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Featured Graduate Research: Funmilayo Adebesin

Funmilayo Adebesin grew up in Lagos, Nigeria, the largest metropolitan area on the African continent. She tracks her early love of science to her father’s work as a pharmacist and to television shows that showed research in action. She came to the United States for undergraduate study at Abilene Christian University, following her older brother who was already there through a study abroad organization with links to the Texas institution.

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