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A 17-year-old who knows less about life than she thought she did. Fascinated by biology, specifically biocomputing, synthetic biology, and bioinformatics.
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“All things are poison and nothing is without poison; only the dose makes a thing not a poison.”

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If healthcare were a country, it would be the fifth-largest emitter of greenhouse gases on the planet. That’s a carbon footprint the same as the emissions of 514 coal-fired power plants, equivalent to 4.4% of global net emissions.

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An Overview of Synthetic Biology

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Cancer is a disease where mutated cells divide uncontrollably and start to destroy healthy cells. For lung cancer, that means that these tumors form in the lungs and if left untreated, can spread throughout the body in a process called metastasis.

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Carbon Engineering Plant in British Columbia, Canada

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