Department of Biological Engineering
Hello, I am Kat Pak.
Biological Engineering at MIT, Class of 2009
Registration/Questionnaire: 20.109 Fall 2007
Year of Graduation
katpak AT mit DOT edu
Have you taken
Yes, I've taken 7.05.
7.06 (Cell Biology)
I am currently enrolled in 7.06.
7.02 (General Biology Lab)
5.310 (General Chemistry Lab)
Do you have any experience culturing cells (mammalian, yeast or microbial)?
Do you have any experience in molecular biology (electrophoresis, PCR, etc)?
Please briefly describe any previous laboratory experience
Summer 2007: I worked at Caltech on the iGEM project. Specifically, I was working on the design and implementation of riboregulators.
January 2006-June 2007: I worked in Prof. Shuguang Zhang's lab at MIT on a fusion protein for error correction in DNA synthesis.
August 2004-August 2005: I worked at the Public Health Research Institute in Newark, New Jersey on developing a diagnostic assay to detect pathogenic species in humans with molecular beacons.