News from 2013

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A MASTER REGULATOR FOR CIRCADIAN GENE EXPRESSION [O’SHEA LAB]

(l to r) Anna Puszynska, Joseph Piechura, and Erin O'Shea (not shown Joseph Markson) Organisms from humans to bacteria utilize endogenous timing mechanisms called circadian clocks to coordinate…

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THIRTEEN MCB POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWS RECEIVE FELLOWSHIPS

Thirteen MCB post-doctoral researchers have been awarded post-doctoral fellowships from six different funding agencies. David Gire (Murthy Lab), Florian Merkle (Schier and Eggan Labs), Andrea Pauli (Schier Lab),…

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WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO BE SEXY? [MURRAY LAB]

(l to r) Andrew Murray and Lori Huberman What makes a sex? There are two answers to this question, the master regulators that tell organisms which sex they…

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NEW TOOLS LIGHT UP THE INTRICACIES OF THE BRAIN [LICHTMAN LAB]

Science NEWS & ANALYSIS Science 22 November 2013: 917-918 Download PDF View Jeff Lichtman's Faculty Profile

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Harvard CBI – Annual Open House

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BACTERIA REMEMBER THE PAST WHEN DECIDING ABOUT THE FUTURE [LOSICK LAB]

(l to r) Johan Paulsson, Nathan Lord, Rich Losick, and Thomas Norman Bacillus subtilis is a bacterium with many talents. Some cells devote themselves to exploration, abandoning their…

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Happy Halloween from the G1 Class

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INTRODUCING THE FIVE MCB PRECEPTORS

What is a preceptor? Preceptors are full-time equivalent faculty who want to teach at the university level but may not be pursuing a full research career. A preceptor’s…

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NEWLY TENURED, NAO UCHIDA DECIDES ON RISK TAKING

As a postdoctoral researcher at Cold Spring Harbor, Naoshige (Nao) Uchida adapted a method for studying decision-making behavior, originally developed for primates, for rodents. (see video below)  Rodent…

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SRIRAM SRIKANT AND ANN RAN RECEIVE DEPARTMENT HONORS

Two MCB graduate students, Sriram Srikant (G3, Rachelle Gaudet and Andrew Murray labs) and Fei Ann Ran (G7, Feng Zhang lab at the Broad Institute) were honored for…

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