From Westerville, Ohio to Kamchatka: Life After STS

Dave Deamer, selected as one of the top ten finalists at the Science Talent Search in 1957, is now a Research Professor in Biomolecular Engineering at the University of California-Santa Cruz.

When I try to explain my lifelong interest in science to friends, I like to compare it to a career in music. A few rare individuals have a passion and a talent for music, and that's all they want to do in life. Science is like that. It's all I ever wanted to do, and in my high school years near Columbus, ...

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