My name is Niko McCarty and I'm a biotechnology writer. I believe that the future will be built with, and can be saved by, biology.

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learnin'

New York University

MA in Science Journalism

California Institute of Technology

MS in Bioengineering (dropped out of PhD)

Imperial College London

MRes in Systems and Synthetic Biology

University of Iowa

BS in Biochemistry

doin'

Learning & Curriculum Specialist

MIT, Chris Voigt Lab

Founder
cell.substack.com
Scientist
many places
Head of Media
New Science
Data Journalist
Simons Foundation

makin'

Peer-reviewed papers
CRISPR, microbial communities & more
Published writing
Scientific American, Forbes, The Counter, elsewhere