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Jorge Torres named recipient of 2019 Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity

October 7, 2019
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Jorge Torres has been named the 2019 recipient of the ASCB Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity. Torres is an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He will receive $5,000,…

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MBoC Fourth Special Issue on Forces On and Within Cells

October 17, 2019

Submit a Paper After positive response to the last special issue, David Drubin, Editor-in-Chief of Molecular Biology of the Cell…

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Rong Li chosen as 2019 Sandra K. Masur Senior Leadership awardee

October 16, 2019
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Rong Li, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Cell Biology and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and the Director of the Center for…

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Sixteen new ASCB Fellows to be welcomed at annual meeting of cell biologists this December

October 11, 2019

Top Row: David Asai, Kerry Bloom, Anthony Bretscher, Mary Dasso; Second Row: Erin Dolan, Ian Macara, Erika Matunis, David Mitchell; Third Row: Denise Montell, Gregory Pazour, Birgit Satir, Susan Strome; Bottom…

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Coping with the challenges of being a scientist and a parent

October 14, 2019

Dear Labby, After a scientifically exciting, very productive, and intense postdoc, I got my dream job and am ready to hit the ground running. Since this also seemed like the right time for me to start a family, I am now faced with the challenge of juggling an independent academic position and the responsibilities and…

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Scientific horde descends on DC

August 1, 2019

If we sported tattoos that said things like “Cells Rule” and “I’m Dynamically Unstable” and we rolled into Washington on a vast phalanx of Harley-Davidsons, this might be the headline greeting this year’s ASCB|EMBO meeting in Washington DC—Cell Biology for the 21st Century. Instead, we’ll quietly take trains, fly, and drive into town with nothing…

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2019 Early Career Life Scientist Award goes to Cigall Kadoch

October 14, 2019
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Cigall Kadoch, assistant professor of pediatric oncology at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, will give the…

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Coping with the challenges of being a scientist and a parent

October 14, 2019
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Dear Labby, After a scientifically exciting, very productive, and intense postdoc, I got my dream job and am ready to…

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No luck required: Society-funded translational cell biology symposium was well-planned

October 11, 2019
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The bad luck of Friday the 13th proved to have no hold over the events of the Third Annual Florida…

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2019 Porter Prizes for Research Excellence

October 10, 2019
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ASCB’s Award Selection Committee has chosen Meng-meng Fu, a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University, and David Thaller, a PhD candidate…

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Julie Theriot to Give 2019 Keith Porter Lecture

October 9, 2019
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Julie Theriot, a professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington, has been selected to present the…

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