News from 2012

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FEEDBACK CIRCUITS IN OLFACTION [MURTHY LAB]

(l to r) Dan Rokni, David Gire, and Venki Murthy    What is the function of a sensory system? One straightforward idea is that it strives to create a…

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NEW COURSE: MCB 162 [PROF. MATTHEW MESELSON AND PROF. JAMES MALLET]

This course attempts to connect the frontier of current research to its history and conceptual background. The course meets formally twice a week, and fosters lively class participation.…

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NEW COURSE: MCB 144 [PROF. NANCY KLECKNER AND PROF. DAVID HAIG]

Meeting Time: M., W., 12:00 pm  – 1:30 pmLocation: Northwest Building 169 (Harvard Square-distal end of first floor hallway)Prerequisites: Suitable for students in either the physical or biological…

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NOVEL HISTONE VARIANT SHAPING OLFACTORY NEURONS PUBLISHED IN ELIFE AT ITS OFFICIAL LAUNCH [DULAC LAB]

Catherine Dulac and Steve Santoro A hallmark of the mammalian nervous system is its capacity to undergo changes in function that are shaped by experience. This phenomenon underlies…

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ERIN O’SHEA: HHMI VICE-PRESIDENT FOR SCIENCE AND CHIEF SCIENTIFIC OFFICER

Erin O'Shea The prestigious Howard Hughes Medical Institute has named Erin K. O’Shea as Vice-President for Science and Chief Scientific Officer. O’Shea is the director of the Harvard…

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EDX: TRANSFORMING THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION!

Rob Lue Harvard University recently embarked on a grand new experiment in interactive and online teaching and learning, and participants from around the world are streaming through the…

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Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive – Thank You!

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DAVID COX SEEKS ORDER IN THE CHAOS OF FLEETING IMAGES

If you wanted to learn how a car works, you could look at that marvel of hybrid engineering, the Toyota Prius. But you might learn more fundamentals about…

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Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

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JOSHUA SANES PRESENTS HARVEY LECTURE NOVEMBER 15 IN NEW YORK CITY

Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology Joshua Sanes will speak at Harvey Society’s lecture series on November 15 at 8:00 PM at The Rockefeller University in New York…

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