Mouse brain map

Researchers at Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center have catalogued more than 20,000 brain cells in one region of the mouse hypothalamus.

Candice Yip

Candice Yip, a neuroscience PhD candidate in the lab of Max Heiman in the HMS Department of Genetics, received a 2017

David Reich

The Dan David Prize is an international prize which annually awards three prizes of US$ 1 million each for achievements having an outstanding scientific, technological, cultural or social impact on our world.

Jeannie Lee

The GSA Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Jeannie T. Lee (HHMI/Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital) has been appointed GSA Vice-President. Last year, Barbara J.

Heat map

New DNA from understudied groups reveals modern genetic variation, ancient population shifts

Steve Elledge

Stephen Elledge, the Gregor Mendel Professor of Genetics and of Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, has been named a 2017 recipient of the  Breakthrough Prize, which recognizes paradigm-shifting discoveries in the life sciences, physics and mathematics. 


Photograph of Jeannie T. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.

Congratulations to Jeannie Lee, Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Mitzi Kuroda, PhD

The Kuroda Lab studies chromatin organization and epigenetic regulation, using X chromosome dosage compensation in Drosophila as a model system.