Sherry Aw obtained her Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2003 and completed her doctoral studies at Harvard Medical School in 2009. During her postdoctoral training in Steve Cohen’s lab at A*STAR’s Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB), she developed an interest in understanding the pathophysiology of neurodegenerative diseases and is now a Group Leader at the Institute. She is a co-inventor on two patents and was awarded the L’Oréal-UNESCO Singapore For Women in Science National Fellowship in Life Sciences 2017.

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