News from 2018

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Tom Maniatis to Deliver John T. Edsall Lecture

Tom Maniatis is the Isidore S. Edelman Professor and Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular biophysics at the Columbia University Medical Center. He was recently named…

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YIGONG SHI TO DELIVER JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

Yigong Shi is a University Professor at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. He was born and raised in China and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Tsinghua University…

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SUSAN GASSER TO DELIVER 2016 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

This year’s Edsall lecture will be delivered by Professor Susan M. Gasser, director of the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research and professor of Molecular Biology at the…

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JOAN STEITZ TO DELIVER 2015 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

Joan Steitz, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Investigator and Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale School of Medicine, will deliver the 2015 John T.…

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FRANCES ARNOLD TO DELIVER 2014 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

  Frances Arnold, Ph.D., will deliver the 2014 John T. Edsall Lecture, entitled "New Enzymes by Evolution: Expanding Nature's Catalytic Repertoire," on April 17. Arnold is the Dick…

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MICHAEL K. ROSEN TO DELIVER 2013 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

  Michael K. Rosen, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Professor and Chair of the Department of Biophysics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, will…

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RON VALE TO DELIVER 2012 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

Ron Vale, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Professor of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology at the University of California, San Francisco, will give the 2012 John T. Edsall…

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ROBERT TJIAN TO DELIVER 2011 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

Robert Tjian, President of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, will give the 2011 John T. Edsall Lecture on Thursday May 12th on “Core Transcription Factors, Embryonic Stem Cells…

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HIDDE PLOEGH TO DELIVER 2009 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

Hidde Ploegh first joined the Department from the Netherlands in the mid 1970s to do his undergraduate thesis in microbiology in Jack Strominger's lab. The lab was then…

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ALEXANDER RICH TO DELIVER 2008 JOHN T. EDSALL LECTURE

Alexander Rich Alexander Rich, M.D., the William Thompson Sedgwick Professor of Biophysics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will give the 2008 John T. Edsall Lecture on Thursday,…

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