In love with metabolic engineering and biotechology since 2010 and invading the private life of a very important bacterium since 2017.
Although this information could not be confirmed by other SEMsters, Kat is a versatile singer (demonstrating her vocal skills both in Russian and other languages) and an ukulele (but not balalaika) player.
After moving to Copenhagen, and exploiting the circumstance of having the Baltic Sea close by, she would like to learn how to sail.
Kat thinks that chocolate is the solution. So does the rest of the SEMsters, who rapidly developed a taste for nibbling on her sweet Russian goodies.
She loves to foster the SEM spirit―which she does in many ways, e.g. by nicely feeding her mates not only chocolate and pastries, but also (alas less frequently) fresh fruits.