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Michelle L., Ph.D.
Michelle earned her Bachelor's degree in veterinary science from the University of Arizona and her Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University in the Department of Biochemistry. Prior to her graduate work, she worked for several years at a small drug discovery company as well as at a large biotechnology company. Michelle has nine years of biological research experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, and biotechnology. She has authored primary research articles that have been published in journals such as The Journal of Biological Chemistry and Cancer Cell. Michelle has also been involved in the preparation of NIH grant applications, applications to smaller funding agencies, and in the review of many manuscripts for top scientific journals. Her areas of expertise include cell signaling, neurobiology and neuroscience, transcription control, cancer therapy, developmental biology, biochemistry, and genetics.