Harvard University - Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

MCB NEWS TAG: '2007'

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Meister Lab: The Eye Has a Short Attention Span - Nov. 28, 2007
No matter how hard we fix our gaze, our eyes ...
Technicolor Brains: Mapping Neural Circuits in "Brainbow" Mice - Nov. 28, 2007
In a paper published in the November 1 issue of ...
Summer Research in Bangalore - Nov. 15, 2007
Through the Harvard-Bangalore Science Initiative, MCB Professor Venkatesh Murthy, along ...
Gelbart Lab: Genome Analysis of Twelve Drosophila Species - Nov. 8, 2007
On Thursday, November 8, there was a birth announcement that ...
Sir John Skehel to Deliver 2007 John T. Edsall Lecture - Nov. 2, 2007
The annual John T. Edsall Lecture returns on Thursday, November ...
Christopher Murphy Awarded 2007 Peralta Prize - Oct. 24, 2007
This year’s Peralta Prize has been awarded to Christopher ...
Multisite Phosphorylation and Circadian Oscillations - Oct. 17, 2007
Michael Rust and Joe Markson, a postdoc and graduate student ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Erin O'Shea, publication, Science
Recycling Equipment to Help Scientists in Need - Oct. 4, 2007
In February 2005, a group of Harvard University graduate students ...
MCB News Tag:  2007
Jim Watson to Offer Public Lecture on Lessons from a Life In Science: Wednesday, October 3 - Sept. 20, 2007
Nobel Laureate and former MCB Professor Jim Watson will be ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, James Watson, lecture
Andrew McMahon Elected to the Royal Society of London - Sept. 13, 2007
Andrew McMahon, Frank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of Science within ...
MicroRNAs and Nodal Signaling - Aug. 31, 2007
Choi et al. developed a technology to block the interaction ...
Gaining Strength From Inactivity - Aug. 30, 2007
Perhaps you have had the experience of walking into a ...
Female and Male Mice Sexual Behaviors are Just a Sniff Away - Aug. 29, 2007
In a set of experiments published in the August 5th ...
Richard Losick "FEEDS" Studies in Science - Aug. 13, 2007
On Friday, March 16th, thirty Harvard undergraduates participated in Professor ...
Switching on Brain-Specific Alternative Splicing with a microRNA - Aug. 7, 2007
In an exciting breakthrough the Maniatis lab has now identified ...
Catherine Dulac's Phenomenal Pheromone Fascination - Aug. 6, 2007
The brain’s cognitive abilities fascinate most people in neuroscience ...
Rachelle Gaudet Awarded Klingenstein Fellowship - July 30, 2007
Rachelle Gaudet has been selected to receive a Klingenstein Fellowship ...
State of the Art - July 30, 2007
The 16th International C. elegans Meeting was held at UCLA ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Andrew McMahon , Craig Hunter
Giving Hedgehog the Gas: Identification of Gas1 as a Novel Positive Component of Shh Signaling - July 20, 2007
In the May 15th issue of Genes & Development, Allen et ...
Fine-tuning Heat Sensitivity - June 26, 2007
Everyone has felt burning pain sensations, whether it was from ...
Howard Berg Receives Two Notable Awards - June 20, 2007
On March 6, Professor Howard Berg was presented with the ...
Embryonic Stem Cells and Cloned Animals Produced by Chromosome Transfer into Mouse Zygotes - June 14, 2007
Our lab sought other cell types besides oocytes that might ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Kevin Eggan, Nature, publication
Turning Back the Developmental Clock: Directly Reprogrammed Fibroblasts Indistinguishable from Embryonic Stem Cells - June 11, 2007
Nuclear transfer experiments, such as the cloning of Dolly the ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Cell Stem Cell, publication
2007 Hoopes Prize Winners in MCB - June 8, 2007
Several students associated with MCB faculty have been awarded 2007 ...
Vicki Sato's Wild Ride: From Academia to Industry and Back Again - June 6, 2007
Vicki Sato figured she could give herself two years with ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, profile, Vicki Sato
Chipping Away at Hedgehog-Mediated Neural Patterning - May 18, 2007
The Hedgehog signaling pathway represents one of approximately six major ...
MCB Places 1st and 2nd in CSHL Genome Research Poster Competition - May 18, 2007
Itay Yanai, a post-doc in the Craig Hunter lab, created ...
Randy Schekman Presents 2007 Bloch Lecture - May 15, 2007
The annual Bloch lecture returns on Thursday, May 31st, with ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Bloch Lecture, lecture
David Kingsley to give Prather Lectures May 23, 24, 25 - May 9, 2007
The annual John M. Prather Lectures in Biology will showcase ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, lecture, Prather Lectures
A Kinase Pathway Required for Neuronal Polarity - May 4, 2007
Proper polarization of neurons during development is essential for circuit ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Cell, Joshua Sanes, publication
Rhinos Bessie and Victoria Celebrate 70 Years - May 4, 2007
Vicky and Bess, the two rhinoceros sculptures outside the Bio ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, rhinos, Woody Hastings
Merck Presents 2007 Awards for Genome-Related Research - April 30, 2007
The recipients of the 2007 Merck Genome-Related Research Awards were ...
Neurodegeneration in a Petri-Dish: An Embryonic Stem Cell Model for ALS - April 24, 2007
This publication (authored by DiGiorgio, Carrasco, Siao, Maniatis and Eggan ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Kevin Eggan, Nature, publication
Regulation of Cyclin-CDK Activity by Inositol Pyrophosphates - April 20, 2007
Lee et al. recently defined a new role for the ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, publication, Science
2007 GGTP Symposium: Sex and Conflict - April 16, 2007
Every year, second year students from the Genetics and Genomics ...
Target-Derived Signals Organize Motor Nerve Terminals - April 5, 2007
Using the neuromuscular junction, an accessible, peripheral synapse between a ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Cell, Joshua Sanes, publication
Retinal Ganglion Cells Rapidly Change Polarity - April 2, 2007
Different neurons are tuned to different features, for example some ...
April 21 Symposium: How Quantitative Biology is Measuring Up - March 14, 2007
On Saturday, April 21, a day-long symposium will be held ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, symposium
Putting a Face on a Class of Viral Deubiquitinating Enzymes - March 12, 2007
Members of the Gaudet and Ploegh labs teamed up and ...
Yanking the Chain: Pulling on Bacterial Flagella to Trigger Polymorphic Transformations - March 6, 2007
In many of the bacteria that swim by rotating helical ...
Ikβ Kinase IKKε Plays Critical Role in Antiviral Innate Immunity - March 5, 2007
Previous work from our lab identified two functionally redundant kinases ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, publication, Science, Tom Maniatis
Takao Hensch: Linking Neuroscience and Society - Feb. 23, 2007
Takao Hensch thinks of himself as a bridge-builder, and since ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, profile, Takao Hensch
Microbial Sciences Symposium To Be Held Saturday, March 10 - Feb. 23, 2007
On Saturday, March 10, Harvard will host the Microbial Sciences ...
Richard Losick Receives National Academy's Waksman Award - Feb. 12, 2007
The National Academy of Sciences has announced that Prof. Richard ...
Catherine Dulac Receives the 2006 Richard Lounsbery Award - Jan. 23, 2007
Catherine Dulac of MCB and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ...
New Light on Bioluminescence Evolution - Jan. 22, 2007
The evolution of genes for light emission might have involved ...
David Jeruzalmi: Making Strides in Structural Biology - Jan. 9, 2007
For MCB Associate Professor David Jeruzalmi, the lure of research ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, David Jeruzalmi, profile