Her approach to science research is no different than her approach to life: the most effective path isn't always the most common. Inspired to find a cure for ALS, one student-turned-researcher found her calling, and later found herself, working for Astellas.
As a teenager growing up in Great Britain, Alison Hayles was torn between two passions: music and science. She chose to follow her inner voice and pursue science, a decision for which she will be forever grateful.
While conducting cancer research, Angela Kwiatek made an important personal discovery: She didn’t like doing experiments. Today she loves her new career as a medical writer.