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Partners in Innovation
10/03/2016

Partners in Innovation

Lorinda Dajose
On September 27, researchers from Caltech and City of Hope presented promising biomedical research from recent collaborations.
A tumor stained with pink biomarkers labeling gene regulation.
No Rest for a Nobelist
09/30/2016

No Rest for a Nobelist

Lori Oliwenstein
For the vast majority of the 34 Caltech faculty and alumni who have together won 35 Nobels, the award is just the beginning.
photo of Robert Millikan
Infections in Plain View
09/27/2016

Infections in Plain View

Lorinda Dajose
Caltech researchers can now image bacterial infections in 3D by rendering cystic fibrosis mucus transparent.
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Caltech's L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellow
09/26/2016

Caltech's L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellow

Lorinda Dajose
Moriel Zelikowsky is a neuroscientist with a passion for diversity in STEM fields.
photo of Moriel Zelikowsky
Aravin and Hoelz Named HHMI Faculty Scholars
09/22/2016

Aravin and Hoelz Named HHMI Faculty Scholars

Lorinda Dajose
The program is a new partnership between the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Simons Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Newman and Orphan Named MacArthur Fellows
09/21/2016

Newman and Orphan Named MacArthur Fellows

Lorinda Dajose
The "no strings attached" fellowships award $625,000 over five years.
In the Light of Evolution
09/15/2016

In the Light of Evolution

Lorinda Dajose
Students reflect on experiences in a biannual evolution course which culminates in a trip to the Galápagos Islands.
photo of Galápagos giant tortoises
Multitasking Protein Keeps Immune System Healthy
09/01/2016

Multitasking Protein Keeps Immune System Healthy

Lorinda Dajose
Caltech researchers have shed light on the 3-D structure of a protein crucial to immune system function.
Analyzing a Worm's Sleep
08/18/2016

Analyzing a Worm's Sleep

Whitney Clavin
New research from Caltech finds three chemicals that collectively work together to induce sleep in the roundworm C. elegans.
Hushing the X Chromosome
08/05/2016

Hushing the X Chromosome

Whitney Clavin
A new study highlights the role of DNA's three-dimensional structure in silencing genes.