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Jul 13, 2018, 18:46 ET12 scientists win ASBMB awards

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology this week named a dozen scientists the winners of its annual awards. The winners were...


Jun 29, 2018, 02:42 ET12 scientists win ASBMB awards

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology this week named a dozen scientists the winners of its annual awards. The winners were...


Oct 24, 2017, 09:00 ETWhat We Call Postdoctoral Researchers Matters, Scientists Say

In an opinion piece to be published today in the journal eLife, eight scientists and science policy experts make the case for standardizing how...


Mar 04, 2016, 10:41 ETJournal 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 the University ...


Apr 23, 2012, 03:25 ETResearchers 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. "Cells have ...


Apr 22, 2012, 03:25 ETArmy 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 potential...


Apr 22, 2012, 03:25 ETAvocado 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 be used ...


May 26, 2011, 09:00 ETJeremy 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. His term...


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

There's no shortage of academics, politicians and policy wonks eager to publicly share their opinions about funding the nation's scientific...


Dec 06, 2010, 04:56 ETJournal 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 at The...


Oct 04, 2010, 10:08 ETJournal 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, 08:22 ETAmerican 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 ruling...


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

The Journal of Biological Chemistry's editors are unveiling this week a number of changes to the journal's publishing policies. They say the changes...