My research focuses on a protein called MK-STYX and its effect on neurons. I will explore options for therapy for patients with Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Hometown: Chantilly, Virginia
Hobbies: I enjoy hiking, working with kids at the child care center, taking long walks around Lake Matoaka and traditional Nepali dancing.
Fun Fact: I was born and raised in Nepal.
Follow Arya’s research on the W&M Honors Fellowships blog!