Gözde Demirer, Ph.D., California Institute of Technology:  Rewriting the story of plant genetic engineering with nanotechnology.  Profile

Smruthi Karthikeyan, Ph.D., California Institute of Technology: From the gut to the clinic: Disseminating the role of horizontal gene transfer in antimicrobial resistance acquisition via culture-independent approaches.  Profile

Zheng Kuang, Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University:  Circadian heterogeneity at the host-microbe interface.  Profile

Lily Cheung, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology: Deorphanization of pleiotropic drug resistance transporters.  Profile

Simon Sponberg, Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology:  Orchestrating agile, coordinated motor control with precise spike timing.  Profile

Ryann Fame, Ph.D., Stanford University:  Origin and neurodevelopmental roles of perinatal cerebrospinal fluid (CSF).  Profile

Molly Ohainle, Ph.D., University of California Berkeley:  Defining cellular barriers to cross-species virus infections.  Profile

Peter Sudmant, Ph.D., University of California Berkeley:  Identifying novel targets of aging and lifespan across organismal, population, and molecular scales.  Profile

Cathryn Cadwell, M.D., Ph.D., University of California San Francisco:  Areal specification of the human prefrontal cortex.  Profile

Ritchie Chen, Ph.D., University of California San Francisco:  Genetically targeted bioelectronics to map brain-body pathways.  Profile