Episode 16: Dr. Cecile Fradin

MURSA Podcasts by Alex Zakharia

Episode notes

Hey Science Nerds! This week's episode is with Dr. Cecile Fradin, a Professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, and the principal investigator at the Molecular Biophysics Group at McMaster. Dr. Fradin’s research is targeted towards the cellular dynamics of single molecules, specifically focusing on the diffusion of macromolecules in a crowded media, nuclear transport, conformational molecular changes, and the interactions of single molecules at the cell membrane. Tune into this episode to learn about Dr. Fradin's academic journey, how she combines the interests of physicists and biologists alike, and the role of undergrads in her Molecular Biophysics Group.

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