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Name:
 
Abigail Ruiz Rivera
 
 
Hometown:
 
Salinas, PR
 
 
Degree(s):

 
B.S. Biology
University of Puerto Rico, Cayey, PR
 
 
Honors & Awards:






 
NIH F31 Pre-doctoral fellowship (HD072594) 2012

NIH/NIDDK American Physiological Society Travel Award (2012)

2nd place poster presentation, Puerto Rico Physiological Society’s 2nd Annual meeting (2012)

FASEB-MARC Travel Award to SSR (Society for the Study of Reproduction) Annual Meeting (July 2009) 
 

 
Entered PhD program:
 
2009
 
 
Year(s) in RISE Program:
 
3  
Mentors:


 
Dr. Kenira Thompson (RISE)
Dr. Virgilio Salvo (rotation)
Yainyrette Rivera (student mentor)
 
 
Research interests: Human diseases, cancer biology, reproductive biology, cellular and molecular biology, immunology  

 

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