Christine E. Seidman and Richard P. Lifton will discuss the genetics of cardiovascular disease and the role of the kidney in hypertension at HHMI's annual lecture series for high school students and other viewers.
Grants will help selected institutions to sustain their critical biomedical research activities amid major changes in the U.S. health care system.
HHMI selects young physicians to receive support to train as physician-scientists.
$800,000 HHMI grant will enable JSTOR to offer online access to all past issues of Science, the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and other journals.
New HHMI Web site provides hands-on activities for elementary school students.
More than $425 million awarded since 1988 to revitalize undergraduate biological sciences education.
A powerful, award-winning video that encourages minority students to pursue careers is now available on the Web.
The Institute plans to award $12 million in new grants for precollege science programs at biomedical research institutions.
New Web site provides 'one-stop shopping' for young researchers seeking fellowships, grants.
HHMI predoctoral fellow develops a computer program that offers a quick, easy and free way to produce restriction maps of DNA sequences.
New centers at medical schools provide centralized access to the increasingly powerful tools and specialized expertise that drive modern biology.
HHMI's representative in Russia, Laura Kennedy, has helped the Institute's international research scholars in the region to overcome a wide range of problems.
More and more institutions are sending undergraduates off campus - to industry, a government laboratory, another college or university - to do research.
Doug Wright has left behind the construction business to study stem cells and search for new techniques to improve the success of bone marrow transplants.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute today announced that is has awarded $15 million in grants to support the research of 47 outstanding biomedical researchers in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico and Venezuela.
A talk by Argentine scientist Ana Belen Elgoyhen highlights the problems faced by many biomedical researchers in Latin America.
The College of the Holy Cross offers free training every summer to two fortunate Worcester Public School science teachers.
High school science teachers are refreshing their skills at summer programs offered by the College of the Holy Cross, the University of Missouri-Columbia, and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.