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Jingyi Chi, a second-year student in Paul Cohen’s laboratory, uses molecular and genetic techniques to investigate the difference between white, beige, and brown fat cells, and to probe their ability to burn fat and dissipate heat. 


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 "Rockefeller's unique strength is its emphasis on bringing multiple perspectives to bear on a single biological problem." Jingyi Chi, StudentJingyi Chi, a second