Category: Course Connection

MBL to Offer Genome Editing Workshop for Secondary School Teachers

MBL to Offer Genome Editing Workshop for Secondary School Teachers

Secondary-school science teachers interested in incorporating genome editing into their classrooms and curricula are invited to attend a pilot workshop at MBL, to be held June 9-13, 2019. Participants will receive hands-on training and scientific background in CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing using the frog Xenopus, a well-established model organism in biomedical research. The workshop is led by MBL

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Nine Scientists Affiliated with MBL Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Nine Scientists Affiliated with MBL Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Congratulations to Francisco Bezanilla of University of Chicago, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz of Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and 7 other MBL-affiliated scientists who have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honorary societies. All were elected to the Academy’s Biological Sciences division. These scholars join the

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A Brief Conversation with Rob Phillips, Co-Director of Physical Biology of The Cell

A Brief Conversation with Rob Phillips, Co-Director of Physical Biology of The Cell

Rob Phillips of Caltech talks about starting over at age 40, popular science writing he admires, the “mysterious treasures” he sees in nature, the beauty of mathematics, and the numbers in biology he likes best. Phillips co-founded and co-directs the “Physical Biology of the Cell” course at MBL. The interview was conducted by student Kulyash

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