Lucia B. Rothman-Denes, PhD, Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, has been elected by her peers to be a member of the National Academy of Sciences, May 2, 2014

Janet Rowley to receive Japan Prize for role in development of targeted cancer therapy, January 25, 2012, UChicago News

David Kovar, PhD and Edwin “Chip” Ferguson, PhD receive 2011 Annual Distinguished Faculty Award in the category: Distinguished Educator/Mentor in Basic Science Education, May 12, 2011 (read more)

Dr. Janet D. Rowley featured in The New York Times, February 7, 2011: A Conversation with The Matriarch of Modern Cancer Genetics

August, 2010
MGCB is pleased to welcome our new faculty members:
Alex Ruthenburg has just arrived from Rockefeller University;
Michael Rust arriving January 2011 from Harvard University (joint recruit with IGSB)

Divide, Conquer
Michael Glotzer’s built-from-scratch biochemistry, and do-it-yourself genetics and microscopy, have revealed some of the secrets of cell division. The Scientist, December 2009

Sally Horne-Badovinac receives Basil O'Connor Young Investigator Award - March of Dimes - for grant proposal: "Genetic Analysis of planar polarity and organ shape", December 2009

'Doug Bishop, PhD, Professor of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology and of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, works to further his understanding of recombination in meiosis', The Scientist (2009), September, Volume 23, Issue 9, Page 48

Dr. Janet Rowley awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, our nation’s highest civilian honor, by President Barack Obama, August 12, 2009

Haselkorn Lecture 2014 (QuickTime Movie; 245.9 MB)
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Haselkorn Lecture 2011 (QuickTime Movie; 194 MB)
Haselkorn Lecture 2010 (QuickTime Movie; 100 MB)
Haselkorn Lecture 2009 (mp4)
Haselkorn Lecture 2008 (QuickTime Movie; 112 MB)



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