Kilang Yanger, PhD
Kilang is from Kohima, Nagaland, a small tribal state located in the northeast part of India. She obtained her PhD in Cell & Molecular Biology from the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine.
What drew you to your field?
Trying to channel my endless how, why, where questions about biology into a constructive obsession for human medicine.
What do you do when you’re not in the lab?
Attending music concerts, trying out new food recipes, traveling.
Describe Rajagopal lab culture in 3 words:
Collegial. Fun. Tenacious.