Mimi Black was a homeless teenager, living on the streets of San Francisco and then in a hole in a redwood tree. Now she's graduating university with honors and entering medical school.
Learn how sleep, jet lag and other physiological phenomena are controlled by biological clocks, the molecular mechanisms that help us adapt to daily and seasonal changes.
Forty-four physicians who want to combine clinical medicine and laboratory research have received new postdoctoral fellowships from HHMI.
Judy Brown's excitement about science is contagious, and she's hoping to infect teachers all over the country.
Undergraduates at Villanova University have adopted a Philadelphia middle school.
HHMI international research scholars in Venezuela and Russia are helping each other piece together the molecular puzzle of muscle contraction.
HHMI has awarded $15 million to support research on infectious and parasitic diseases by 45 scientists in 20 countries.
HHMI ha otorgado 15 millones de dólares para apoyar investigación de 45 científicos en 20 países.
HHMI has invited approximately 800 museums and other centers for informal community science education nationwide to compete for grants totaling $12 million.
Fifty-three colleges and universities in 22 states will receive new grants for undergraduate biological sciences education.
Driving a bus outfitted as a laboratory has changed one Boston man's mind about science teachers and students.
New fellowships have been awarded to 92 predoctoral students and 53 medical students.
HHMI will award $16.25 million in new grants to support the research of biomedical scientists in Canada and five Latin American countries.
El HHMI otorgará 16,25 millones de dólares en nuevos subsidios para apoyar la investigación de científicos biomédicos en Canadá y en cinco países de Latinoamérica.
Florida fifth graders discover Wetland Wonders at the Museum of Science & Industry. Grants in Action
Tres nuevos subsidios instalaran a adolescentes y profesores de Maryland en laboratorios de investigación del NIH.
Three new grants will put Maryland teens and teachers in NIH research labs.
Phyllis Hanson arrives in the winner's circle with a little help from her friends and HHMI.
A UCSF predoctoral fellow's research puts scientists one step closer to understanding the normal role of prions in cells.
HHMI awards a grant to the National Research Council to study the education, training and experience that undergraduates need to become successful research biologists.
Virtual Cardiology Lab at HHMI's BioInteractive site challenges students to diagnose heart problems.
Rensselaer's degree program combines biology and computers. Grants in Action