Meet Our Speakers: Brian Chait
Dr. Brian Chait, the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Professor, at Rockefeller University, will be visiting Yale to give a talk entitled “On Methods for Probing the Protein Interactions” on May 9, 2023. His lab focuses on developing tools, centering around mass spectrometry approaches to study the structure and function of biomolecular assemblies. Caroline Brown had the pleasure of chatting with him prior to his visit to Yale to find out about his personal and scientific journey.
Dr. Michael Nathanson Receives AASLD Distinguished Service Award
Michael Nathanson, MD, PhD, Gladys Crofoot Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and professor of cell biology, received the 2022 Distinguished Service Award from the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) during its annual meeting on November 5.
Lin and Greco Take Office as Leaders of Stem Cell Society
Two of Yale’s stem cell faculty— Haifan Lin, PhD, and Valentina Greco, PhD— are serving in the highest ranks of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR). ISSCR is a global organization with more than 4,400 members from 70 countries.
Scientists Zero in on Genetic Causes of Parkinson’s
In two new papers, scientists provide insight into the function of a protein called VPS13C, one of the molecular suspects that underlie Parkinson’s, a disease marked by uncontrollable movements including tremors, stiffness, and loss of balance.Source: YaleNews
Professor Haifan Lin, Yale Cell Biology Faculty has been reinstated as Director of the Yale Stem Cell Center and inaugurated as President of the International Society for Stem Cell Research
The Department of Cell Biology is pleased to announce that our esteemed colleague and Member of the National Academy of Sciences Professor Haifan Lin has been reinstated as Director of the Yale Stem Cell Center. We further wish to congratulate him on the good news that last week he was inaugurated as President of the International Society for Stem Cell Research.