Kyle Flickinger

"I have learned a lot already in the short time that I have been working in the lab. Mostly how to be prepared and think ahead."

Hometown: Brimley, Michigan

Year at NMU: Junior

Area of Study: Biochemistry

Lab Involvement: As a recent addition to the lab, I'm working with Rudy Mosca to rewrite the genes of brain cancer cells (using CRISPR technology) to see what happens when you remove certain proteins. 

Future Plans: A Master's degree, then a Ph.D. in Biochemistry or Biochemical Engineering.