Musashi Gene Research

Musashi Gene Research has a new website!

Although iconic in Japanese history and culture, Musashi’s name and unique story became part of the scientific lexicon serendipitously. In the early 1990s, a group of scientists led by noted neurobiologist Craig Montell discovered a new gene, which, when mutated, led to a cell fate determination defect in sensory organ precursor cells.
HBES

HBES has a new website!

HBES is a society for all those studying the evolution of human behavior.
Chronicle

The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring Tops 10,000 followers!

The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring is an online source for sharing new findings and ideas about youth mentoring.
I4C Collaboratory

I4C Collaboratory has a new website!

The goal of the I4C Collaboratory is to develop novel combined immunologic approaches to cure HIV-1 through a highly collaborative and multifaceted research program involving leading investigators in academia, government and industry.
Nancy Rappaport

Nancy Rappaport has a new website!

DR. NANCY RAPPAPORT is a part-time Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Her research, teaching, and clinical expertise focus on the collaboration between education and psychiatry.
Ocean Conservation

Institute Spearheads Effort to Protect Atlantic Menhaden

Dr. Ellen Pikitch, executive director of the Institute for Ocean Conservation Science, gathered signatures of more than 100 global scientists on a letter to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission seeking protection of the Atlantic Menhaden's role as prey.
ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics

Robotic Fingertip System Developed for Grasping Delicate Objects

The ASME Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics will publish an abstract in its December 2017 issue detailing a novel fingertip system with a two-layer structure for robotic hands.
IGTRCN

Database Developed to Aggregate Data on Anti-CRISPR Proteins

Insect Genetic Technologies RCN reports on a new, manually created, searchable, and browsable database that scientists (Dong et al.)  constructed that aggregates current data on anti-CRISPR proteins.
Life at Tepper

Life at Tepper has a new blog!

Life at Tepper is a student-run Tepper School blog.