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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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  • Research

New MCB Professor Electrifies Proteomics

Doeke R. Hekstra, MCB’s new Assistant Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and an Assistant Professor of Applied Physics for SEAS, came to Harvard with an unorthodox plan…

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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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  • Research

Channeling Anti-viral Immunity [Hunter Lab]

The discovery of RNA interference (RNAi) in 1998 was one of the most unexpected findings in the last 30 years.  The Nobel-winning observations were made in C. elegans,…

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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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  • Announcement

Congratulations to the 2017 Rhino Cup Winners!

Team Soft Serve Max Nikitchenko (Engert lab), Aaron Burberry (Eggan Lab), Clemens Riegler (Engert Lab), Fred Rubino (Kahne Lab), Will Menegas (Uchida Lab), Philip Shiu (Hunter Lab), Fred Chang (Kleckner Lab)…

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