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Sarah Schiffers, Ph.D.

Sarah Schiffers, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute
  • Building 41 Room B1300
  • Bethesda, MD 20892
  • 240-760-6168

RESEARCH SUMMARY

Sarah Schiffers is a postdoctoral fellow in the Laboratory of Receptor Biology and Gene Expression branch of the National Cancer Institute. She graduated from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet, Munich, Germany with a PhD in organic chemistry in 2019. After graduation, she joined the RNA processing in cellular development section, where she investigates how the RNA/modification interplay impacts translation. Upon completing her training at the NCI, Sarah aspires to continue a career in research and development of RNA-based therapeutics. After hours, she enjoys Trivia nights, hiking, and travelling.

Areas of Expertise

1) Mass spectrometry 2) Epigenetics/-transcriptomics 3) CRISPR/Cas 4) Flow cytometry