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MBoC partners with cell journals in manuscript transfer system

May 16, 2019
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Three cell biology journals now allow authors of manuscripts declined at one journal to transfer their submission seamlessly to another…

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The impact of green fluorescent protein after 25 years

May 15, 2019
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This year marks the 25th anniversary of Martin Chalfie’s seminal paper on the use of Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP) as…

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ASCB governance task force report

May 14, 2019
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In 2017 ASCB leaders formulated a strategic plan to improve the Society and make it a vital resource for all…

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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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Lehmann elected ASCB President for 2021

May 10, 2019
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Ruth Lehmann was elected by ASCB members to serve as ASCB President in 2021. Lehmann is Laura and Isaac Perlmutter…

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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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Governance, Publishing, Meeting Top Council’s Conversations

March 13, 2019

Council members gathered on December 7, 2018, in San Diego prior to the start of the 2018 ASCB|EMBO Meeting. The…

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DORA Community Interviews Examine Innovation in Research Assessment

March 12, 2019
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In celebration of last May’s fifth anniversary of the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), the DORA Steering Committee…

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ASCB Declaration on Effective and Inclusive Undergraduate Biology Education

March 7, 2019

1 December 2018 Part of the fun, excitement, and responsibility of being a scientist is preparing the next generation of scientists,…

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ASCB Statement on the Future of Publishing

March 4, 2019

The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) Executive Committee and Council have been in active discussions about the future of…

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