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MBoC to begin publishing reviewer commentary along with articles

August 29, 2018

To promote transparency in scientific research, the basic research journal of the American Society for Cell Biology, Molecular Biology of…

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Cancer in English: Translating cancer cell biology for everyone through Instagram

August 24, 2018

In today’s age of social media, it’s easy for the sheer volume of posts and opinions floating around the internet…

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Four evidence-based ways universities can enhance graduate training

August 20, 2018

The biomedical and life sciences have a longstanding culture of postdoctoral training with the ultimate goal of a career as…

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MBoC seeks submissions for 5th issue on quantitative cell biology

August 15, 2018

The American Society for Cell Biology announces that their journal, Molecular Biology of the Cell (MBoC) seeks submissions for the Fifth Annual Special…

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The importance of an elevator speech

August 14, 2018
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It’s called an “elevator pitch” or “speech,” but it could also be referred to as the “water cooler speech,” the…

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Promoting Scholarly Evaluation of Teaching: Addressing the Third Rail of Academia

August 13, 2018

Education is perhaps the fundamental form of investment societies or individuals can make in their own future welfare. It is…

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Physical sciences meet cell biology in special edition ‘Forces’ issue

August 9, 2018

The second annual edition of “Forces On and Within Cells, a special issue of Molecular Biology of the Cell, the peer-reviewed…

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Mixed News on International Funding for Science

July 19, 2018
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At the same time that the U.S. National Institutes of Health is benefiting from increases in its budget, the news in…

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What’s it all about? Microfluidics

June 15, 2018

This installment of “What’s it all about?” will attempt to demystify the exciting miniature world of microfluidic technology, particularly as…

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Jodi Nunnari's full interview with NIGMS Director Jon Lorsch

June 7, 2018

Editor’s Note: What follows is the complete transcript of an interview conducted by ASCB President Jodi Nunnari with Jon Lorsch,…

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