Congratulations to our summer blog contest winners!

This summer, Kerafast hosted a summer blog contest in which we invited our community to submit articles to our online blog. The winner is receiving a $500 Amazon gift card, and two runners up are each receiving $100 Amazon gift cards.

The votes are in, and we’re excited to announce the results. Congratulations to our winners!


First Place

Dipanjan Basu, PhD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Blog: Is cancer just bad luck?

Runners Up

Netanya Y. Spencer, MD, PhD
Blog: Rock, Paper, Scissors: P53, the Stock Market, and CRISPR

Syed Moiz Ahmed, Nanyang Technological University
Blog: A novel mechanism of combating inherent DNA replication problems?


We’re always looking for blog contributions. If you’d like to write for our blog, please get in touch at It can be a great way to gain exposure among a worldwide community of scientists.

Articles can cover any topic that might be of interest to a general scientific audience; ideas include a description of your research, trends in your research area, tips and tricks for other scientists, or a review of a recent conference. We look forward to hearing from you!