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Professor, Department of Genetics, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
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English Translation of Classic Paper in Animal Genetics

Posted by on October 4th, 2018

Soon after the rediscovery of Mendel’s laws of inheritance in plants, French scientist Lucien Cuénot published a paper in 1902, reporting his studies of the inheritance of pigmentation in the house mouse. Cuénot’s results showed that Mendel’s laws of inheritance also applied to animals. This is a fundamental paper in the field of genetics. The[…]

Manipulating the Mouse Embryo: Yesterday, today, and tomorrow… Symposium in honor of Professor Brigid Hogan

Posted by on March 13th, 2018

Last Friday March 9, a research symposium was held at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina to honor the career and retirement of Professor Brigid Hogan, Chair of the Department of Cell Biology (Hogan Lab Webpage: http://bit.ly/2ImZxn5). Current and former Hogan Lab members, colleagues, and friends came from across America, Japan, and the United Kingdom[…]

Alberto Monroy Fellowship

Posted by on December 18th, 2016

The Alberto Monroy Fellowship is awarded to an Italian citizen to support their attendance in the Embryology Course next summer at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. The amount of the fellowship is 5,500.00 euros (about $5,750.00). The full text of the announcement of the award competition for 2017 can be found at http://www.giomolab.it/AAM. The[…]

21st Century Journal Clubs

Posted by on February 2nd, 2016

Does anyone have 21st century ideas on how to run a diverse (not just developmental biology) departmental journal club? (+2 rating, 2 votes) Loading…

Alberto Monroy Fellowship

Posted by on December 24th, 2015

The Alberto Monroy Fellowship is awarded to an Italian citizen to support their attendance in the Embryology Course next summer at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. The amount of the fellowship is 5,500.00 euros (about $6,000.00). The full text of the announcement of the award competition for 2016 can be found at http://www.giomolab.it/AAM/bando%20Monroy%202016.pdf. The deadline[…]