33 Schools to Support Diversity and Inclusion on Campus Through 2018 HHMI Inclusive Excellence Initiative
With grants to 33 colleges and universities, HHMI is catalyzing efforts to improve the inclusion of students from diverse backgrounds in science education.
20-Jun-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A weakened version of the bacteria that causes cholera provides quick protection to rabbits. The vaccine may one day stop outbreaks of the deadly intestinal disease.
12-Jun-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Stem cells that make blood cells in fish flourish in the shade provided by a newly discovered cellular “umbrella” that keeps them safe from UV damage.
11-Jun-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Three brain development genes are found only in humans and may have helped drive the rapid expansion of the brain starting roughly three million years ago.
31-May-2018 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
HHMI invests $200 million in a small cadre of leading scientists, challenging them to push the limits of what we know about biology.
18-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
HHMI scientists have deconstructed the brain circuits that control parenting behavior in mice, and identified discrete sets of cells that control actions, motivations, and hormonal changes involved in nurturing young animals.
9-Apr-2018 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A drug that reverses the effects of a cellular stress response restores learning and memory in mice with concussions. Now researchers can see the atomic-scale details of how the drug interacts with its protein target.
25-Mar-2018 8:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
HHMI researchers have built mosquitobrains.org, the first map of the female mosquito brain. The new resource may ultimately uncover the circuitry behind biting and other behaviors.
7-Mar-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
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