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Rabinowitz makes Analytical Scientist's Power List 2017

Joshua Rabinowitz, Professor of Chemistry and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, makes the list of the Analytical Scientist's Power List 2017 in its Magnificent Tens "... Read more


William Bialek wins the Max Delbruck Prize in Biological Physics from the American Physical Society

Bill Bialek of Physics, Biophysics, and the Lewis-Sigler institute has won the annual Max Delbrück Prize in Biological Physics from the American Physical Society “for the application of... Read more


New Princeton-CUNY program to bring together physicists and biologists

Story by Liz Fuller-Wright, Office of Communications The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $13 million to create the Center for the Physics of Biological Function, a joint endeavor between Princeton University and... Read more


Rabinowitz, Shvartsman, Marmion, and Song are examining the steps by which embryos create DNA precursors independent of those supplied by their mothers

Story by Adam Hadhazy, Office of Engineering Communications A study from Princeton researchers on fruit flies shows how, during the early stages of growth, a developing embryo must begin to make its own building blocks of DNA... Read more


Study by Ned Wingreen and team reveals ways in which cells feel their surroundings

Cells push out tiny feelers to probe their physical surroundings, but how much can these tiny sensors really discover? A new study led by Princeton University researchers and colleagues finds that the typical cell’s environment... Read more


Bee antennae offer links between the evolution of social behavior and communication

An international team of researchers, including Sarah Kocher from Princeton University, reported that a certain species of bees, called halictid bees, have more sensorial machinery... Read more


Levine elected to EMBO for excellence in life sciences

Michael Levine, the Anthony B. Evnin ’62 Professor in Genomics, is one of 65 outstanding life scientists elected June 16 to membership of... Read more


Hongtao Chen Named Revson Senior Fellow in Biomedical Science

The Charles H. Revson Foundation’s fellowship program for the most promising New York−area postdoctoral researchers in biomedical science recently added Princeton researchers Wendy Mok and Hongtao Chen (Gregor lab) to its list... Read more


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