Age: 18San Diego, CA
Project Title: New Antibacterials: Conjugation-Mediated Transmission of Cytotoxic Genes for Targeted Bacterial Cell Elimination
If you could have dinner with the five most interesting people in the world, living or dead, who would they be?
Bill Nye, Rosalind Franklin, Amelia Earhart, Fred Rogers, John Oliver
If you had a warning label, what would yours say?
Safety goggles recommended
What is one of your favorite quotes?
“If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.” – Carl Sagan
In the News
8/26/17 - The San Diego Union Tribune: Canyon Crest Student Earns $10K Scholarship For Superbug Research8/24/17 - KOGO AM - Kang Awarded $10K Davidson Fellows Scholarship
SAN DIEGO TEEN AWARDED $10,000 FOR ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE ALTERNATIVE
Anthony Kang to be Named a 2017 Davidson Fellow
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