprioceptive ability of the elderly
Ella's Project with Adrian
Uses of CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing in chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy to treat B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Elena's Project with Jacob
Comparison of Root Canal vs. Dental Implant: Outcome and Success Rates
Vincent's Project with Gibran
How do maternal environmental factors influence a child’s risk of developing congenital heart defects?
Noora's Project with Briana
Treating Insomnia with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Implications for Mental Health Disorders
Rachel's Project with Courtney
Machine Learning in Modern Cancer Treatment
Sia's Project with Akshaya
Inclusion of Photolyase in Sunscreen and its Effects
Natasha's Project with Matthew