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Ed Miao

Dr. Ed Miao’s corner of immunology research involves the rather dramatic plot twist that occurs when a cell confronted by an enemy pathogen basically blows itself up to stop the invader from causing more damage to the body.

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Nimmi Ramanujam

Nimmi Ramanujam and her research team created the Pocket Colposcope, and a sister device the Callascope, lightweight, handheld devices which bring improved cervical cancer screening to settings where these capabilities have not been available.

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Esther Kim Lee

Esther Kim Lee’s book, “Made Up Asians: Yellowface During the Exclusion Era,” won the 2023 Barnard Hewitt Award for Outstanding Research in Theatre History.

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Zhao Zhang

In the emerging, important fields of artificial intelligence and genomic research, Zhao Zhang stands out as a bold and innovative thinker.

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