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A couple of weeks ago I presented a poster at an unusual event, entitled "Wasteful" Research? Looking Beyond the Abstract which was sponsored by the...


American titans of industry are approaching the business of medical philanthropy just as they do their day jobs: in a big way. It’s not unusual...


New Faculty Profiles showcase GSA members who are establishing their first independent labs. If you’d like to be considered for a profile, please complete this...


A sense of belonging

April 15, 2016

If you’re reading this, you’re likely passionate about genetics. Now if I ask which of your passions cause you to donate money, some of you...


New Faculty Profiles showcase GSA members who are establishing their first independent labs. If you’d like to be considered for a profile, please complete this...


Smoke and MIRAs

April 8, 2016

This guest post from Sue Jinks-Robertson describes a personal experience with the NIGMS MIRA program. If you wish to share your perspective on MIRA or...


Last year, GSA launched a new initiative to support our student and postdoc members who have ideas for local workshops on topics related to genetics...


When I was 21, I spent a year in the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Cambridge, at the end of which I hoped...