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Clinical OMICs Features Kiana Aran on “10 Under 40” List

This article first appeared in the March/April 2020 issue of Clinical OMICs.

It is with great pleasure that we introduce to you our 2020 selections of 10 Under 40—scientists under the age of 40 who are making significant contributions in their areas of research. While there are undoubtedly scores of other researchers and scientist not on this list that could qualify—the Broad’s Feng Zhang immediately comes to mind—our intention was not necessarily to highlight the biggest stars in the field, rather to shine a light on the efforts of some that have may have flown under the radar.

Chosen via nominations from our editorial advisory board and in-house editors, that’s not to say our roster of five women and five men lacks star power.

Kiana Aran, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics, Keck Graduate Institute; Co-founder, Nanosens Innovations; Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Cardea Bio

Kiana Aran, is an electrical and biomedical engineer with a primary research focus on combining biology with electronic transistors to create biology gated transistors for integrative multi-omics analysis, with the aim of accelerating the understanding of biology and to develop tools for healthcare applications.

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