Harvard University - Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

MCB NEWS TAG: '2009'

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A Role for microRNAs in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - Dec. 12, 2009
The great baseball player, Lou Gehrig, gave his name to ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, Joshua Sanes, publication, Science
MCB's Annual Holiday Gift Drive until Tuesday, December 15, 2009 - Dec. 4, 2009
For the fifth year in a row, MCB is organizing ...
Determining Neural Connections using Light - Nov. 30, 2009
The nematode, C.elegans, with only 302 neurons, is an ...
MCB News Tag:  2009
Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive (Thursday, November 12, until Thursday, November 19, 2009) - Nov. 20, 2009
For the forth year in a row, MCB Building Operations ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, charitable work, Food Drive
GABA Neurons Turn a Blind Eye - Nov. 16, 2009
A new study, published in this week’s Nature, that ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, Nature, publication, Takao Hensch
MCO Faculty Host Undergraduate Student Interns - Oct. 26, 2009
In Summer 2009, 12 undergraduate students from diverse colleges and ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, undergraduate education
Hidde Ploegh to Deliver 2009 John T. Edsall Lecture - Oct. 20, 2009
Hidde Ploegh first joined the Department from the Netherlands in ...
Harvard Students to Help 3500 Fellow Scientists in Kenya this Fall - Oct. 16, 2009
Quick – look at that old piece of equipment gathering dust ...
MCB News Tag:  2009
David E. Clapham Presents 2009 Bloch Lecture - Oct. 5, 2009
On October 15, 2009, the annual Bloch Lecture will be ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, Bloch Lecture, lecture
Life Sciences-HHMI Outreach Summer Program 2009 - Sept. 24, 2009
One chilly July afternoon, five high school biology teachers were ...
MCB News Tags:  MCB Outreach Program, 2009
Susan Mango Tracks Organ Development in the Worm - Sept. 17, 2009
After developmental biologist Susan Mango received a surprise call announcing ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, Susan Mango
MCB Awards 2009 Peralta and Meselson Prizes to Natalie Funk and Itay Budin - Sept. 17, 2009
This year’s Peralta Prize was awarded to Natalie Funk ...
Optogenetics in India - Sept. 1, 2009
As a part of the Harvard-Bangalore Science Initiative (HSBI), Prof ...
Florian Engert Receives Tenure - Sept. 1, 2009
Neurobiologist Florian Engert has been promoted to become a tenured ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, Florian Engert
Four Hoopes for MCB - June 3, 2009
Four undergraduates - Brandon Weissbourd in Catherine Dulac’s lab, Alana ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, awards, Hoopes Prize
Serotonin and Smell - May 27, 2009
A moment’s introspection reveals that our perceptions and actions ...
Briana Burton Ponders the Oil and Water Problem of DNA Transportation - May 18, 2009
Each time the world girds itself for a new epidemic ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, Briana Burton
Putting the Kinetochore Together - May 9, 2009
Errors in chromosome segregation can often lead to human disease ...
MCB News Tag:  2009
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Out with the Bad in with the Good - May 5, 2009
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Emeritus MCB Professor “Untangles” the Double Helix in New Book - May 4, 2009
James C. Wang, the emeritus Mallinckrodt Professor of Biochemistry and ...
J. Craig Venter to Give Prather Lectures May 8 - April 27, 2009
This year's Prather Lectures will be delivered by J ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, lecture, Prather Lectures
YOU can Save a Life - April 21, 2009
On April 29, 2009, register as a bone marrow donor.
MCB News Tags:  2009, charitable work
Second Annual EPB Symposium to be Held Saturday April 25 - April 13, 2009
On Saturday, April 25, the second Engineering and Physical Biology ...
April 18th Symposium Explores the Richest Biological Reservoir on Earth: Microbial World - April 13, 2009
Microbes (including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protists) are ubiquitous on ...
Rich Losick Recipient of 2009 Canada Gairdner Award - April 2, 2009
The Gairdner Foundation announced on March 31 that MCB’s ...
Visual Space within a Dendrite - March 25, 2009
More than a century ago, famous neuroanatomist and histologist Ramon ...
Leschziner Receives Sloan Foundation Fellowship - March 23, 2009
Leschziner Receives Sloan Foundation Fellowship
Evolution and Specificity of MAP Kinases - March 23, 2009
During evolution certain gene families have increased in number following ...
Geometric Cue for Protein Localization - March 6, 2009
Although bacteria are much more architecturally simple than eukaryotic cells ...
A Structural Model for the DNA Damage Sensor in Bacterial Nucleotide Excision Repair - March 5, 2009
Genomic DNA is under a constant attack by various damaging ...
Outreach Program for Teachers Focused on Microbes and Disease - March 2, 2009
If you were tempted by cookies and coffee outside the ...
MCB News Tags:  MCB Outreach Program, 2009
Buy Daffodils and Support the American Cancer Society - Feb. 19, 2009
Please support MCB's annual fundraiser to support the American ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, charitable work
Connectomics - Feb. 12, 2009
It is widely believed that in order to understand how ...
Silent Communication - Jan. 29, 2009
Distant cells in our body talk to each other to ...
Charting Olfaction - Jan. 19, 2009
Our brains generally represent the outside world using ordered maps ...
Undergraduate Summer Internship Program for Underrepresented Minority Students - Jan. 7, 2009
The Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, in partnership with ...
MCB News Tags:  MCB Outreach Program, 2009
After Much Travel, New Professor Alights in Cambridge - Jan. 6, 2009
Vlad Denic has been around. He’s lived in Belgrade ...
MCB News Tags:  2009, profile, Vlad Denic