Mullan Alzheimer Research Institute Roskamp Institute aids high school students in genetic research

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Roskamp Institute aids high school students in genetic research

Roskamp aids high school students in genetic research

By JENNIFER RICH – jrich@bradenton.com

They look like scientists in their white coats, working in the Roskamp Institute’s lab using microscopes and high-tech research equipment.

But they’re high school students doing genetic research just like the adults working alongside.

It’s probably the best hands-on learning experience in the world for teens who hope to major in fields like chemical engineering and organic chemistry when they go to college, says James Humphrey, chief operating officer at Roskamp.

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