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Interdisciplinary scholar
Carl Wu named 23rd BDP
Published March 23, 2017
Renowned expert on chromatin biology, biochemistry will establish new lab to investigate chromatin structure, gene regulation
Cell biology
Hopkins biologist elected to American Philosophical Society
Published March 23, 2017
Allan Spradling's work with fruit flies led to game-changing new concepts in use of stem cells
Test flight
Genomics at zero gravity
Published March 23, 2017
JHU researchers gather first evidence that genetic sequencing can be done in space / Nature
E-Nnovation Initiative
New endowed professorships
Published March 23, 2017
Kellogg Schwab, Hal Dietz named to research professorships endowed by donations, state funding
Autism and genetics
Published March 23, 2017
Researchers ID genetic variant linked to disorder by studying severely affected families / Hopkins Medicine
Hidden signs of autism
Published March 23, 2017
Brains affected by autism share pattern of ramped-up immune responses, related inflammation, analysis shows / Hopkins Medicine
Seeking the origins of disease
Published March 23, 2017
New tool could yield insight, help researchers identify targets for treatment / Hopkins Medicine
Looking up Xs
Insight on 'silent' chromosomes
Published March 23, 2017
Color-coding brain cells allows Hopkins researchers to find inactive X chromosomes in female mice / Hopkins Medicine
'Aha' moment
Marfan syndrome breakthrough
Published March 23, 2017
Johns Hopkins doctor makes key discovery on cause of rare genetic connective tissue disorder / New York Times
Risk investment
Innovative ideas rewarded
Published March 23, 2017
Two Johns Hopkins scientists receive prestigious NIH biomedical research grants