Research [ August 27, 2015 ]

New imaging methods dramatically improve the spatial resolution provided by structured illumination microscopy, one of the best imaging techniques for seeing inside living cells.

Research [ August 26, 2015 ]

HHMI scientists have discovered how the most common genetic defect in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis kills nerve cells.

Institute [ August 24, 2015 ]

Four HHMI scientists are among those honored by the prestigious Royal Society.

Research [ August 5, 2015 ]

HHMI researchers solve a longstanding mystery about the origin of new cells in the liver.

Institute [ August 4, 2015 ]

HHMI President Robert Tjian will step down in late 2016.

Institute [ August 4, 2015 ]

On September 16, Matthew Scott, President of the Carnegie Institution for Science, will deliver a talk, “Exploring the Genes that Built You” at Janelia Research Campus.

Science Education [ July 30, 2015 ]

HHMI selects 45 predoctoral students from 18 countries to receive fellowships that will help them complete their graduate degrees in the life sciences. 

Research [ July 24, 2015 ]

 A lipid molecule called EET helps blood-forming stem cells replenish the immune system.