In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Nancy L.R. Bucher, 104, pioneer of growth control and catalytic member of ASCB

June 6, 2017
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Nancy Bucher, who died in February, was one of the first women to receive an MD degree from the Johns…

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In Memoriam: Emma Shelton, 96, cell biologist and ASCB’s first executive director

June 5, 2017
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Emma Shelton, research biologist and first executive director of the ASCB, passed away March 29, 2017, at her home in…

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In Memoriam: Arthur Alberts, 52, cell signaling expert

February 9, 2017
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Arthur S. Alberts, who was the Distinguished Scientific Investigator and Professor of Cancer and Cell Biology at the research division…

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In Memoriam: Susan Lindquist, 67, Pioneer in Protein Folding Research

February 6, 2017
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Susan L. Lindquist, a self-described scientific risk-taker who pioneered the field of protein folding, died at age 67 on October…

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In Memoriam: Susan Lindquist, 67, Pioneer in Protein Folding Research

October 28, 2016
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Susan L. Lindquist, a self-described scientific risk-taker who pioneered the field of protein folding died, aged 67, on Thursday, October…

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The Extraordinary Life of ASCB Founding Member Susumu Ito

November 30, 2015
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A sharp-eyed witness and self-effacing participant in many of the terrible historical and great scientific events of the last century,…

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In Memoriam: Alan Hall, Pioneer in Rho GTPases and Chair of Cell Biology at Sloan-Kettering

May 4, 2015
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Alan Hall, a wary biochemist who became an enthusiastic cell biologist, and whose discovery that Rho, a Ras-related GTP-binding protein,…

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In Memoriam: M. Daniel Lane, Adipogenesis Researcher and Mentor Who Saved Nobel Prize Research

May 15, 2014
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ASCB member M. Daniel Lane, the former chair of the Department of Biological Chemistry at Johns Hopkins University and a…

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