Cathy testifies at the MA State House

Friday, March 29th, 2019

On March 28th, Cathy had the opportunity to testify at the MA State House  as part of the “Legislative Briefing about Biomedical Research.” The briefing was organized by the Biophysical Society and hosted by State Representative Mike Connolly.         Cathy explaining the advances in resolution for Cryo-EM          …

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Lab outing to see Photograph 51!

Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Members of the lab had the opportunity to see Photograph 51 at Central Square Theater. The play recounts the competitive race to solve the structure of the DNA molecule using X-ray crystallography. Learn more about the play here and Central Square Theater here!  

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Congratulations to Steve!

Monday, March 11th, 2019

Congratulations to Steve Cohen for his paper in Nature Communications! Read it here!

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Congratulations to Cathy!

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Congratulations to Cathy for being named the 2018-2019 King Lecturer Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, the Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecturer at the University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, and  the William W. Wells Lecturer at Michigan State University!

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Congratulations to Paty!

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

Congratulations to Paty Feliciano on her first author paper in ACS Chemical Biology! Read it here!

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Congratulations to Percy!

Saturday, January 26th, 2019

Congratulations to Percy Yang-Ting Chen for his first author paper in Joule! Read it here!

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MIT.nano’s Cryo-EM facility celebrates its opening

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

On October 5th, MIT.nano’s Cryo-EM facility celebrated its opening with a day-long symposium hosted by the Department of Biology. The presenters had department affiliations ranging from biology  and chemistry to mathematics to electrical engineering and computer science, highlighting the diverse and exciting research that will now be possible on MIT’s campus. As part of the…

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Cathy honored as the 2018 Herschbach teacher/scientist by Harvard University

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

Cathy was honored as the 2018 Herschbach teacher/scientist by Harvard University. This lecture series  honors emeritus  professor Dudley Herschbach, a Nobel-prize winning chemist and a devoted educator. For the lecture series Cathy was hosted by the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning at Harvard Unviersity. Her…

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Congratulations to Tsehai Grell!

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Congratulations to Tsehai on her first author paper in Journal of Biology Chemistry. Read it here!

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Congratulations to Elizabeth Wittenborn!

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Congratulations to Elizabeth for her first author paper in eLife which is highlighted by MIT News here! Read the paper here.  

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