Category: Course Connection

National Academy of Sciences Elects Eleven MBL Alumni, Faculty

National Academy of Sciences Elects Eleven MBL Alumni, Faculty

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has announced the election of 84 new members and 21 foreign associates, including several MBL course faculty and alumni. NAS members are elected by their peers in the Academy, in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original scientific research. Congratulations to: Belkaid, Yasmine (National Institutes of Health)

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Talking Biology in the Language of Physics

Talking Biology in the Language of Physics

By Kenrick Vezina “Much of biology is now quantitative,” says Rob Phillips. Unfortunately, biology education often is not. That’s why Phillips, a biophysics professor at Caltech, launched the Physical Biology of the Cell (PBC) course at MBL last summer. A big hit, it will be back this August (application deadline is April 17!) Phillips and

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Kate Criswell, Embryology 2014, Publishes on Skeleton Formation in Little Skate

Kate Criswell, Embryology 2014, Publishes on Skeleton Formation in Little Skate

Kate Criswell EMB2014 @MBLScience describes how axial skeleton forms in the little skate, a cartilaginous fish. https://t.co/NRGjgeUwX8 pic.twitter.com/3ZJrbBsQ5U — Richard Behringer (@rrbehringer) February 3, 2017 Kate Criswell was a graduate student at the University of Chicago when she took the MBL Embryology course. She recently joined the laboratory of MBL Whitman Center Scientist Andrew Gillis

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