Kayla McCue

  • Program Year: 3
  • Academic Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Computational and Systems Biology
  • Academic Advisor: Chris Burge
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2018)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Applied and Computational Mathematics, California Institute of Technology, 2015

Publications

Lacramioara Bintu, John Yong, Yaron E. Antebi, Kayla McCue, Yasuhiro Kazuki, Narumi Uno, Mitsuo Oshimura, and Michael B. Elowitz. Dynamics of epigenetic regulation at the single-cell level. Science, 351(6274):720–724, Feb 2016. 26912859[pmid].

Athma A. Pai, Telmo Henriques, Kayla McCue, Adam Burkholder, Karen Adelman, and Christopher B. Burge. The kinetics
of pre-mrna splicing in the drosophila genome and the influence of gene architecture. eLife, 6:e32537, Dec 2017. 32537[PII].

Awards

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, MIT, 2018
President's Fellowship, Princeton, 2015
Graduation with Honors, Caltech, 2015
Rose Hills Foundation SURF Fellow, Stanford, Summer 2014
Rose Hills Foundation SURF Fellow, Caltech, Summer 2013
Thomas Hunt Morgan SURF Fellow, Caltech, Summer 2012
National Merit Finalist, 2011
National Hispanic Scholar, 2011