Uchechukwu Akoma

Uche is originally from Nigeria but has lived in Houston for more than 10 years. Uche was a research assistant in the lab from January 2015 through December 2017, and studied natural variation in P-element repression in D. melanogaster. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biology in May 2017. He is currently working as a research technician at Baylor College of Medicine, and hopes to attend medical school. 

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