Science Education [ July 30, 2015 ]

HHMI selects 45 predoctoral students from 18 countries to receive fellowships that will help them complete their graduate degrees in the life sciences. 

Research [ July 24, 2015 ]

 A lipid molecule called EET helps blood-forming stem cells replenish the immune system.

Research [ July 16, 2015 ]

New research begins to explain how plants separate microbes they like from those they don't like.

Science Education [ July 16, 2015 ]

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s newly expanded Gilliam Fellowships for Advanced Study Program has awarded 30 fellowships to outstanding students who are pursuing a PhD in the life sciences and who are committed to increasing diversity among scientists. 

Research [ June 24, 2015 ]

HHMI scientists have profiled key features of the genetic material inside three types of brain cells and found vast differences in the patterns of chemical modifications that affect how the genes in each type of neuron are regulated.

Research [ June 22, 2015 ]

New studies provide the first genetic evidence that humans interbred with Neanderthals in Europe.

Science Education [ June 22, 2015 ]

HHMI announces five-year, $2.3 million grant to support educational activities and infrastructure development at the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Laboratory in Gorongosa National Park, Mozambique.

Research [ June 4, 2015 ]

New technology developed by HHMI researchers makes it possible to test for current and past infections with any known human virus by analyzing a single drop of blood.

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