Conan Zhao Joins ScienceMatters Hall of Fame

The biophysicist/pianist in Sam Brown’s lab wins Episode 3 quiz

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The biophysicist/pianist in Sam Brown’s lab wins Episode 3 quiz.

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Conan Zhao, a research assistant in the lab of Sam Brown, won ScienceMatters Episode 3 quiz. Brown is an associate professor in the School of Biological Sciences and a member of the Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience.

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Conan Zhao is the winner of ScienceMatters Episode 3 quiz.

ScienceMatters Episode 3 features M.G. Finn, chair of the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Finn described his efforts to create a vaccine against the dreadful parasitic disease leishmaniasis.

The quiz question was: What sugar molecule mentioned in Episode 3 is the main reason surgeons can’t transplant organs from animals into humans?

The answer is in the rest of the story, here.

 

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College of Sciences, School of Biological Sciences

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ScienceMatters, Conan Zhao, Sam Brown
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  • Created By: A. Maureen Rouhi
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  • Created On: Sep 13, 2018 - 9:38am
  • Last Updated: Sep 14, 2018 - 2:17pm