With Hundreds More in Pipeline, the First Amgen Scholars are Completing Their Ph.D.s

With Hundreds More in Pipeline, the First Amgen Scholars are Completing Their Ph.D.s

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In November, Amgen Scholar alumna Seychelle Vos bought a one-way plane ticket to Germany, where she will embark on a postdoctoral research fellowship at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen, in the group of Patrick Cramer.

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2011 Amgen Scholar Vanessa Gray Delves Into DNA, Including Her Own

2011 Amgen Scholar Vanessa Gray Delves Into DNA, Including Her Own

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In 2009, as a sophomore at Arizona State University in Tempe, Vanessa Gray started what would become a fruitful beginning as a scientist. She began conducting research with Sudhir Kumar, whose group uses genomics data from species ranging from primates to fish to make inferences about human disease.

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Faculty Mentor Olivia Martinez Builds Confidence in the Lab

Faculty Mentor Olivia Martinez Builds Confidence in the Lab

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As a young girl, science and math had been Olivia's favorite, and she had a natural aptitude for the subjects.

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2010 LMU Amgen Scholar Bartosz Helfer Takes His Summer Project to Publication

2010 LMU Amgen Scholar Bartosz Helfer Takes His Summer Project to Publication

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In 2009, Bartosz Helfer was well into earning his bachelor’s degree in cognitive sciences at Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, one of the biggest universities in one of the largest cities in Poland.

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Karolinska Institutet Faculty Mentor Lisa Westerberg on Mentorship

Karolinska Institutet Faculty Mentor Lisa Westerberg on Mentorship

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As an undergraduate at Karolinska Institutet, Lisa Westerberg had her sights set on learning as many methods as possible. 

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