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Andrew Musick, M.S.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute


Andrew Musick earned his B.S. in biological chemistry and M.S. in biomedical science with a concentration in virology from Hood College.  For his thesis research, he determined levels of HIV proviral expression in infected cell clones detected in people living with HIV.  He was awarded CROI Young Investigator Scholarships in 2017 and 2018.  In addition, he received the Biomedical Science Faculty Award from Hood College in 2019.  Andrew is currently developing a next-generation sequencing assay for near-full-length HIV and performing bioinformatic analysis for the Kearney lab.

Areas of Expertise

1) next-generation sequencing, 2) HIV assay development, 3) sequence analysis, 4) viral persistence, 5) HIV, 6) HIV genetics