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Scientist in the Spotlight: Biochemist

Friday, October 7, 2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday, March 3, 2023 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Natural History Museum of Utah | Naturalist Lab

Adedeji Aderounmu in a lab.
Discover what it’s like to be a Biochemist. Join Adedeji Aderounmu to explore the evolution of the Dicer enzyme. See and touch DNA and RNA structures, fruit flies, microscopic pipettes and other tools used in the study of biochemistry. Try your hand at handling microscopic biochemical samples like DNA.

Scientist in the Spotlight is held on the first and third Friday of each month from 2–4 p.m. The program allows Museum guests to meet real scientists and discuss their research. See link below for additional scientists in the series.


Included in Museum admission, free to members and University of Utah faculty, staff, and students with a current U ID.