Harvard University - Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

MCB NEWS TAG: '2011'

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Annual Holiday Gift Drive (until December 19th, 2011) - Dec. 9, 2011
For the seventh year in a row, MCB Building Operation ...
Paul Doty 1920-2011 - Dec. 6, 2011
Paul Doty, Mallinckrodt Professor of Biochemistry, Emeritus, Director Emeritus, Center ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, Paul Doty Lecture
Retroviral RNA Snaps into Shape! - Dec. 1, 2011
Retroviruses, like all viruses, rely on host protein machinery to ...
New Research Center Aims to Map Brain's Nerve Circuits in Search for Causes of Mental Illness - Nov. 22, 2011
Scientists in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB ...
Brain Team Wins NIH Award - Nov. 21, 2011
A special federal grant for bold, outside-of-the-box biomedical proposals has ...
Special Delivery for RNA Silencing - Nov. 21, 2011
A powerful way to treat genetic diseases and combat viral ...
Steven Chu Presents 2011 Bloch Lecture - Nov. 21, 2011
This year’s Bloch Lecture will be given bySteven Chu ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, Bloch Lecture, lecture
Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive (Thursday, Nov. 10 until Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011) - Nov. 7, 2011
For the sixth year, MCB Building Operations is organizing the ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, charitable work, Food Drive
MCB Awards 2011 Peralta and Meselson Prizes to Ghazaleh Ashrafi and Jeremiah Cohen - Oct. 13, 2011
Ghazaleh Ashrafi and Jeremiah Cohen received prizes given annually for ...
Smell Your Friends from Your Enemies! - Oct. 5, 2011
Unlike humans, most animals rely heavily on scents to collect ...
D'Souza and Leschziner Promoted to Associate Professor - Sept. 27, 2011
"The MCB department unanimously supported the promotion of Victoria D ...
Hopi Hoekstra's Molecular Approach to Evolution - Sept. 22, 2011
The three heads on the wall of Hopi Hoekstra’s ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, Hopi Hoekstra, profile
MCB Faculty Florian Engert and Sharad Ramanathan Receive 2011 NIH Director's Pioneer Awards - Sept. 20, 2011
Two MCB faculty members, Engert and Sharad Ramanathan, are recipients ...
How to Shuck a Specialized Chaperone - Sept. 9, 2011
Eukaryotic cells target a large fraction of proteins synthesized in ...
Sculpting Sound Space in the Developing Brain - Aug. 12, 2011
Brain functions, such as language, are shaped by experience during ...
Sticking Together Makes Life Sweeter - Aug. 9, 2011
Gene expression is controlled by a class of proteins called ...
Erin O'Shea's Dog Zambo Wins World Championship - July 12, 2011
Erin O'Shea is a world leader in studies of ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, Erin O'Shea
CisCode, Trans Effect, Transcription Specificity - June 27, 2011
Gene expression is controlled by a class of proteins called ...
Sharad Ramanathan Named a 2011 Pew Scholar - June 15, 2011
Sharad Ramanathan, Assistant Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and ...
How do Pluripotent Cells Choose a Fate? - June 10, 2011
A fundamental question in developmental biology is how multi-potent cells ...
MCB's Rachelle Gaudet Receives Tenure - May 25, 2011
The Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology is pleased to ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, profile, Rachelle Gaudet
Briana Burton Named Milton E. Cassel Scholar, Top Award from Rita Allen Foundation - May 25, 2011
Briana Burton, Assistant Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB ...
Four Undergraduates Receive Five Awards in 2011 - May 25, 2011
Four undergraduates – Yunsoo Kim in Craig Hunter's lab; Siyuan ...
Robert Tjian to Deliver 2011 John T. Edsall Lecture - May 2, 2011
Robert Tjian was an undergraduate at the University of California ...
Dulac Awarded Perl/UNC Neuroscience Prize - April 27, 2011
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has named ...
April 16th Symposium Explores the Richest Biological Reservoir on Earth: The Microbial World - April 4, 2011
Microbes (including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protists) are ubiquitous on ...
John Kuriyan to Deliver 2011 Paul Doty Lecture - March 28, 2011
ProfessorJohn Kuriyanwill present the 2011 Paul Doty Lecture on March ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, lecture, Paul Doty Lecture
Cori Bargmann to Give Prather Lectures March 29, 30, 31 - March 14, 2011
This year's Prather Lectures will be given byCori Bargmann ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, lecture, Prather Lectures
Bacterial Circadian Clocks Tightly Linked to Metabolism - Jan. 25, 2011
Circadian clocks are biological oscillators that help organisms keep track ...
MCB News Tags:  2011, Erin O'Shea, publication, Science
The Brain Unplugged - Jan. 19, 2011
At least since the 1950s studies of sensory systems have ...
Changing the Culture of Science Education at Research Universities - Jan. 14, 2011
Professors at large research universities have two important responsibilities: generating ...
How to Infer Cellular Response to a Small Stimulus from Behavioral Variability before Stimulus in Bacteria - Jan. 14, 2011
Over the last decade, there have been a string of ...