Alexus Smith

Research Associate II

Alexus Smith

“I will not follow where the path may lead, but I will go where there is no path, and I will leave a trail.”

— Muriel Strode

BS, Biomedical Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology
Current Affiliation
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Alexus earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from Florida Institute of Technology. While at the university she spent two years researching extra cellular matrices and their effects on melanoma skin cancer. In addition to her undergraduate research she also interned at Neurocrine Biosciences where she learn various techniques including flow cytometry, PCR, assay development, and transient transfections. She also started her industry career at Neurocrine Biosciences just after graduating in 2019. While there she worked in the High Throughput Screening group and developed various bioassays. Alexus is excited to be back on the East Coast and joining the Dewpoint team in their screening and automation group.

Alexus Smith - celebration
Celebratory champagne shooting after winning the first Conference Title in program history.
Alexus Smith - Yosemite
Amazing views coming down Half Dome in Yosemite.