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Can I be a Neuroscientist if I'm not good at Chemistry?

Neuroscience is extremely fascinating to me. However, Chemistry is not my strong suit. #science #chemistry #neuroscience #science-phd #neuroscientist


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You can be a neuroscientist and not excel at Chemistry, but you must take it and pass the class. It is a core class and will uild your curriculum and serve a step for biochemistry, which I imagine you must take as well. I have a PhD in Neuroscience and I am not particularly fond of Chemistry. I find it interesting and the math is not difficult. But I did not have a good laboratory practice and that may have influenced my bias. Try your best. It will serve you well to know Chemistry and any course chem related to be a good neuroscience student. Good luck!


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