The Bay Area Youth Science (BAYS) Program successfully launched an eight-week, paid summer internship for rising high school juniors and seniors from KIPP San Francisco College Preparatory to conduct research in labs at UCSF. Research projects ranged in topics from drug discovery and design, cancer biology, computational chemistry, infectious disease treatments, COVID-19 therapeutics, structural biology, protein biophysics, and more!
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BAYS is a joint partnership among:
UCSF Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
UCSF Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences
UCSF Center for Science, Education, and Outreach
UCSF Quantitative Biosciences Institute
Black Excellence in STEM at UCSF