China News Service, July 13th Recently, a primary school student in Kunming, Yunnan won the award for "Research on the function and mechanism of C10orf67 in the development of colorectal cancer", which has aroused social concern. Many people questioned: such a level of scientific research far exceeds a primary school. The cognitive scope of sixth grade students. The Kunming Institute of Zoology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences responded today via the official website that after preliminary verification, the students of the winning project were the sons of researchers at the Kunming Institute of Zoology.
In response to this public opinion incident, the Kunming Institute of Zoology attached great importance to it. An investigation team has been established to conduct an in-depth investigation into the matter, and follow-up will promptly feed back the relevant investigation results to the society.