Kevin Yan, MD
Kevin has researched premature termination codons and protein translation in the endogenous yeast PGK-1 gene, using S. cerevisiae as a model organism. He has also analyzed the effect of several proteins, including the Cdc family and Slfn1, as well as several pharmaceutical agents on DNA replication and repair. Prior to medical school, he worked as an EMT in the Boston area and was a member of the EMT program at MIT. He is an amateur pilot and has flown Cessna planes and other light aircraft. He enjoys Patriots football, chess and bridge, and medical dramas.
Undergrad: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Medical School: University of Massachusetts