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This Black History Month 2021, we celebrated Black Excellence across the Allen Institute in a video series featuring members of our team in their own words:
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Yeme Bishaw | #BlackExcellence
Yeme Bishaw is a scientist who works on gene editing brain cells at the Allen Institute for Brain Science.
Delissa McMillen | #BlackExcellence
Delissa McMillen is a scientist who studies how genes switch on and off in brain cells at the Allen Institute for Brain Science.
Alice Mukora | #BlackExcellence
Data Analyst Alice Mukora studies neuronal morphology at the Allen Institute for Brain Science.
Eric Isaac | #BlackExcellence
Eric Isaac is a Software Engineer who develops interactive visualization frameworks for biological simulations at the Allen Institute for Cell Science.
Jacquie Estep | #BlackExcellence
Jacquie Estep is a Program Manager who works with the Chief Operating Officer on Regulatory Compliance issues, as well as furthering the sustainable and durable efforts of diversity, equity and inclusion at the Allen Institute.