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  • Announcement, Education

MCB Faculty, Students, and Researchers Recognized at Department Retreat

Every year, the MCB department announces the winners of awards that honor the creativity, experimental rigor, and collaborative spirit of Harvard students, postdocs, and faculty.  This year’s honorees…

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  • Education

MCB Concentrator to Build Biotech Startup

“I believe that sometimes when you know exactly what you want to do in ten years, you should just do it now.” So says Nathaniel Brooks Horwitz, formerly…

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  • Education

MCB student Alan Yang earns Rhodes Scholarship

MCB Concentrator Alan Yang has been selected as a 2018 Rhodes Scholar. The prestigious and highly selective Rhodes Scholarship will support Yang as he pursues a master’s in…

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  • Education, Research

Postdoc Profile: Fatma Zehra Yildiz [D’Souza Lab]

Anyone lucky enough to be invited over for lunch with postdoctoral fellow Fatma Zehra Yildiz of Victoria D’Souza’s lab should accept immediately. Whoever does will be treated to…

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  • Announcement, Education

MCB Faculty, Students, and Researchers Recognized at Department Retreat

Every year, the MCB department announces the winners of awards that honor the creativity, experimental rigor, and collaborative spirit of Harvard students, postdocs, and faculty.  This year’s honorees…

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  • Education

FAS Postdoc Association Celebrates First Full Year

In the past year, dozens of Harvard postdocs--including several from the Molecular and Cellular Biology Department--have banded together into an organization that addresses postdocs’ unique needs through projects…

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  • Education

Collaboration and Camaraderie Fuel the SROH Program

Every year, a handful of undergraduates from colleges around the country conduct summer research in Harvard labs through a program called Summer Research Opportunities at Harvard (SROH). This…

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  • Education

MCB Graduate Students Win Fellowships

Four MCB grad students have been awarded prestigious fellowships that will support and sustain their research in the coming year. Vayu Maini Rekdal of the Emily Balskus lab…

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  • Education

MCB Student Helps Launch Genes Into Space

Genes in Space winner Alia Al Mansoori of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and her Harvard MCB mentor, Tessa Montague, have successfully launched their miniPCR genetics experiment into…

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