Polygence mentors

Polygence mentors are selected based on their exceptional academic background, teaching experience, and unique ability to inspire the next generation of innovative thinkers and industry leaders

Deobrat

Deobrat

PhD

Expertise

Cancer Stem Cells/ RNA biology/ Adult and pediatric brain cancers

Christopher

Christopher

PhD candidate

Expertise

General biology, cancer biology, stem cell biology, cancer immunology, or cancer therapy.

Rachel

Rachel

PhD candidate

Expertise

neurodegenerative diseases, structural biology, drug design, cancer, biochemistry

Daniel

Daniel

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Cancer Metabolism, Cancer Therapeutics

Rebecca

Rebecca

PhD candidate

Expertise

Molecular mechanisms behind cellular processes

Xanne

Xanne

PhD candidate

Expertise

Immunology, brain tumor; T cell exhaustion; immunotherary; clinical trials; CRISPR technology, gene therapy, immune cell recovery following bone marrow transplant

Haille

Haille

MD/PhD candidate

Expertise

Cancer biology, psychology, neuroscience, physiology, anatomy, pharmacology, genetics, immunology etc.

Emily

Emily

MD/PhD candidate

Expertise

Oncology, immunology, medicine, neuroscience

Anthony

Anthony

PhD

Expertise

Glial biology, neuroscience, brain cancer, neurodegenerative diseases, neuroinflammation, multiple sclerosis

Abrar

Abrar

PhD

Expertise

Cancer biology, Bioinformatics, Genomics/Genetics, Medicine/Health, Scientific writing

Steven

Steven

PhD candidate

Expertise

Biology, Biotechnology, Immunology, Cancer Biology, Virology

Riya

Riya

DMD candidate

Expertise

Biology, Dentistry, Medicine, Public Health, Community Service/Philanthropy, Biomedical Sciences, Entrepreneurship

Evelyn

Evelyn

MEng candidate

Expertise

history of gene therapy in the biotech field, methods of gene therapy to cure cancer, Reasons tumors are evading our immune system, Relationship between cancer and diet, A study of our immune system, cutting edge therapies to treat cancer, research proposal on cancer treatment

Logan

Logan

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cancer Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Chemical Biology

Jose

Jose

PhD candidate

Expertise

Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Mechanisms, Microbiology, Immunology, Microbiome

Nicole

Nicole

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cancer Biology, Molecular Biology, Project Management, Clinical Research

Austin

Austin

MD/PhD candidate

Expertise

Medicine, Medicinal Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Protein Engineering, Organic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Cancer Biology, Biomedical Device Ideation

Shashwat

Shashwat

MD/PhD candidate

Expertise

Neurosurgery, Neuro-Oncology, Neurology, Medical Imaging

Jude

Jude

MD/PhD candidate

Expertise

Cancer Biology, Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology

Abigail

Abigail

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cancer biology, research, translational research