Mary Spiro

Mary Spiro is ASCB's Science Writer and Social Media Manager.

ASCB Members

Help grow your professional society’s membership

July 1, 2019

Members of the American Society for Cell Biology are our greatest strength. What better way to bolster your Society than…

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Interaction of human TC-Cbl complex with the extracellular domain of CD320 receptor. The figure was created based on the structure 4ZRP from RCSB Protein Data Bank.

Discovering how vitamin B12 is transported in living cells

June 19, 2019

Vitamin B12 (or cobalamin) is unquestionably important for mammalian nutrition. The vitamin is obtained by consuming animal products or supplements. A…

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Robin Kleiman of Biogen

June 12, 2019

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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Members in the news – June 2019

June 10, 2019

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

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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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New ASCB toolkits help scientists with outreach

May 16, 2019
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The term “science outreach” implies different things to different people. To some, it could mean creating a snazzy science video.…

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ASCB wins Gold Circle Award for ‘model organism’ marketing campaign

May 13, 2019

The American Society for Cell Biology’s (ASCB) clever annual meeting marketing campaign on model organisms has netted an American Society…

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cell catalog

Cell catalog combines live imaging with GFP markers for important cell structures

May 7, 2019

Ruwanthi Gunawardane leads the charge to build a collection of human induced pluripotent stem (hiPS) cell lines with proteins tagged…

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New editor-in-chief named for ASCB’s basic research journal

May 2, 2019
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The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) is excited to announce that Matthew D. Welch has been selected to be…

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Holly Goodson to be incoming chair of Public Policy Committee

April 29, 2019

Holly Goodson, professor of Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, is the incoming chair of ASCB’s Public Policy Committee. Working…

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