Olivia Turk

Undergraduate Student

Olivia is a fourth year undergraduate student from Chicago majoring in molecular engineering. Her research includes performing the cell culture of lung cancer, breast cancer, and lymphatic cells and extracting their exosomes for analysis using a NanoSight NS300 and Microsoft Excel to observe the relationship between cell density and the number of exosomes produced. 

Current Research

In-vitro models of the tumor microenvironment.

Performs the cell culture of lung cancer, breast cancer, and lymphatic cells and extract their exosomes for analysis using a NanoSight NS300 and Microsoft Excel to observe the relationship between cell density and the number of exosomes produced.