HHMI researchers have discovered a new culprit that can induce instability in the genome and thereby set the stage for cancer to develop.
Using lasers, tiny beads and a Lego set, HHMI researchers have made the first measurement of the torsional, or twisting, elasticity of a single molecule of DNA.
Director of planning for Janelia Farm, Gerald M. Rubin, has been named its first director by HHMI's Trustees.
HHMI's Brian Drucker and Charles Sawyers, pioneers in the development of the cancer-fighting drug Gleevec, discuss their research and the future concerns of bringing new drugs to the clinic. On Capitol Hill, June 19. Open to the public.
HHMI investigators Val Sheffield and Edwin Stone to speak on inherited eye diseases and genetic testing, May 22 on Capitol Hill. Open to the public.
HHMI breaks ground for the Janelia Farm Research Campus in Ashburn, Virginia.
Join HHMI investigators in a public dialogue about stem cells and their evolving role in treating disease.
Charles A. Janeway, HHMI investigator at Yale, is remembered.
HHMI researchers discover new details about how the immune system generates antibodies.
Releasing the "brakes" on cells of the immune system can boost the ability of cancer vaccines to target tumors.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute will phase out it's predoctoral program and explore other ways of fostering biomedical research.
HHMI researchers and their colleagues identify a new culprit in long QT syndrome, which can cause fatal heart arrhythmia.
Gene mutation that produces a black coat color in mice also causes degeneration of neurons similar to that observed in Creutzfeldt-Jakob and mad cow disease.
Reductions in spending for research, grant programs and administrative operations to take place over the next two years.
H. Robert Horvitz, investigador del HHMI en el MIT, es uno de los tres científicos galardonados este año con el premio Nobel en Fisiología o Medicina.
HHMI announces the purchase of historic Hayes Manor and surrounding property.
Joseph L. Goldstein is elected Trustee; Craig B. Thompson to chair Medical Advisory Board
A compound isolated from the corn lilly kills medulloblastoma cells.
Twelve physician-scientists are selected as HHMI investigators.
Ellen B. Safir leaves HHMI to start new fixed income management investment firm.
Some cognitive deficits associated with aging may not be completely irreversible.
Middle school teachers and students are learning about the human body.