Kristin Krukenberg is currently an analytical scientist at Shire. Before moving to Shire, she was a postdoctoral scholar at Harvard Medical School where she was a founding member of the Future of Research group and one of the lead organizers of the Future of Research Symposium in 2014. As a graduate student at the University of California, San Francisco, she studied the molecular structure and function of the chaperone Hsp90. As a postdoctoral fellow, she studied the role of poly(ADP-ribose)polymerases and the post-translational modification, poly(ADP-ribose), in both cancer cells and the immune response from a biochemical and cell biological perspective.
Talks with this Speaker
Concerned with the sustainability of the scientific enterprise, a postdoc group founded an advocacy and outreach organization called the Future of Research. (Talk recorded in July 2015)
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