Channel

University of Massachusetts Medical School

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R&D Budget

$215 Million

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Number of Labs

200

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Number of Scientists

400


PROFILE

Ana Maldonado-Contreras

University of Massachusetts Medical School

Lab of Beth McCormick

Trying to understand how bacteria communicate with each other and the cells of the intestine

Primary Research

Cellular Biology

Challenges

Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Cystic Fibrosis

“One of the key elements in my career has been the people that believe in me that are invested in my success.”
– Ana Maldonado-Contreras

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curious about how bacteria cause disease
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ABOUT Ana Maldonado-Contreras

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