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ice cream and ben and jerrys cow
June 7, 2019

Members of the MCDB Community convened on the Kroon Courtyard on Friday, June 7, 2019, at the annual Chair’s Spring Fling and Scoop Fest.  Students, Staff and Faculty...

mcdb business office staff
June 5, 2019

On June 5th, Yale showed it’s appreciation to its staff members with a Staff Appreciation Day celebration!  The MCDB Business Office staff enjoyed an afternoon of music...

multicolored image of cells
May 30, 2019

Examples of biological scaling are everywhere. The paw of a mouse is smaller than the human hand. Our own organs and limbs typically scale with our body size as we develop...

ribbons
May 28, 2019

Congratulations Class of 2019 prize winners!  The recipients of the Class of 2019’s MCDB Edgar J. Boell Prize (Excellence in Senior Research) are as follows: Nicole Eskow (...

Blavatnik awardees
May 22, 2019

Congratulations to Anna Pyle for being selected as an awardee of the Blavatnik Fund for Innovation at Yale.  The awards were presented on May 8 at the Yale Innovation Summit...

Alanna Pyke (right) and fellow Nakanishi winner Jonathan Salazar. (Photo credit: Michael Marsland)
May 17, 2019

Alanna Pyke of Pauli Murray College, a Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology major hailing from the Mohawk Nation at Akwesasne, has been described as a “fearless...

Jude Alawa (Photo credit: Michael Marsland)
May 17, 2019

Jude Alawa of Branford College graduates with Distinction in the Global Affairs major, with a second major in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, and as a Global...