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Maa Quartey

Maa Quartey earned a combined undergraduate degree in biochemistry and botany at the University of Ghana following which she worked as a research assistant at the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research in Accra, Ghana. She earned her PhD in molecular biology from the University of Edinburgh. Her research in the cell signaling laboratory focusses on investigating the roles of monoamine oxidases and the contributions of APP cleavage products to depression and the earliest cellular changes in models of Alzheimer’s disease.