HHMI and the Wellcome Trust have joined forces to establish an exchange program designed to promote collaborative science and enhance research opportunities for postdoctoral researchers.
Backed by nearly $4 million of support from HHMI, 111 medical and dental students will spend a year doing mentored research at medical research centers nationwide, as participants in two programs designed to help meet the need for researchers with medical and dental training.
Eleven HHMI investigators are among those elected today to the National Academy of Sciences, in recognition of distinguished and continuing achievements in research.
Ten HHMI investigators and two HHMI professors are among 203 fellows elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
HHMI investigators Ronald M. Evans and Robert J. Lefkowitz, together with Johns Hopkins School of Medicine professor Solomon H. Snyder, have been awarded the Albany Medical Center's 2007 Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research.
McGhee will join Rice to teach and direct a future graduate program in the design of research labs.
Prestigious award recognizes Steitz's pioneering work on the structure of the ribosome.
William R. Lummis, a Houston attorney, served as an Institute Trustee since 1984.
HHMI and Elsevier have established an agreement to make author manuscripts of articles published in Elsevier and Cell Press journals publicly available six months following final publication.
El HHMI y Elsevier han establecido un acuerdo para que los manuscritos de autores de artículos publicados en Elsevier y en revistas de la Editorial Cell estén disponibles al público seis meses después de su publicación final.
HHMI has invited 226 colleges and master's-level universities to compete for $60 million in science education grant funding.
Why has HHMI invited 226 colleges and small universities to compete for $60 million in science education grants?
The Gilliam Fellows for 2007.
HHMI has named five new Gilliam fellows. The fellowships enable exceptionally talented young scientists from minority or disadvantaged backgrounds to attend graduate school.
El HHMI ha nombrado a cinco becarios Gilliam nuevos. Las becas permitirán que científicos jóvenes excepcionalmente talentosos, provenientes de minorías y de grupos sociales con desventajas, realicen estudios de postgrado.
Five HHMI investigators and an HHMI professor receive 2007 awards for scientific achievement from the National Academy of Sciences.
Neuroscientist will work at HHMI headquarters to support the research of HHMI investigators around the country.
A webcast of the HHMI Holiday Lectures on Science features HHMI investigator Douglas Melton and Nadia Rosenthal of the European Molecular Biology Organization talking about stem cell biology.
The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute will host an international symposium on "Cell Death and Cancer," in Boston on January 25-26, 2007.
Treinta y nueve científicos excepcionales de Latinoamérica y Canadá han sido nombrados becarios internacionales de investigación del HHMI.
Short summaries of the research of the 2006 International Research Scholars.
Thirty-nine outstanding scientists in Latin America and Canada have been named HHMI international research scholars.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is honoring the life and legacy of the late David L. Garbers by hosting a memorial symposium on November 16, 2006.
Seven HHMI investigators and an HHMI professor have been elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
News tips on research of HHMI international research scholars.
Top researchers from 28 countries report on their latest research into some of the world's toughest biomedical challenges.
Científicos de alto nivel de 28 países informan sus últimas investigaciones sobre algunos de los desafíos médicos mundiales más difíciles.
David Garbers, an HHMI investigator at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, dies.
Brief bios and pictures of the new Janelia Farm group leaders and fellows.
HHMI has launched a student recruitment campaign for its new Janelia Farm Graduate Program, developed in partnership with the University of Chicago and the University of Cambridge.
HHMI has recruited 10 additional scientists to head research laboratories at its Janelia Farm Research Campus.
Take a look inside the Landscape Building at Janelia Farm.
View the sweep and distinctive architectural features of the Landscape Building at Janelia Farm.
After six years of intense planning, construction, and recruiting, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute is opening its new scientific community.
Jack E. Dixon, dean of scientific affairs at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, and member of HHMI's Medical Advisory Board, has been named vice president and chief scientific officer at HHMI.
A brief summary of Jack Dixon's research background
Accomplished researcher and physician will join HHMI.
HHMI has awarded 13 Physician-Scientist Early Career Awards to help ease the transition from training to a biomedical research faculty position.
HHMI investigator honored for contributions to understanding programmed cell death.
Chemistry professor Randy Duran is building science families at the University of Florida.
Hughes Scholars at the University of Maryland Baltimore County are getting an education that helps them get into the best graduate schools in the country.
Cinnamon Spear may be the first teenager from an Indian reservation who ever tried to sneak into a summer science program at a university.
At Rice University, undergraduates in a new global health program will expand their horizons from Houston, Texas, to Africa and beyond.
HHMI is investing $86.4 million in innovative science undergraduate education programs at 50 research universities across the country.
To fulfill the need for a scientific community that promotes and rewards collaborative, interdisciplinary research, HHMI has created Janelia Farm.
HHMI names 66 new medical and dental student fellows and 42 HHMI/NIH research scholars.
Twenty leading research scientists who are also dedicated to undergraduate teaching are tapped as HHMI professors.