Go to Polygence Scholars page
Ana Yang's cover illustration
Polygence Scholar2023
Ana Yang's profile

Ana Yang

Class of 2028Hillsborough, CA

About

Hello, my name is Ana and I am a middle school student at Menlo School. I am interested in lifestyle, nutrition, and epigenetics. I hope to study sciences that can help my grandma and others affected by diseases and dementia.

Projects

  • "Cells and Aging" with mentor Maiko (Nov. 17, 2023)

Project Portfolio

Cells and Aging

Started June 5, 2023

Portfolio item's cover image

Abstract or project description

In this project, I will ask how cells are affected when your body is aging. What is epigenetics, and how does your body recognize problems? How do diet and exercise help your cells? I will write an article and include some pictures.