Sofia is a fourth-year MSci Biochemistry student at University College London (UCL). As an undergraduate student, she has worked as a summer intern at the Medical Genetics Unit of the Complejo Hospitalario Insular Materno Infantil and as a member of the UCL 2019 iGEM team. She has also been a term-time technician at the Neural Computation Lab and an undergraduate research assistant at the Bähler Lab for Genome Regulation. Currently, she is working on her final-year research project at the Ramos Lab for RNA Regulation. She joined the Volunteering & Outreach Committee of the ISCB Student Council in July 2019.