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2019 Early Career Life Scientist Award goes to Cigall Kadoch

October 14, 2019
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Cigall Kadoch, assistant professor of pediatric oncology at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, will give the…

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Sixteen new ASCB Fellows to be welcomed at annual meeting of cell biologists this December

October 11, 2019

Top Row: David Asai, Kerry Bloom, Anthony Bretscher, Mary Dasso; Second Row: Erin Dolan, Ian Macara, Erika Matunis, David Mitchell; Third Row: Denise Montell, Gregory Pazour, Birgit Satir, Susan Strome; Bottom…

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2019 Porter Prizes for Research Excellence

October 10, 2019
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ASCB’s Award Selection Committee has chosen Meng-meng Fu, a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University, and David Thaller, a PhD candidate…

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Julie Theriot to Give 2019 Keith Porter Lecture

October 9, 2019
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Julie Theriot, a professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington, has been selected to present the…

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Cato Laurencin is 2019 E.E. Just Lecturer

October 8, 2019
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ASCB’s Minorities Affairs Committee presents the E.E. Just Award to memorialize the early 20th-century biologist and to recognize the outstanding…

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Jorge Torres named recipient of 2019 Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity

October 7, 2019
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Jorge Torres has been named the 2019 recipient of the ASCB Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity. Torres is an associate…

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2019 E. B. Wilson Medalist Peter Devreotes tells the story of chemotaxis

October 3, 2019
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Peter Devreotes, the 2019 winner of ASCB’s E.B Wilson Medal, studies chemotaxis—how cells move in response to extracellular cues and…

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Black and white photograph of Shinya Inoue in his laboratory with one of his microscopes.

In Memoriam: Biophysicist, cell biologist Shinya Inoué, 98

October 1, 2019
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Emeritus ASCB member Shinya Inoué died September 30, 2019, at the age of 98 in East Falmouth, MA. Inoué was…

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Scholarship of Diversity abstracts sought for annual meeting

September 18, 2019
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A new general poster session topic called “Scholarship of Diversity” has been added to the 2019 ASCB|EMBO meeting in Washington,…

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Biology education researcher Mary Pat Wenderoth named 2019 Bruce Alberts award winner

September 9, 2019

Mary Pat Wenderoth, a Principal Lecturer in biology at the University of Washington, has been named the 2019 winner of…

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