Four USM students, including 1 from our Biomed PPSK received PhD scholarship from RIKEN BRC
Cik Maisarah Abdul Samad received the International Program Associate (IPA), a Riken Scholarship, to pursue her Doctorate Research in Epigenetics of Ageing at Riken BRC (BioResourceCentre), Tsukuba, Japan. This achievement was highlighted in recent Young Researcher Newsletter, Issue No. 27, March 31, 2017.
IPA is a project under smart-partnership between the School of Health Science and URICAS (USM-Riken International Centre for Ageing Science). Maisarah was awarded the scolarship on the 1st December 2015. She is currently working in Technology and Development Team for Mammalian Genome Dynamics Genome-wide search for molecular target of CCCTC-binding factor like (CTCFL) transcription factor in mouse germline stem cells.