User:Minmin Yen

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Minmin Yen (an artistic interpretation)

I work in the Schauer Lab at MIT for my UROP. I learned about OpenWetWare from 20.109 , and I've joined because 20.109 Class.


  • 2007, GED, TJHSST
  • 2011, BS, MIT

Research interests

  1. Molecular Pharmacology
  2. Genetic Toxicology
  3. Discovery and Delivery of Molecular Therapeutics

Registration/Questionnaire: 20.109 Fall 2008

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myen2011 AT mit DOT edu

Have you taken or are you taking...

7.05/5.07 (Biochemistry) NO
7.06 (Cell Biology) NO
7.02 (General Biology Lab) NO
5.310 (General Chemistry Lab) NO

Do you have any experience culturing cells (mammalian, yeast or microbial)?

Do you have any experience in molecular biology (electrophoresis, PCR, etc)?

Please briefly describe any previous laboratory experience

NIH, NCI, Laboratory of Immune Cell Biology: 2006-2008 summers UVA Developmental Biology Laboratory: 2005 summer MIT Biological Engineering Laboratory: Jan 2008 - present

Anything else you would like us to know?

Interested in molecular pharmacology and the delivery of molecular therapeutics for a variety of diseases, especially those that are particularly common in third world countries.


  1. Goldbeter A and Koshland DE Jr. An amplified sensitivity arising from covalent modification in biological systems. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1981 Nov;78(11):6840-4. DOI:10.1073/pnas.78.11.6840 | PubMed ID:6947258 | HubMed [Paper1]
  2. JACOB F and MONOD J. Genetic regulatory mechanisms in the synthesis of proteins. J Mol Biol. 1961 Jun;3:318-56. DOI:10.1016/s0022-2836(61)80072-7 | PubMed ID:13718526 | HubMed [Paper2]

    leave a comment about a paper here

  3. ISBN:0879697164 [Book1]

All Medline abstracts: PubMed | HubMed

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