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At every turn, fate conspired against Ron Yu's plan for the future. Not one to be discouraged, Yu transformed life’s random events into fruitful opportunities and a successful research career.
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Model organisms allow researchers to answer a variety of biological questions. Recent technological advances have expanded the number of model organisms available.
The Graduate School of the Stowers Institute will prepare a select group of young scientists whose truly transformative and integrative approaches to research will revolutionize 21st century biology.