User:Michael Hwang

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Michael Hwang (an artistic interpretation)
  • Michael Hwang
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Major: Course 20
  • Minor: Course 15
  • Residence: Baker House, MIT
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Research Summary: I worked in the lab of Prof. Richard Hynes my freshman year, and in the lab of Prof. Robert Weinberg my sophomore year. This past summer, I worked at Genentech under David Dornan and Jeff Settleman, and for two summers in high school I worked at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in the lab of Beatrice Knudsen.


  • 2013, BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research interests

  1. Novel regulators of epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) in the context of cancer metastasis and cancer stem cells
  2. Modeling drug resistance and sensitivity, specifically EGFR inhibitors in cancer


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