Research [ May 26, 2016 ]

Researchers have discovered that fat tissue is a previously unrecognized reservoir of trypanosomes, the parasites that cause sleeping sickness.

Science Education [ May 25, 2016 ]

Ninety-one schools have been invited to submit full proposals to apply for grants through HHMI’s $60 million Inclusive Excellence initiative that is encouraging colleges and universities to broaden access to science excellence for all students.

Research [ May 18, 2016 ]

HHMI scientists have designed a potential cancer therapy that uses a unique strategy to block a molecule that drives the growth of cancer.

Science Education [ May 11, 2016 ]

A new partnership between HHMI’s Educational Media Group and the Biomedical Neuroscience Institute (BNI) at Universidad de Chile will provide teachers and students in Latin America with free access to science education materials produced by HHMI BioInteractive.

Institute [ May 10, 2016 ]

HHMI launches new program to provide advanced technology for use in core facilities that are intended to serve a cohort of users – including researchers from outside the HHMI community.

Research [ May 3, 2016 ]

New experiments help explain how the brain speeds up or slows down movement.

Institute [ May 3, 2016 ]

HHMI scientists are among 84 newly elected members and 21 foreign associates.

Research [ May 2, 2016 ]

Analyses of ancient DNA from prehistoric humans paint a picture of dramatic population change in Europe from 45,000 to 7,000 years ago.