Outstanding young scientists awarded president’s prize
Young scientists who made brilliant achievements this year received the presidential prize of 2018 from Chief of Staff to the president Z.Enkhbold on December 18.
The president annually awards young scientists in order to promote the development of science and encourage young scientists to be innovative and creative.
Chief of the Genetics Laboratory of the Institute of General and Experimental Biology operating under the Mongolian Academy of Sciences PhD B.Tserendulam received the presidential prize for her work titled “Novel interaction partners of chromatin remodeller CHD7, a protein mutated in charge syndrome”.
The presidential prize was also presented to senior lecturer of the Mongolian University of Science and Technology’s School of Information and Communication Technology PhD D.Zolzaya for her thesis titled “Deriving human activity from geo-located data by ontological reasoning”.
PhD B.Khongorzul, a researcher of the Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences’ Department of Science and Technology, received the prize for her thesis “Stem cell and its niche in pituitary gland: notch signaling-mediated cell-to-cell interaction is dependent on E-cadherin adhesion”.