Caltech Alumnus and Former Caltech Researcher Win Nobel for Circadian Rhythm Research

Michael Rosbash (BS '65), and Jeffrey C. Hall, a former Caltech postdoctoral fellow, have been honored with a Nobel Prize for identifying the genetic mechanism controlling circadian rhythms.

New Provost Starts This Week

David Tirrell steps into new role on campus.

The Surprising, Ancient Behavior of Jellyfish

The discovery that primitive jellyfish sleep suggests that sleep is an ancient, evolutionarily conserved behavior.

Postdoctoral Scholars Named Hanna Gray Fellows

Two Caltech postdoctoral scholars will receive up to $1.4 million in funding over eight years.

Interpreting Mixed (Molecular) Messages

New research decodes a language of cellular communication.

Gut Bacteria May Play Role in Onset of Multiple Sclerosis

Researchers from Caltech and UC San Francisco have uncovered links between specific bacterial members of the human gut microbiome and the inflammatory response seen in multiple sclerosis.

Sorting Molecules with DNA Robots

Scientists at Caltech have programmed a "robot" made of DNA to pick up and sort molecules into predetermined locations.

A Mind-Controlled Exoskeleton

Caltech researchers have received a grant to begin work on a brain-machine interface to control an exoskeleton that could enable paraplegics to walk again.

Caltech Celebrates 30 Years of its Computation and Neural Systems Option

Caltech marked the 30th anniversary of its Computation and Neural Systems option with a daylong symposium and celebration on campus.

Conte Center Poised for Next Chapter in Decision-Making Research

With its federal funding renewed for another five years, Caltech's Conte Center aims to tackle even more complex questions about how humans make decisions.

Pages

Subscribe to www.bbe.caltech.edu RSS