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Jean-Laurent Casanova appointed HHMI investigator

Casanova, whose research established for the first time that a predisposition to infectious diseases in children can be genetically determined, has been named one of 27 new investigators with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. His appointment brings the total number of Rockefeller scientists supported by HHMI to 16. More »

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Two Rockefeller faculty become new HHMI investigators

Two Rockefeller University faculty members, Paul D. Bieniasz and Leslie B. Vosshall, have been named HHMI investigators and will receive stable financial support for their research over a period of several years, allowing them to conduct high-risk research and follow their ideas through to fruition. More »

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Paul Nurse elected trustee of HHMI

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute, one of the world’s largest philanthropies and a major funder of biomedical research, has elected Rockefeller President Paul Nurse to its board of trustees. More »

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