Urban Barcode Project Team Team Smartphone
Program:
Urban Barcode Project
Year:
2014-15
Research Topic:
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Project:

Possible Correlation Between Bacterial Fingerprints on Smartphones of Mothers and Their Children
Students:
Daniela Finkel, Tyler Lederer-Plaskett, Azeez Adeyemi
School:
Ethical Culture Fieldston Culture, The Bronx
Mentors:
Palma Repole

Abstract:

Smartphones are breeding grounds for bacteria normally located on the human body. We want to know how diverse the bacteria on smartphones are. We also want to study the relationship between the bacterial microbiomes of mothers and children by seeing if there’s a correlation between bacteria found on their smartphones.

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