HHMI researchers at Rockefeller University have discovered a new hormone produced by fat tissue and presumably acting on the brain to regulate weight.
Scientists at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at Columbia University are turning their attention to proteins that might beckon to the correct DNA target within human cells.
Researchers with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at Yale University led a team that found the genetic cause at the heart of Liddle's syndrome.
Researchers at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at the University of Utah have discovered two genes that cause long QT syndrome, an inherited disorder that causes sudden death in young, otherwise healthy people.
Yuet Wai Kan's team at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at the University of California, San Francisco, has devised a method for delivering a genetic message to tissues and cells displaying the same molecular "address."