About: Niharika is from Mumbai, India. She is a senior at Boston University, majoring in Cell and Molecular Biology. She has worked at the Gilmore Lab since September 2020, working on several different projects, most recently on generating NF-κB knockouts in Nematostella vectensis. She will be attending BU School of Medicine in August 2023. In her free time, she likes playing badminton, board games and trying out new Trader Joe’s snacks.