Research [ October 7, 2015 ]

HHMI's Paul Modrich shares 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Tomas Lindahl and Aziz Sancar for studies of DNA repair.

Research [ October 1, 2015 ]

New research indicates individual human neurons may harbor up to 1,000 genetic mutations.

Research [ September 8, 2015 ]

HHMI Investigator Stephen Elledge of Brigham and Women's Hospital shares the 2015 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award with Evelyn Witkin of Rutgers University.

Science Education [ September 8, 2015 ]

HHMI and the Zooniverse launch WildCam Gorongosa, a new citizen science project.

Research [ August 27, 2015 ]

New imaging methods dramatically improve the spatial resolution provided by structured illumination microscopy, one of the best imaging techniques for seeing inside living cells.

Research [ August 26, 2015 ]

HHMI scientists have discovered how the most common genetic defect in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis kills nerve cells.

Institute [ August 24, 2015 ]

Four HHMI scientists are among those honored by the prestigious Royal Society.

Research [ August 5, 2015 ]

HHMI researchers solve a longstanding mystery about the origin of new cells in the liver.