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Carlos Valdez

Carlos Valdez


I have wanted to be a scientist for as long as I can remember.”

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Doris Lam

Doris Lam


It was a remarkable moment when our team recorded electrical activity, for the first time, throughout a reconstructed 3D neural tissue.”

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Jacqueline Jolley

Jacqueline Jolley

Administrative Specialist

I love the fact that I get to meet and work with people from different areas of the world.”

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Stephannie Brown

Stephannie Brown

Administrative Assistant

I am proud of the Get to Know Your Colleagues weekly newsletter that I worked on.”

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