Channel

Drexel University

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R&D Budget

$112 Million

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Number of Labs

100

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Number of Scientists

300


PROFILE

Katherine Shepard

Drexel University

Akins Lab

Trying to find out how genes are expressed differently in different parts of the brain

Primary Research

Neuroscience

Challenges

Autism

“When I took Biology in high school, I fell in love with it, and decided that was what I wanted to do.”
– Katherine Shepard

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curious about Gaining a better understanding of what happens in the brain of someone with Autism
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ABOUT Katherine Shepard

  • Gender
  • Female
  • Nationality
  • American
  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • No
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I competitive?
  • No
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Planner