Age: 18San Jose, CA
Category: Science/Bio/Computational Geomics
Project Title: SNPpet: Deep Learning the Human Epigenome Reveals Regulatory Sequence Patterns and Genomic Mechanisms of Disease
Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
I hope to have completed my PhD in Genetics. Not really sure what happens next -- maybe I'll be a biotech investor or postdoc or a scientist at a genomics/drug company like Calico or Regeneron
If you could have dinner with the five most interesting people in the world, living or dead, who would they be?
Paris Sabeti, Feng Zhang, Darshan Upadhyaya, Eiji Aonuma, Richard Linklater
What is your absolute dream job?
Professional League of Legends coach
If you were a wrestler, what would your entrance song be?
Master of None
In the News
SAN JOSE TEEN AWARDED $10,000 FOR GENOMIC MECHANISMS OF DISEASE RESEARCH
Rajiv Movva to be Named a 2018 Davidson Fellow
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