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Mar 04, 2016, 10:41 ET Journal of Biological Chemistry names new editor in chief

 The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology announced Tuesday that Lila M. Gierasch, a distinguished faculty member at...


Apr 23, 2012, 15:25 ET Researchers Find Potential Link Between Drinking Alcohol And Breast Cancer

 A research team this week will present findings that they say may finally explain the link between alcohol consumption and breast cancer....


Apr 22, 2012, 15:25 ET Army Researcher Develops Potential Vaccine Carrier That May Give Stockpiling Efforts A Shot In The Arm

 A researcher at the Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC)/San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC) will present findings this week on a new...


Apr 22, 2012, 15:25 ET Avocado Oil: The 'Olive Oil Of The Americas'?

 Atmospheric oxygen facilitated the evolution and complexity of terrestrial organisms, including human beings, because it allowed nutrients to...


May 26, 2011, 09:00 ET Jeremy M. Berg Elected President of American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

  The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology has elected Jeremy M. Berg, Ph.D., as the next president of the nonprofit....


Apr 07, 2011, 12:51 ET Young Scientists Congregate in D.C. To Display Research Findings

Hundreds of students and postdoctoral fellows will talk about their work, why it matters There's no shortage of academics, politicians and policy...


Dec 06, 2010, 16:56 ET Journal of Biological Chemistry names new editor-in-chief

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The Journal of Biological Chemistry announced today that Martha Fedor, a faculty member...


Oct 04, 2010, 10:08 ET Journal of Biological Chemistry Editor-in-Chief Calls for New Leadership Search

The longtime editor-in-chief of The Journal of Biological Chemistry has asked that a search begin for a new leader to take the reins of the journal...


Sep 02, 2010, 20:22 ET American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Reacts to District Court Stem-Cell Ruling

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology expressed its disapproval and disappointment this week in response to the Aug. 23...


Jan 14, 2010, 12:06 ET Journal of Biological Chemistry Changes Approach to Manuscript Reviews and Eliminates Submission Fees

Editors say the new mission statement and shift in editorial criteria are in response to changing nature of biological research The Journal of...