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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

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

Women in Cell Biology Events and Awards at 2018 ASCB|EMBO Meeting
October 2018 NewsletterWICB Columns

We all constantly negotiate with our colleagues, our bosses, our grad students, and with our partners and other family members. WICB is presenting two activities at the ASCB|EMBO Meeting in December that offer insights on  … Read more

Barbara Meyer
Geneticist Barbara Meyer Honored with 2018 E.B. Wilson Medal
October 2018 Newsletter

ASCB’s highest scientific honor—the E.B. Wilson Medal—goes to Barbara Meyer for 2018. The award recognizes cell biologists who have made far-reaching contributions throughout their lifetime. Meyer is a professor of genetics, genomics, and development at  … Read more