News: biology

Vito Quaranta Wins the Stanley Cohen Award

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

The Stanley Cohen Award for Research Bridging Diverse Disciplines, such as Chemistry or Physics, to Solve Biology’s Most Important Fundamental Questions — Vito Quaranta, M.D., professor of Cancer Biology. Quaranta earned his medical degree from the University of Bari School of Medicine in Bari, Italy, in 1974 and passed the USA ECFMG Board in 1976. […]

Biologist to Deliver Discovery Lecture

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Renowned molecular biologist and Princeton University President Shirley Tilghman, Ph.D., will discuss “The Meaning of Race in the Post-Genome Era” at the next Discovery Lecture on Thursday, May 5. Tilghman, who participated in cloning the first mammalian gene as a postdoctoral fellow at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is a former Howard Hughes Medical […]