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  1. Birdman3000

    2019 Applicant Profiles and Admissions Results

    Hey guys, Just wondering if the schools I picked are a good fit for me. I am passionate about understanding neurological diseases using a combination of approaches (cell biology, microscopy, computational biology). Thanks for your time! Undergrad Institution: Large UCMajor(s): BiochemistryMinor(s): n/aGPA in Major: 3.68Overall GPA: 3.72Position in Class: Top 5-10%Type of Student: Domestic maleGRE Scores (revised/old version):Q: 163 (83)V: 157 (76)W: 4 (59)Research Experience: 1 Year in structural biology lab with 1 publication in prep, then transitioned to 1.5 years in an interdisciplinary lab with 3 publications (1 submitted, 3 in prep)Awards/Honors/Recognitions: Undergrad Research Scholar, Dean's Honor List for 3 yearsPertinent Activities or Jobs: Worked full time in my current lab for a summer, learning assistant for organic chemistryAny Miscellaneous Accomplishments that Might Help: Presented poster at two different conferences (one at school, one at Amgen)Special Bonus Points: Famous PIApplying to Where:Berkeley - MCB - Neurobiology, Genetics/Genomics, Biochemistry University of Chicago - Biosciences - Molecular Biosciences, Neurosciences UW - MCB - Neuroscience UW - Neuroscience - Cell and Molecular Neuroscience UCSF - Neuroscience - Cell and Molecular Neuroscience Oregon Health and Science University - Neuroscience - Molecular, Cellular, Neurobiology of Disease

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