dbholmes is a PhD student studying neuroscience in the Netherlands. His research involves developing patient specific in vitro disease models of childhood brain disorders.
He holds prior degrees in Philosophy (BA)*, and Biomolecular Science (MSc)**. His master’s research ranged from astrobiology to molecular control of neural cell identity.
He is co-author of a SpringerBriefs in Neuroscience publication on the use of induced pluripotent stem cells for studying/treating brain diseases.
*additional minor in Sociology
**graduating cum laude