PediatricsMentor Name: Hongxia Ren
- Internship Location:
- Pre Professional Interests Preferred:
Pre-Medicine, Pre-Veterinary Medicine
- Majors Preferred:
Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Neuroscience
- Hours per week:
- Flexible within regular work hours
- The prevalence of obesity is increasing at an alarming rate worldwide. Our work focuses on developing therapies for metabolic diseases, including obesity and diabetes. We include cutting-edge technologies in neuroscience and physiology and employ various models, including transgenic animal models, stem cells, and tissue cultures for our projects.
- Internship Duties:
- Data acquisition, quantification, and analysis.