Annabel Ferguson

Annabel first joined the Herbert lab as a technician in 2018. She primarily worked to create and streamline a RNA sequencing pipeline in our lab. That task spread her over the many projects we have going on in the lab. She left the lab after matriculating to the Cell and Molecular Biology (CAMB) Program here at Penn. It is from there that she has decided to join the Herbert lab to do her thesis work. Her project revolves around helminth-pathogen and host interactions at a transcriptional level.

Where are you from?

Wilmington, DE

What is your favorite hangout place or favorite thing to do?

Exploring nearby parks and wilderness with my dogs and family.

What is your prior degree/training?

B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Pittsburgh

M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

What is your career aspiration?

Scientific Researcher/ Science Advocate

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