Channel

University of Chicago

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R&D Budget

$412 Million

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Number of Labs

200

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Number of Scientists

400


PROFILE

Heather Wheeler

University of Chicago

Lab of Eileen Dolan

Trying to lessen the side effects of chemotherapy by personalizing therapy

Primary Research

Genetics

Challenges

Cancer - Other

“I'm the first person to see the data. It's very exciting to push the button, and make a potentially new discovery.”
– Heather Wheeler

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curious about genetic variations and the effectiveness of cancer treatment
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ABOUT Heather Wheeler

  • Gender
  • Female
  • Nationality
  • United States
  • Native
    Language
  • English
  • Where I Grew Up (Country)
  • United States
  • Were my parents scientists?
  • Neither
  • Am I worrier?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I imaginative?
  • Somewhat
  • Am I competitive?
  • Yes
  • Am I a team player?
  • Yes
  • Am I spontaneous or a planner?
  • Planner
  • Am I detailed oriented?
  • Yes