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Ohsumi’s Nobel Is Big Win for Autophagy, Yeast & ASCB

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine to ASCB member Yoshinori Ohsumi of the Tokyo Institute of Technology is a big win for basic research into a fundamental mechanism of cellular life, the degradation  … Read more

In Memoriam: Ellen M. Rasch
October 2016 Newsletter

Ellen Myrberg Rasch, an early member of ASCB who made important contributions to the histochemistry of DNA, passed away on July 31, 2016, at age 89 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. She leaves  … Read more

Tips for writing your manuscript

You have done your research and have publication worthy data. You are ready to tell the world about your discovery. You sit in front of the computer to begin writing your manuscript but you’re stuck  … Read more

The National Research Mentoring Network: A Great Resource to Improve Mentoring Relationships
October 2016 NewsletterWICB Columns

  Ask scientists about their career pathway and they will undoubtedly share a story about one of their mentors. Many will describe the ways in which they were inspired, supported, or encouraged by a mentor.  … Read more

Our People—ASCBers Are 14 of 84 Early-Career ‘Faculty Scholars’ Named by HHMI-Simons-Gates Foundations
In The News

A new collaborative effort by three of America’s leading non-government funders of biomedical research to address “growing concern about the significant challenges that early-career scientists are facing” has named a first cohort of 84 early-career  … Read more

Funding Opportunities: The Indian Odyssey

“Science knows no country because knowledge belongs to humanity and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the  … Read more

ASCB Public Service Award to Senator Durbin, Architect of American Cures Act

The architect of the “American Cures Act,” U.S. Senator Richard J. Durbin (D-IL), was presented with the ASCB Public Service Award by Connie Lee, Chair of ASCB’s Public Policy Committee (PPC) and Erika Shugart, ASCB  … Read more