Channel

University of California, Los Angeles

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R&D Budget

$731 Million

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Number of Labs

300

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Number of Scientists

600


PROFILE

Wen Gu

University of California, Los Angeles

Christofk Lab

Trying to grow tissues to help patients like those with brain and spinal cord injuries

Primary Research

Pharmacology

Challenges

Spinal Cord Injury
Liver Disease

“When I was a kid, I got an infection and was hospitalized. As a curious kid, I went looking to the literature to see if there was any treatment for my specific infection.”
– Wen Gu

Are you curious enough?

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ABOUT Wen Gu

  • Nationality
  • China
  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Yes
  • Am I competitive?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Planner