The Cornell Presidential Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, which attracts some of the world’s best young talent to Cornell, has chosen eight new fellows, including Manvendra Singh, a scientist at Max-Delbrueck Centre for Molecular Medicine in Berlin, Germany, sponsored by Cedric Feschotte, professor of molecular biology and genetics. Read more
Former Clark lab, MBG, and GGD member Amanda Larracuente's recent work on sequence assembly of the male fly X chromosome: Notorious Male Y Chromosome is Not a “Genetic Wasteland” Read more
Molecular Biology and Genetics Associate Professor Chris Fromme received the Faculty Mentor of the Year Award at the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) Institute on Teaching and Mentoring, having been nominated by a Cornell mentee.
New MBG Faculty Member! Elizabeth (Liz) Kellogg from Eva Nogales’ lab at UC Berkeley will be joining the department on Oct. 1, 2018. Liz uses cutting-edge CryoEM and computational modeling to determine the structures of important proteins. Her recent work on the structure of tau was published in Science. Read more