CareerGirls Feature Dr. Bumb
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The CareerGirls website interviewed Bikanta’s own Ambika Bumb about what it’s like to be the CEO of a biotech startup. The interview was broken down into a series of short clips on the following topics to be used as educational and inspirational tools:

  1. Ambika Bumb: Biotech CEO Career Girls Role Model
  2. What I do 
  3. What are Nanodiamonds
  4. Using Nanodiamonds to Detect Cancer
  5. Typical Day
  6. Great Part
  7. Why a Career In Medical Research
  8. Why I Created My Company BIKANTA
  9. Why Girls Should Consider a Career in Medical Research
  10. Helping Nobel Prize Winner
  11. Challenges
Linda and Ambika
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