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Areas of expertise: Cell Biology, Cancer, Immunology, Viruses and Microbes

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M Phil, PhD, Yale University Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale University School of Medicine Postdoctoral Fellow, California Institute of Technology

Areas of expertise: Bioengineering, Biophysics, Viruses and Microbes, Biomedical Sciences, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Immunology, DNA, RNA, Proteins

Biography, Education and Training

Rebecca studies the molecular mechanisms of human virus surface antigens and antiviral antibodies using a diverse toolkit of structural and biochemical techniques. She uses her discoveries to design novel vaccines and antiviral therapeutics. Before joining UCSC, she was a postdoctoral fellow at the Pasteur Institute in Paris, France, and at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. She received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry at UC San Diego and her bachelor's degree from the Univer... more »

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Karyn Skemp

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‭(831) 459-3651‬

Areas of expertise: Electrical Engineering, Optics, Biotechnology, Bioengineering, Viruses and Microbes, Neuroscience, Material Science, Solid State Physics, Quantum Mechanics, Computational Modeling

Biography, Education and Training

Prof. Yanik's research focuses on Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) detection from human blood using nano-fluidic platforms for cancer diagnostics. His research interests includes nanoplasmonic and metamaterial devices for ultrasensitive infrared/terahertz spectroscopy of biomolecules/chemicals and high-throughput, cost effective, BioNEMS technologies for life sciences and point-of-care diagnostics. His expertise is in high-end nanolithography and bio-patterning as well as theory and engineering... more »

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