Caltech Plant Biologist Receives Genetics Prize

Elliot Meyerowitz is a recipient of the 2018 Gruber Genetics Prize.

No Embryo Required: Studying Development in the Lab

Caltech scientists have engineered cells to create spatial patterns in a dish similar to those that occur during embryonic development.

Solving Pieces of the Genetic Puzzle

A new approach developed at Caltech is an important step in cracking the code of mysterious, noncoding regions of DNA.

A Gut Bacterium's Guide to Building a Microbiome

Many studies have linked the gut microbiome to health and disease. New research from Caltech reveals mechanisms utilized by gut bacteria to assemble a microbiome in the first place.

Anderson Receives Neuroscience Prize

The 2018 Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience is awarded to Caltech's David Anderson.

Caltech Alumna Awarded Soros Fellowship

Caltech alumna Suchita Nety will receive a Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans, receiving up to $90,000 in funding for her graduate studies.

American Academy of Arts and Sciences Elects Two from Caltech

Michael Alvarez and Ellen Rothenberg, as well as two alumni, join 82 current Caltech faculty members as fellows of the prestigious honorary society.

Paralyzed Patient Feels Sensation Again

Using a tiny array of electrodes implanted in the brain's somatosensory cortex, Caltech scientists have induced sensations of touch and movement in the hand and arm of a paralyzed man.

Caltech Students and Alumni Receive 2018 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Twenty-seven current students and 11 recent alumni have been selected to receive funding for graduate studies.

Oka Receives Young Investigator Award

Yuki Oka is the 2018 recipient of the Ajinomoto Award for Young Investigators in Gustation.

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