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A unified atlas of CD8 T cell dysfunctional states in cancer and infection published in Molecular Cell by Yuri Pritykin and colleagues

Cells of the immune system, particularly T cells, are essential for protection against viral and bacterial infections and cancer. However, in some circumstances, for example in chronic infections or in growing tumors, they... Read more


Joshua Rabinowitz named Director of new branch of Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research at Princeton

Princeton University is the home of a new branch of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, an international community of distinguished scientists dedicated to preventing and controlling cancer. The Ludwig Princeton Branch... Read more


QCB Graduate Students, Katie Goodwin and Chadi Saad-Roy, selected for the 2021 Procter Fellowship

Katie Goodwin and Chadi Saad-Roy, QCB graduate students, have been awarded the Procter Fellowship for the 2021-22 academic year. The dean of the Graduate School and the academic affairs deans, in consultation with the... Read more


Princeton faculty Bialek, Dennehy, Mian, Perry, Ralph and Taylor and three graduate alumni win 2021 Guggenheim Fellowships

Six Princeton faculty members and three graduate alumni have received 2021 Guggenheim Fellowships. They are: William Bialek, the John Archibald Wheeler/Battelle Professor in... Read more


QCB Graduate Students Selected for the NSF GRFP

QCB graduate students Sara Camilli, Siena Dumas Ang, Theo Gibbs, and Dee Ruttenberg have been selected as recipients of the 2021 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship... Read more


Social bacteria build shelters using the physics of fingerprint patterns

A new study explores how a species of bacteria work collectively to form fruiting bodies, spongy mushroom-like growths that promote survival. Researchers led by professors Joshua Shaevitz... Read more


Everybody's got a hungry heart

Considering how hard the human heart works, it’s not surprising that it needs a continuous supply of fuel to run efficiently over the human lifespan. What is surprising, however, is its fuel preference and the rate at which it... Read more


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