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Informational interviews: Four ways to transform weak ties into a strong network

November 30, 2018

Early on in my graduate career, I did a few informational interviews to learn more about different career options. I…

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Bioprinting: Ethical and societal implications

November 16, 2018
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In a recent ASCB Post article in the “What’s it all about?” series, Amanda Haage explains developments in the recent…

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Three ways to improve the culture of lab-life balance

November 9, 2018

You’re exhausted from working long hours, but have you ever asked yourself how you spent your time? We live in…

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Practical tips to make your lab more sustainable

November 2, 2018

If you’ve done bench work in a cell biology lab in the last 10 years, you’ve almost certainly used a…

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What’s it all about? 3D bioprinting

October 26, 2018

The idea of scientists growing body parts in the lab usually conjures up images of popular science fiction, too farfetched…

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Outreach, conference-style: the importance of attending scientific meetings that are not research topic-based

October 19, 2018
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It is October, and most cell biologists around the world are looking forward to the ASCB|EMBO meeting in San Diego!…

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Society grant-funded symposium on translational cell biology a huge success

October 12, 2018

The Sunshine State made good on its name on a clear, late September day as over 160 scientists at all…

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How Cell Biologists Work with Radhika Subramanian: Building up proteins and spirits in academia

September 28, 2018

Radhika Subramanian is an assistant professor in the Department of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and the Department of Molecular…

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Trainee survival tips: the importance of self-care

September 21, 2018

Being a graduate student or postdoc can be hard at times. Okay, often really hard. Picture this: It’s very late…

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How Cell Biologists Work with Dominique Bergmann: Working 'out of the mainstream' to study conserved biology

August 31, 2018

Our featured cell biologist this month is Dominique Bergmann, a Professor of Biology at Stanford University and Investigator of the…

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