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Neuroscientist and Stem Cell Biologist Sergiu Pasca to Receive ASCB Early Career Life Scientist Award
October 2018 Newsletter

Sergiu Pasca, assistant professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University, has been named recipient of the 2018 ASCB Early Career Life Scientist Award. The prize is given to outstanding researchers who have served  … Read more

Meetings Large and Small
October 2018 NewsletterDear Labby

DEAR LABBY: I am an assistant professor with limited funds for travel to meetings. Although I am a devoted ASCB member, I am torn between going to a large meeting like that hosted by ASCB  … Read more

Will Trump Restructure the NIH?
October 2018 Newsletter

How many times have you complained about something the federal government does that doesn’t make sense to you, finishing with, “If I were president, I would change that”? Even if you can get yourself elected  … Read more

Beata Edyta Mierzwa
Member Profile: Beata Edyta Mierzwa
October 2018 Newsletter

Beata Edyta Mierzwa is a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California, San Diego, and the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research. In her scientific research, she seeks to answer many unresolved questions about cell division.  … Read more

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

The Sunshine State made good on its name on a clear, late September day as over 160 scientists at all career stages from across the state of Florida and beyond gathered at the University of  … Read more

Laura Lee Richardson
Laura Lee Richardson, 67, Cancer Researcher
October 2018 NewsletterIn Memoriam

Laura Lee Richardson, Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and the Director of Preclinical Education at Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, died suddenly at her home in West Virginia on May 28, 2018.  … Read more

Capitol Hill Life Science Fair
October 2018 Newsletter

For the first time in memory, live scientific research came to Capitol Hill in the form of the 2018 Life Science Fair and Reception held on July 18, 2018. The fair, organized by the Coalition  … Read more