Congratulations to our Amino Acid Poetry Winners

Amino Acid Poetry Winners

Olivia Sacco

Congratulations Olivia Sacco, who won the Audience Choice Award for her Amino Acid Poem. Olivia is a research technician at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center studying DNA repair. She tell us she had fun combining two of her favorite things: poetry and science.

Mary George

Congratulations to Mary George, who was the runner up for the Audience Choice Award for her amino acid poem. Mary is doing a Master’s in Biochemistry at the University of Johannesburg under the Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology Research Group.

Poetry Award Winners_Sohail

Congratulations Sohail, Canada, who wins Bri Bibel’s awesome amino acid puzzle for his poem on Pro. He has worked on ER stress and protein folding, and tell us he appreciates the importance of Pro for its simplicity yet powerful abilities in protein folding.