Christina Szalinski

Christina Szalinski is a science writer with a PhD in Cell Biology from the University of Pittsburgh.

Cellular Communities

December 6, 2016

Bacteria may seem like exceedingly simple and lonely organisms, but more and more evidence shows they can communicate, act collectively,…

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Logic of Signaling

December 6, 2016

Cells are often likened to computers, running an operating system that receives signals, processes their input, and responds, according to…

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Disease Informing Cell Biology

December 5, 2016

“Pointing cell biology towards disease has brought so many important insights into pathogenesis. It’s from the cell biology that the…

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Keith Porter Lecture—Eva Nogales

December 4, 2016

Eva Nogales, a University of California, Berkeley professor, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory senior faculty member, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute…

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E.E. Just Award—Daniel Colón-Ramos

December 4, 2016

Daniel Alfonso Colón-Ramos always liked asking questions. Growing up in Puerto Rico, his questions earned him a lousy reputation among…

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Symposium Preview-Near-Death Experiences Investigating Complex Signals behind Basic Cell Behavior

November 7, 2016

Cells are often likened to computers, running an operating system that receives signals, processes their input, and responds, according to…

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McKinley and Sheltzer to Receive 2016 Bernfield and Gilula Awards

November 7, 2016

Kara McKinley, now a postdoc in Ron Vale’s lab at the University of California, San Francisco, will receive the 2016 Merton…

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

November 7, 2016

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine to ASCB member Yoshinori Ohsumi of the Tokyo Institute of Technology is…

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Mandatory non-academic internships: A solution to the problem of PhD surplus?

October 28, 2016
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The scientific community has been grappling with an over-supply of trained PhDs for some time now. The economic slow-down and…

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The Early Career Meeting Grants: What’s New?

October 21, 2016
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SPREAD THE WORD! Applications are now being accepted for ASCB’s Early Career Meeting Grants (formerly known as Local Meeting Grants)…

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