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Nation’s capital lively backdrop for cell biology meeting

February 27, 2020

Nearly 6,000 scientists from around the world gathered in Washington, DC, in December for the 2019 ASCB|EMBO Meeting to hear talks and see poster presentations on the latest life science research, to participate in panel discussions, to gain professional development…

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Featured Articles

How Cell Biologists Work ‘at Home’ featuring Paul Bump

April 29, 2020
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Paul Bump is a graduate student in the Lowe Lab at the Stanford Hopkins Marine Station in Monterey, CA, where…

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Even COVID-19 can’t stop graduate students from defending their theses

April 27, 2020
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COVID-19 may have temporarily shuttered universities and laboratories, but this is not deterring graduate students from defending their thesis. With…

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Co-editors chosen for CBE—Life Sciences Education journal

April 7, 2020

Kimberly Tanner and Jeffrey Schinske will become co-Editors-in-Chief of CBE—Life Sciences Education (LSE) on August 1, 2020. The two will…

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Dear Labby

Really, your congressperson will listen to you

May 18, 2020

Dear Labby, I’m concerned about funding for basic science and I care about science policy issues that affect cell biology research. I want to do more to get the message to Capitol Hill. My problem is that I live and work in a state that’s dominated by politicians who stand for ideologies that are directly…

President's Column

Let’s talk science (with nonscientists)

May 11, 2020

A critical part of any scientist’s life is communication. We write grants, scientific papers, and reviews, and we give presentations of our work at conferences and seminars. In fact, we love talking about our science, as anyone who ever asked us how our research is going and encouraged us to tell them more about it…

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Another Trump budget, more cuts to science

May 13, 2020
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The Trump administration released its proposed budget for FY2021 and as in previous years, it calls for more cuts to…

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Subcellular microscopy technique pushes limits on live cell imaging in vivo

May 13, 2020

For a couple of decades now, live-cell imaging using fluorescent protein labeling has allowed scientists to peer into many subcellular…

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How Cell Biologists Work ‘at Home’ featuring Dave Matus

May 12, 2020
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David (Dave) Q. Matus is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Stony Brook University…

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How to Give a Chalk Talk

May 11, 2020
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ASCB is presenting a series of Education and Professional Development videos for the benefit of our members. How to Give…

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Let’s talk science (with nonscientists)

May 11, 2020
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A critical part of any scientist’s life is communication. We write grants, scientific papers, and reviews, and we give presentations…

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