President's Message


Natalie Ahn makes the case for serendipity using this year's Lasker Award winners as examples.

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News from the Hill


The election results will give us our first glimpse into how some key policy debates may play out in Washington.

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Member Update


Find out what's going on in the lives of ASBMB members. Send us your updates.

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Roscoe Brady (1923—2016)


Brady was famous for his work on inherited disorders of lipid metabolism.

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Roger Tsien (1952—2016)


The co-winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Chemistry is remembered for his work with fluorescent proteins.

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Blind wins Tabor award


Raymond Blind of Vanderbilt University wins Tabor award for work on nuclear lipids.

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JBC: Blocking potato blight


Researchers better understand how plants succumb to the pathogen.

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MCP: Infant gut microbes’ thirst for glycoproteins


Researchers report that the bacteria in infants’ guts are capable of digesting breast milk glycoproteins.

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JLR: How a marine organism makes fatty acids


Thraustochytrium are an important source for dietary omega-3 fatty acids.

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