2020
Alumni (Fellow)

Kim Arena

Newman Family Jefferson Fellow
Cold Spring Harbor, New York
Degrees:
B.S. Duke University (2016)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Biology

Bio:

Kim’s research focuses on elucidating the cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying peripheral motor nerve regeneration following injury in zebrafish. Kim received a Cell and Molecular Biology Training Grant from the National Institute of Health and the Distinguished Graduate Mentoring Award from U.Va.’s Department of Biology.

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