Brígida Álvarez Rodríguez High School Student, Awarded 1st Place in the Scientific Fair

joseJosé Muñiz, a senior at the Specialized School in Science and Mathematics Brígida Álvarez Rodríguez High School, who performed his summer research at UCC in the laboratory of Dr. Ramon Jorquera was awarded 1st place in the scientific fair. His work “Locomotor Analysis of Drosophila Mutants Affecting Neurotransmitter Release” will now be presented at the International Science and Engineering Fair in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where he will be representing Puerto Rico. José has been accepted into the BS in Neuroscience at the American University Washington D.C.