• Patrice L. Capers

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  • Patrice L. Capers
    BS, Biology, 2008, Spelman College
    MS in Clinical Research, Student, Morehouse School of Medicine
    PhD in Biomedical Sciences, Student, Morehouse School of Medicine

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    Patrice is a MSCR/PhD dual degree student. She entered the Biomedical Sciences Program in 2008 and the MS in Clinical Research Program in 2009.

    “At MSM I love the fact that the teachers are interested in my successful completion of the program”

    Research Interest:
    Her research interest is Sickle Cell Disease. She is interested in examining the role that nutrition plays in the progression of the disease as well as the management of the associated complications.

    Hurd EA, Capers PL, Blauwkamp MN, Adams ME, Raphael Y, Poucher HK, Martin DM. “Loss of Chd7 function in gene-trapped reporter mice is embryonic lethal and associated with severe defects in multiple developing tissues” Mamm. Genome 2007 Feb. 18 (2): 94-104