Samantha Gaerlan is the Xing Lab Manager in the Center for Computational and Genomic Medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She received her B.S. in Biological Sciences from the University of California at Merced. As an undergraduate, she researched organometallic and organocatalytic reactions under the direction of Dr. Jason E. Hein. She is currently interested in learning more about A to I editing and m6A.