Annual Meeting

E.B. Wilson lecture to be presented by Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz

November 23, 2020
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Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz has spent most of her career as a cell biologist devising live cell imaging techniques for studying how…

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Online cell biology meeting aims to engage and enthrall attendees

November 23, 2020
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Cell Bio Virtual 2020–An Online ASCB|EMBO Meeting came into being when the global pandemic forced ASCB and EMBO to move…

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Zebrafish outreach program nets organizers 2020 Bruce Alberts Award for Excellence in Science Education

September 17, 2020
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The science outreach program BioEYES gives children hands-on experience studying the life cycle and genetics of the shiny, darting zebrafish…

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JoAnn Trejo selected for 2020 ASCB Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity

September 16, 2020
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JoAnn Trejo calls herself a problem solver. “I was born with a natural curiosity, always wondering how things work. I…

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ASCB awarded $1.32 million NIH grant to enhance academic biomedical workforce diversity

September 14, 2020
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ASCB was awarded a first-of-its-kind National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant to enhance diversity in the academic biomedical workforce. The…

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Attack of the killer bugs: The cell biology of infectious diseases

November 29, 2019
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There is growing excitement among those studying immunity as we begin to understand the diversity of mechanisms that cells use…

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Decisions, Decisions: How Cells Choose Their Fates

November 27, 2019
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Why should cell biologists care about single-cell genomics? scRNA-seq, scATAC-seq, SCI-seq, scGESTALT, scCRAZE—is it all a fad? Or is there…

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Google maps of the cell: controlling intracellular traffic flow and direction

November 25, 2019
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As a prologue to my presentation in the Symposium “Google Maps of the Cell: Controlling intracellular traffic flow and direction”…

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M. Madan Babu and Paola Picotti honored with 2019 EMBO Gold Awards

November 6, 2019
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Earlier this year, the 2019 EMBO Gold Medals were awarded to two systems biologists, M. Madan Babu and Paola Picotti.…

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D’Arcy Thompson at 100: Controlling Cell Shape and Function

November 4, 2019
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Even though it was published more than a century ago, D’Arcy Thompson’s seminal work, On Growth and Form, continues to…

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