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Oct 29, 2019, 14:33 ET Xiaowei Zhuang will receive the 2019 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize

The Rockefeller University has announced that Xiaowei Zhuang, inventor of novel molecular-imaging techniques, will be awarded the 2019 Pearl Meister...


Apr 15, 2019, 16:12 ET Physician-writer Siddhartha Mukherjee will be awarded the 2019 Lewis Thomas Prize

Siddhartha Mukherjee has delighted, informed, and touched a wide audience through his books and essays, for which he will be awarded the 2019 Lewis...


Feb 08, 2019, 16:19 ET New online resource brings science outreach to a broader audience

The RockEDU Science Outreach team at The Rockefeller University has announced the launch of RockEDU Online, a rich portfolio of science education...


Sep 13, 2018, 10:00 ET Jennifer Doudna to Receive the 2018 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize

The Rockefeller University has announced that Jennifer Doudna will receive this year's Pearl Meister Greengard Prize, a major international accolade...


Mar 28, 2018, 01:00 ET Astrophysicist Kip Thorne to receive 2018 Lewis Thomas Prize for Writing about Science

In his research, Nobel Laureate Kip Thorne has traveled deep into the strange world of general relativity—physicists' description of gravity as a...


Oct 05, 2017, 15:00 ET JoAnne Stubbe of MIT Will Receive the 2017 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize

The Rockefeller University today announced that JoAnne Stubbe, PhD, will receive the 2017 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize, the preeminent international ...


Oct 03, 2017, 12:19 ET Michael W. Young, Biologe an der Rockefeller University, mit dem Nobelreis für Pionierleistung mit seinen Studien zum biologischen Rhythmus ausgezeichnet

Michael W. Young, Biologe an der Rockefeller University und Entdecker der molekularen Mechanismen hinter dem zirkadianen Rhythmus, der die...


Oct 03, 2017, 12:17 ET Le biologiste de l'Université Rockefeller Michael W. Young reçoit le prix Nobel pour ses travaux précurseurs sur le rythme circadien

La Fondation Nobel a annoncé aujourd'hui à Stockholm, en Suède, que le Prix Nobel de physiologie ou médecine a été décerné cette année au biologiste...


Oct 03, 2017, 01:51 ET El biólogo Michael W. Young recibe el Premio Nobel en Fisiología o Medicina

Michael W. Young, el biólogo de la Universidad Rockefeller que descubrió el mecanismo molecular del ritmo circadiano, que rige los relojes biológicos ...


Oct 02, 2017, 11:02 ET Rockefeller University biologist Michael W. Young honored with Nobel Prize for pioneering studies on circadian rhythm

Rockefeller University biologist Michael W. Young, who discovered the molecular mechanism of circadian rhythm, which governs biological clocks that...


Oct 02, 2017, 07:48 ET Media Advisory: Press Conference on October 2 with Michael Young of The Rockefeller University, winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

The Rockefeller University is holding a press conference with Michael Young, a recipient of this year's Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. WHO:...


Oct 02, 2017, 05:46 ET Michael W. Young, biólogo de la Universidad Rockefeller, es distinguido con el Premio Nobel por sus estudios pioneros sobre el ritmo circadiano

Michael W. Young, el biólogo de la Universidad Rockefeller que descubrió el mecanismo molecular del ritmo circadiano, el cual gobierna los relojes...


Oct 02, 2017, 03:42 ET Biólogo Michael W. Young da Universidade Rockefeller homenageado com o Prêmio Nobel por seus estudos pioneiros sobre ritmo circadiano

O biólogo Michael W. Young da Universidade Rockefeller, que descobriu o mecanismo molecular do ritmo circadiano, que governa os relógios biológicos...


Sep 28, 2016, 12:00 ET Bonnie Bassler to Receive the 2016 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize

The Rockefeller University has announced that molecular biologist Bonnie Bassler of Princeton University and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute will ...


May 05, 2016, 05:00 ET Dr. Richard P. Lifton named 11th president of The Rockefeller University

The Rockefeller University today announced that its Board of Trustees has elected Dr. Richard P. Lifton to be the 11th president of the university,...


Jan 28, 2016, 02:51 ET Lewis Thomas Prize to be awarded to Sean B. Carroll

Evolutionary biologist, educator, and author Sean B. Carroll will be presented with The Rockefeller University's Lewis Thomas Prize for Writing about ...


Sep 28, 2015, 10:44 ET Dr. Helen Hobbs Will Receive the 2015 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize

The Rockefeller University has announced that Helen H. Hobbs, MD, will receive the 2015 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize, an annual award recognizing...


May 20, 2015, 09:00 ET The Marie-Josee and Henry R. Kravis Foundation Provides Landmark Gift of $100 Million to The Rockefeller University

Marc Tessier-Lavigne, president of The Rockefeller University, today announced a leadership gift of $100 million from The Marie-Josée and Henry R....


Nov 24, 2014, 08:00 ET $150 Million from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation and David Rockefeller Launch Major Campus Extension for The Rockefeller University

Marc Tessier-Lavigne, president of The Rockefeller University, today announced two leadership pledges of $75 million each from the Stavros Niarchos...


Sep 29, 2014, 12:46 ET Lucy Shapiro, Pioneering Biologist, Will Receive 2014 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize from The Rockefeller University

The Rockefeller University has announced that Lucy Shapiro, professor of developmental biology at Stanford University School of Medicine, will...


Feb 28, 2014, 01:06 ET After rare cancer diagnosis, teen works to identify a genetic link to her own disease

A father-daughter scientific collaboration that began after the daughter was diagnosed with a rare liver cancer has led to an important finding and...


Sep 09, 2013, 01:27 ET Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D. to Receive the 2013 Pearl Meister Greengard Prize

The Rockefeller University announced today that Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D., will receive the 10th annual Pearl Meister Greengard Prize—one of the world's...


Sep 10, 2012, 05:43 ET Rockefeller University's prestigious Pearl Meister Greengard Prize to be awarded to pioneering RNA researcher Joan Steitz of Yale University

Joan A. Steitz, Ph.D., a pioneer in the field of RNA biology whose discoveries involved patients with a variety of autoimmune diseases, will be...


Dec 08, 2011, 02:34 ET Rockefeller University Press Introduces New Apps for iPhone and iPad

The Rockefeller University Press (RUP) has unveiled new iPhone and iPad apps for its three journals: The Journal of Cell Biology (JCB), The Journal...


May 25, 2011, 03:56 ET Rockefeller University's Prestigious Pearl Meister Greengard Prize to be Awarded to Pioneering Memory Researcher Brenda Milner of McGill University

Brenda Milner, Ph.D., a pioneer in the field of cognitive neuroscience whose discoveries revolutionized the understanding of memory, will be awarded...