HHMI is a science philanthropy whose mission is to advance basic biomedical research and science education for the benefit of humanity.
HHMI supports people, rather than projects, because it’s individual scientists who break barriers to advance knowledge.
HHMI empowers exceptional scientists and students to pursue fundamental questions in basic science.
HHMI believes every student and citizen can experience science in a meaningful way.
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Global health curriculum initiatives encourage undergraduates to embrace – and solve – real-world problems.
In many ways, Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado would have been right at home during the Renaissance, when inductive inquiry was the norm.
Two HHMI-supported scientists involve undergraduates by the hundreds and thousands in real, published research.
Scientists unravel why feeling hungry can also mean feeling angry.
One drop of blood reveals a history of viral infection.
A new invention acts as a molecular 3-D printer.