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Shirin Bahmanyar, Ph.D.
November 19, 2018
Congratulations to Shirin Bahmanyar who is the recipient of an NSF CAREER Award for her proposed work on “Mechanisms of nuclear rupture and repair in C. elegans”. NSF CAREER...
John Carlson, Ph.D.
November 16, 2018
Stanford University School of Medicine alumnus given award acknowledging accomplishments The Stanford Medicine Alumni Association (SMAA) has announced that John Carlson, PhD...
The RNA synthesizer used to prepare short, fluorescently labeled RNA substrates for the study. (Photo credit: Olga Fedorova)
October 24, 2018
Yale researchers have developed a way to target RNA with small-molecule drugs, creating a new method for tapping into a vast number of biological mechanisms critical to...
Craig Crews, Ph.D
October 23, 2018
Twenty years ago Craig Crews, PhD, and his colleagues, launched a research project that has generated two biotech companies, hundreds of millions of dollars in investments...
MCDB Retreat Attendees - group photo
October 4, 2018
The 2018 MCDB retreat at Woods Hole was a great success, with fascinating science talks, professional poster presentations, entertainment provided by our second year students...
September 21, 2018
Peer Review Week 2018 is a great time to reflect on the ways in which peer review is evolving and the importance diversity and inclusion play in shaping the scientific...
CURE Image from Wikipedia
September 7, 2018
Several new Course-based Undergraduate Research Experience (or CURE) laboratory courses, sponsored by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, are now available to undergraduates...