Channel

University of California, San Francisco

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R&D Budget

$1.1 billion

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Number of Labs

1,000+

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Number of Scientists

2,900+


PROFILE

Amy Jacobson

University of California, San Francisco

Fishbach Laboratory

Trying to reduce inflammation by genetically altering proteins

Primary Research

Genetics

Challenges

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

β€œIt must have taken people decades to figure some of this stuff out that we're able to take advantage of, and you're thinking, 'maybe I'm developing something that 50 years from now is just going to be standard protocol.'”
– Amy Jacobson

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ABOUT Amy Jacobson

  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I competitive?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Both