Scientist Spotlight

Ambassador Spotlight: Kelsey Gray

Oct 24, 2016 kg_lab

By Temperance Rowell Kelsey Gray is a graduate student in the curriculum of Genetics and Molecular Biology at UNC Chapel Hill where she works in the laboratory of Greg Matera. There she studies the disease spinal muscular atrophy, which is similar to the well-known disease ALS, but mainly affects children rather than adults. Even though […]


Mar 31, 2016 12291201_833661910075671_8474675322739393786_o

Temperance is a graduate student in the department of cell biology and physiology at UNC Chapel Hill. She works in the lab of Rob Tarran, characterizing the effects of increasingly popular flavored e-cigarette products on lung epithelia.     Temperance has always been captivated by science, especially anatomy and physiology. “For me, it’s all about […]