News from 2018

  • Research

Studies from Schier Lab Featured in Science “Breakthrough of the Year”

Research studies by Jeff Farrell, Yiqun Wang, Bushra Raj, and James Gagnon and their collaborators were featured as “Breakthrough of the Year 2018” by Science Magazine. They used…

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  • Education

Graduate Student Profile: Dima Ter-Ovanesyan

Dima Ter-Ovanesyan had been up all night working as a student-EMT, but he went to the lab the next morning to conduct his experiment. He soon found that…

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  • Education

Sherry Gao, Matthew Reynolds, and Kian Simpson featured in The Harvard Crimson!

Each year, Harvard’s student-run newspaper publishes a series of interviews with fifteen seniors. The Crimson’s editors used computer program to randomly select 15 members of Class of ‘19.…

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  • Announcement

Thank You to Everyone Who Donated to the 2018 MCB Holiday Gift Drive!

This winter, the MCB Holiday Gift Drive collected gifts and supplies for Rosie’s Place, the oldest women’s shelter in the country. The entire MCB community pitched in and…

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  • Education

Postdoc Profile: Abhinav Grama

Born in Hyderabad, India, Abhinav Grama’s first encounters with science were through books. “I would devour all kinds of books,” he recalls. Medical thrillers by physician-turned-novelist Robin Cook…

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  • Education

MCB Student Earns Rhodes Scholarship

MCB concentrator Jin Park has been named one of the 2019 Rhodes Scholars, and will be attending Oxford University next fall. Park is also the first Deferred Action…

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  • Education

MCB Professor Regifts Prize to Students

Catherine Dulac, the Higgins Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, has added another coveted title to her roster. This year she…

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  • Education

Dominic Mao brings STEM Back Home

Dominic Mao, advisor for two of Harvard’s life sciences concentrations (Molecular and Cellular Biology and Chemical and Physical Biology) and MCB lecturer, spent part of his summer in…

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