HHMI is a science philanthropy whose mission is to advance basic biomedical research and science education for the benefit of humanity.
HHMI supports people, rather than projects, because it’s individual scientists who break barriers to advance knowledge.
HHMI empowers exceptional scientists and students to pursue fundamental questions in basic science.
HHMI believes every student and citizen can experience science in a meaningful way.
HHMI shares the latest on our research, education, and organizational news.
Exploring the building blocks of cell movement, researchers are revealing delightful dances―and changing dogma.
The ten students who entered Brandeis University four years ago as an innovative experiment in science education are graduating.
HHMI has selected nine students to receive the 2012 Gilliam Fellowships for Advanced Study.
International team finds gene responsible for rare movement disorder.
Riboswitch helps bacteria toss out toxic fluoride.
Exercise prompts cells to turn unwanted proteins and cellular junk into energy.
How to keep students from jumping ship?
Monitoring health and disease with next-generation sequencing.