Newsletter Archive

Seen on THE CELL

April 1, 2016

  The Cell Image Library has now been accessed from 220 different countries, with Norfolk Island and the Cook Islands…

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Announcing the PALM Network Spring 2016 Fellows

April 1, 2016

Inaugural class sets high standards for a growing program ASCB, the Genetics Society of America (GSA), and the American Society…

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Cell Biology Hits the Big Time in West Africa

April 1, 2016
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Cell biology is a powerful way of approaching biomedical problems, particularly those caused by infectious diseases. The former Department of…

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Biology Students Struggling with Math

April 1, 2016
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Regardless of our current role in academe, education—for us and for our students—is central to our identity as scientists. With…

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ASCB-Gibco Emerging Leader Prize Essays

March 31, 2016

In fall 2015, ASCB awarded the first-ever ASCB-Gibco Emerging Leader Prizes to three cell biology researchers. ASCB introduced the prizes…

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Congressional Biomedical Research Caucus 2016 Briefing Series

March 31, 2016
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All presentations will be from noon until 1:00 PM in the Rayburn House Office Building, Room B-340. April 15 Zika…

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Watching a Congressional Hearing Turn into a Witch Hunt

March 31, 2016
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Last week at a congressional hearing entitled “Bioethics and Fetal Tissue” before the Select Investigatory Panel on Infant Lives, I…

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Misteli, Nunnari Run for ASCB President

March 31, 2016

Eight Candidates Seek Council Seats The two nominees for ASCB President-Elect are Tom Misteli of the U.S. National Cancer Institute,…

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Membership Committee Strives to Meet the Needs of ASCB Members

February 16, 2016
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Membership Committee’s charge is to consider, review, and recommend programs and services that will best serve the needs of the…

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ASCB 2015—Exploring the Frontiers of Cell Biology in San Diego

February 16, 2016

Cajal bodies, snurposomes, Balbiani bodies, magnetoreception—terms both familiar and obscure and the new science behind them were flying fast and…

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