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Whitney Silkworth is a Senior Research Associate in the Oncology Lab

Whitney Silkworth

Whitney works in the Stokoe lab, which uses cancer genomics, combined with phenotypic screening, to identify and validate novel oncology drug targets.

Why Whitney works at Calico

"My career goal is to advance the understanding and treatment of human disease and I can’t think of a better place to pursue this. Calico empowers the Oncology Lab with the resources to make real progress. At Calico, everyone, regardless of title, is accessible and eager to engage in scientific discussions. This, coupled with the willingness of colleagues to collaborate, allows projects to advance quickly. Calico also has a vested interest in its employees, encouraging our professional development with various classes, such as coding."

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