News Archive

NSF Fellowship Recipients

The Lewis-Sigler Institute would like to congratulate QCB students Olivia Chu (Tarnita lab) and Jaime Lopez (first year rotation student), on being awarded NSF Fellowships.  The NSF... Read more

Dean for Research Innovation Funds awarded to Julien Ayroles and Thomas Gregor, among others, for highly exploratory projects

Story by Catherine Zandonella, Office of the Dean for Research.  A number of innovative research projects ranging from the sciences to the arts and engineering have been granted funding through Princeton's Office of the Dean... Read more

Eliminating competition: Poison and mating regulate male-roundworm populations

Story by the Office of Communications.  In many species, mating comes at the steep price of an organism's life, an evolutionary process intended to regulate reproductive competition. But males of certain roundworm species have... Read more

Studies, led by Yogesh Goyal and Granton Jindal, point way to precision therapies for common class of genetic disorders

Two Princeton University studies are opening important new windows into understanding an untreatable group of common genetic disorders known as RASopathies that are characterized by distinct facial features, developmental... Read more

Tony Capra's research highlighted in NY Times (Singh lab)

Tony Capra, former QCB trainee and computer science student of Professor Mona Singh, has his research on the evolution of the human genome highlighted in the... Read more

Scientists get their first look into how bacteria construct a slimy biofilm fortress

Princeton researchers, including senior co-author Ned Wingreen, have for the first time revealed the mechanics of how bacteria build up slimy masses, called biofilms, cell by cell, in a... Read more

Girls Can't Do Math or Science? Video and blog post by former ISC student, Lisa Einstein

Lisa Einstein, former ISC student, is currently teaching in the peace corps in Guinea as part of the Let Girls Learn Inititative.  She created a video and blog post for Scientific American for the... Read more