Hong Ji

2019 Pilot Project Awards

Below are pilot projects the UC Davis Environmental Health Sciences Center awarded in 2019. If you'd like more information about a particular project, please contact the Principal Investigator for details.

Reading between the lines with Hong Ji, PhD

The 2019-2020 Environmental Health Sciences Scholar knows fate plays best when it’s in your own hands

By Jennifer Biddle

From all outward appearances, some might describe Hong Ji’s career in epigenetics as pre-destiny. Her life seemed to follow a prescription: Brilliant microbiology student matriculating from top universities to pursue an ever-promising research career, all with the hope of illuminating the dark mysteries of some impossible-to-cure disease.