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Research [ January 24, 2015 ]

When battling a chronic infection, killer T cells must take a break so they can continue to fight off infection.

Research [ January 21, 2015 ]

Janelia reseachers show that Hox proteins trigger gene activity through weak interactions at previously unrecognized DNA binding sites in the genome.

Institute [ January 15, 2015 ]

On February 18, Janelia group leader Luke Lavis will speak about “The Chemistry of Color” at 7:00 p.m. at Janelia Research Campus.

Research [ January 12, 2015 ]

Scientists have determined new structures of an essential cellular recycling machine with near atomic-level detail. The structures, which show a protein called NSF alone and interacting with its target, a protein complex called SNARE that is formed when membranes fuse together.

Institute [ January 12, 2015 ]

Here's an early look at some of the stories in the upcoming issue of the HHMI Bulletin.

Research [ January 2, 2015 ]

HHMI scientists and their colleagues discover a new mechanism of protein synthesis.

Institute [ December 16, 2014 ]

Fernando Amat, Philipp Keller, and William Lemon win first prize in the 2014 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition for their video that captures the early development of a fruit fly embryo.

Research [ December 10, 2014 ]

Researchers at HHMI's Janelia Research Campus have used motion-capture technology to reveal new insight into the sophisticated information processing and acrobatic skills of dragonflies on the hunt.