Over the past 43 years, Putnam City students, teachers and families have raised more than $3.6 million to combat cancer.
More than 30 students from Putnam City Schools spent time in labs OMRF this week.
Cost for the fun run is $15 per person, and the 5K is $30.
The 2017 class includes 50 teens from across the state.
OMRF opened its doors for 17 elementary-school scientists on Tuesday.
More than 1,000 runners and walkers turned out at Wheeler Park on Nov. 5.