HSW Scientists Head to NYS Fair

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Three sophomore student-scientists from High School West – Shannon Alptekin, Sidney Padmanaban and Julia Savino – are among a dozen students from Long Island who were named New York State finalists at the Long Island Science Congress. They will take their project, “The Effect of Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors on the Rate of Peristalsis in Nematostella vectensis” to the New York State Science Competition in Syracuse on June 8.