2017

Tauana Cunha Awarded GSAS Merit Fellowship

Tauana Cunha Awarded GSAS Merit Fellowship

May 1, 2017

Congratulations to Tauana Cunha (Giribet Lab) awarded the 2017-18 GSAS Merit Fellowship for research proposal titled “Integrative research in gastropods: Phylogeny and shell shape evolution”!

Pardis Sabeti

Pardis Sabeti Part of Scientific Team that Adapted CRISPR-Based Diagnostic Platform

April 14, 2017

Pardis Sabeti is part of a scientific team from the Broad Institute, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science at MIT, and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, that has adapted a CRISPR protein that targets RNA (rather than DNA), for use as a rapid, inexpensive, highly sensitive diagnostic tool with the potential to transform research and global public health. Their study is published today in… Read more about Pardis Sabeti Part of Scientific Team that Adapted CRISPR-Based Diagnostic Platform

IB Senior Thesis Poster Session 2017

Senior Thesis Poster Session

April 4, 2017

The IB Senior Thesis Poster Session  

Tuesday April 4th, 12-2pm

NW Labs (first floor, North wing [the far side from the MCZ])

 

 

 

Martin A. Nowak

A Mathematical Argument for Stable Families or Stable Friendships

March 30, 2017

Working with Emmanuel College scientists, Martin Nowak and Ben Allen (Researcher) developed an algorithm to predict whether a social structure is likely to favor cooperation. Their findings suggest strong pairwise relationships, rather than loose scattered networks, are more favorable for cooperation. The study is published in Nature.  News Coverage: … Read more about A Mathematical Argument for Stable Families or Stable Friendships

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