Quincy Hathaway, exercise physiology PhD candidate
RESEARCH THAT CHANGES LIVES.

Exercise physiology PhD candidate Quincy Hathaway received a $53,000 fellowship from the American Heart Association to study the link between high production of the protein PNPase and type 2 diabetes.

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