Michelle Leung

Undergraduate researcher

email: michelle.m.leung@durham.ac.uk

Michelle is a BSc Biological Sciences finalist at Durham University. She is the recipient of the STEM scholarship for her cohort and was the publicity officer for Durham BioSoc 2020-21. Having a particular interest in molecular biology and immuno-oncology, Michelle is currently working with the Cancer Genome Evolution Research Group at the UCL Cancer Institute, where they aim to decipher cancer development and tumour evolution using bioinformatics; she is also helping to interpret and analyse GC/MS data for the collaborative research in mosquito cuticular hydrocarbon composition here at the Insect Neuro Lab and Würzburg. Michelle aims to continue her studies after graduation and hopes to pursue a future life in research.