03/11/2016 09:10:39
Kimm Fesenmaier
Combining synthetic biology approaches with time-lapse movies, a team led by Caltech biologists has determined how some proteins shape a cell's ability to remember particular states of gene expression.
03/08/2016 10:02:34
Marisa Demers
A new leadership chair in Caltech’s Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (CCE) will amplify the Institute’s support of its scholars’ freedom to pursue the most interesting and challenging lines of inquiry.
03/02/2016 09:54:32
Jon Nalick
A panel of Caltech faculty examines the ethics of using Henrietta Lacks’s cells along with issues of privacy, informed consent, and who profits from the technologies her cells engendered.
Friday, April 15, 2016
Beckman Institute Auditorium – Beckman Institute

A Celebration of Eric Davidson: Visionary Insights into the Genomic Control of Development and Evolution

02/24/2016 11:42:55
Lori Dajose
Viviana Gradinaru and James Benardini have been named as recipients of the 2016 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
photo of Viviana Gradinaru
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Beckman Institute Auditorium – Beckman Institute

New Horizons in Biology 2016 Faculty Hiring Symposium

02/18/2016 14:43:55
Ker Than
Caltech neuroscientists have looked inside brain cells as they undergo the intense bursts of neural activity known as "ripples" that are thought to underlie memory formation.
02/17/2016 09:29:32
Kimm Fesenmaier
Sleep is still a mysterious process that is difficult to study in vertebrate animals. By conducting a genetic screen in zebrafish, biologist David Prober and his colleagues have identified a gene that seems to serve as nature's stimulant.
Monday, February 29, 2016

Modeling molecules at the microscale

02/04/2016 12:28:54
Lori Dajose
Dianne Newman has been awarded the National Academy of Sciences Award in Molecular Biology.

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