Nixon Niyonzima, MCB Student, is "The Reluctant Oncologist" featured on the's front page!

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“Being at the cutting edge of research is very exciting in its own right,” he said during a recent interview on the Hutch campus. “It opens people to new opportunities and ideas. It’s exciting to be able to discover something. Also to offer hope to your patients—research does that.”

“I think ‘How much closer can I bring Uganda to something like this?’” he asked, waving a hand to take in the Hutch campus. “It’s still my overriding goal to improve health care in Africa.”

Article by Mary Engel, staff writer at FHCRC

Areas of Interest: 
Cancer Biology
Microbiology, Infection & Immunity