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biology educators

Biology educators share ideas, inspiration at regional meeting

June 6, 2019

ASCB’s first regional meeting, Teaching Tomorrow’s Scientists, was held on May 31, 2019,  at the University of Georgia in Athens, GA. The day-long conference was targeted for biology educators. It included education research and scientific plenaries, a poster session, networking…

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biotech east students

Biotech East PhD students relish insights into business of science

June 12, 2019

When considering commercializing a scientific discovery, always ask: What’s possible? That was the advice from guest speaker Anjan Mehta, expert…

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biology educators

Biology educators share ideas, inspiration at regional meeting

June 6, 2019

ASCB’s first regional meeting, Teaching Tomorrow’s Scientists, was held on May 31, 2019,  at the University of Georgia in Athens,…

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Doorstep meeting explores cancer from genome instability to therapy

June 4, 2019

ASCB’s 2019 Doorstep meeting convenes Saturday, December 7, in Washington, DC, and focuses on “Cancer: from genome instability to therapy.” …

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Dear Labby

Shedding light on the dark side: how to become an administrator

June 11, 2019

DEAR LABBY: I’m a midcareer cell biologist at a large research university. Recently, I’ve found myself on some university committees, through which I’ve gotten to meet some of the upper-level administrators at our university—deans and senior people in the central administration. This has made me wonder whether I could have a future in this kind of…

President's Column

Science, society, and you

April 25, 2019

This month’s issue of the Newsletter focuses on public policy, the linked issues of how government policies affect us as scientists, and we, as scientists, can influence the policies and actions of our governments. These are challenging relationships. We scientists dream of being showered with large quantities of money and allowed to do whatever research…

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Robin Kleiman of Biogen

June 12, 2019
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During her PhD program in neuroscience at the University of Virginia, Robin Kleiman hadn’t considered an industry career.  “I was…

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Shedding light on the dark side: how to become an administrator

June 11, 2019
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DEAR LABBY: I’m a midcareer cell biologist at a large research university. Recently, I’ve found myself on some university committees, through…

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Members in the news – June 2019

June 10, 2019
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Three ASCB members were among the 2019 Canada Gairdner International Award winners. Those honored includes: Connie Eaves, professor of medical…

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ASCB opposes Trump Administration’s halt to fetal tissue research

June 6, 2019
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The American Society for Cell Biology, a professional society of more than 8,000 basic biomedical researchers in all 50 states…

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conflict of interest

Federally funded researchers must meet conflict of interest requirements

June 5, 2019
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Recent news reports about potential theft of U.S. scientific intellectual property (IP) and scientific results are raising concerns in both…

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