Announcements

2015 Announcements

Hao Wu was awarded the NIH Director's Pioneer Award

Image: Hao Wu was awarded the NIH Director's Pioneer Award

Congratulations to Professor Hao Wu for being awarded the NIH Director's Pioneer Award.The NIH Pioneer Awards program support exceptional investigators pursuing bold research projects that span the broad mission of the NIH, including developing methods for… Read Full Article »

Denisa Wagner Received the 2015 Grant Medal from the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Image: Denisa Wagner Received the 2015 Grant Medal from the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Denisa Wagner, a former member of the ISTH Council (2004-10), is the Edwin Cohn Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School in Boston. Among her many accomplishments, Wagner is credited with defining the cell biology… Read Full Article »

Frederick Alt, PhD, awarded 2015 Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research

Image: Frederick Alt, PhD, awarded 2015 Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research

 

Frederick Alt, PhD, director of the Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, has been honored with the 2015 Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research. Awarded by the… Read Full Article »

Congratulations to Professor Hao Wu for Being Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Image: Congratulations to Professor Hao Wu for Being Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

On April 28, 2015, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) announced their election of 84 new members and 21 foreign associates in recognition of their distinguished achievements in original research. Among these new members is Dr. Hao Wu,… Read Full Article »

Dr. Heng Ru was awarded the Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Image: Dr. Heng Ru was awarded the Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Dr. Heng Ru, a postdoctoral fellow in the Wu lab, was recently awarded the Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship. During the three-year fellowship, Dr. Ru will investigate the catalytic and regulatory mechanism of the recombination-activating gene (RAG)… Read Full Article »

Sun Hur was awarded the 2015 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science

Image: Sun Hur was awarded the 2015 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science

Sun Hur Ph.D was awarded the 2015 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science. The Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise were established in 2009 to encourage and support young immigrants who have already demonstrated exceptional achievements, and… Read Full Article »