ESP Biography

LAUREL KINMAN, MIT biology graduate student

Major: Biology

College/Employer: MIT

Year of Graduation: G

Picture of Laurel Kinman

Brief Biographical Sketch:

I am a fist-year graduate student in the MIT biology department, interested in protein biochemistry, structural biology, and mathematical modeling. Outside the classroom, I am interested in outreach, mentoring, and advocacy.

Past Classes

  (Clicking a class title will bring you to the course's section of the corresponding course catalog)

S12817: Next Generation Biology in HSSP Spring 2019 (Feb. 23, 2019)
Is 23andMe reliable? What is that new MIT nano center about? Should we be worried about designer babies? An exciting look into new emerging fields in biology. Topics include CRISPR and gene editing, sequencing technologies and ancestry testing, protein engineering, neuroscience, and bioethics.