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Elizabeth Campbell launches Laboratory of Molecular Pathogenesis
The infectious disease specialist will continue her groundbreaking work on the transcriptomes of the pathogens behind tuberculosis and Covid.

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Sadye Paez, Elizabeth Campbell, Yuriria Vázquez, and Chad Morton
Rockefeller celebrates inaugural DEI awards
Four community members—Sadye Paez, Elizabeth Campbell, Yuriria Vázquez, and Chad Morton—were recognized for their advocacy work both within the university and in the wider scientific community.

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New genetic tool could identify drug targets for diseases associated with metabolic dysfunction
A novel platform for identifying metabolic gene functions has already revealed interactions between proteins and metabolites that are fundamental to cell metabolism.

Red ants tend to their white larvae
Asexual reproduction usually leads to a lack of genetic diversity. Not for these ants.
Parthenogenic species must compensate for their limited gene pool or risk extinction.

Rockefeller University Torsten Wiesel Birthday party
Campus-wide celebration marks President Emeritus Torsten N. Wiesel’s 100th Birthday
President Lifton hosted a community celebration of Wiesel, a Nobel laureate as well as former university president.

Latest awards & honors

Svetlana Mojsov wins the Tang Prize in Biopharmaceutical Science
June 19, 2024
Naama Aviram honored with Tri-Institutional Breakout Prize
June 14, 2024

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