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Tugboat and Motor Protein Metaphor Takes Top Prize at 2015 Elevator Speech Contest

February 16, 2016
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It’s always a short ride, up or down, in ASCB’s 60-second Elevator Speech Contest. For the 2015 judges, it was…

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Education Committee Focuses on Mentoring

February 16, 2016

The Education Committee (EdComm) is striving to engage with the ASCB membership year-round and to build on its programs at…

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COMPASS Seeks Data, Supports Outreach, Encourages Expression

February 16, 2016

In 2016 the Committee for Postdocs and Students (COMPASS) will be seeking information. For the first time COMPASS, together with…

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International Affairs Committee Welcomes Members to Their Scientific Home

February 16, 2016
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As I write this article on behalf of the International Affairs Committee (IAC), I cannot help but remember my first…

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Minorities Affairs Committee Promotes Professional Development and Involvement with the Society

February 16, 2016
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The ASCB Minorities Affairs Committee (MAC) has the goal of providing professional development training and opportunities for underrepresented minority scientists…

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Public Policy Committee Plans for a Busy 2016

February 16, 2016

The ASCB Public Policy Committee (PPC) has long been a key participant in discussions of science policy issues that are…

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The Women in Cell Biology Committee: An Effective Advocacy Group

February 16, 2016

Under its new chair, Diane Barber of the University of California, San Francisco, the Women in Cell Biology Committee (WICB)…

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The ASCB and the Coalition for the Life Sciences: Partners in Advocacy

February 16, 2016
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The announcement of the Precision Medicine Initiative. The formation of a congressional committee to help draft what would become the…

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Seen on THE CELL

February 16, 2016

We are pleased to announce a name change: The Cell: An Image Library-CCDB is now the Cell Image Library. This…

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HIGHLIGHTS from MBoC

February 16, 2016

Regulation of Chlamydomonas flagella and ependymal cell motile cilia by ceramide-mediated translocation of GSK3 Ji Na Kong, K. Hardin, M.…

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