In honor of Black History Month, we put together a timeline of noteworthy black researchers and their contributions to the life sciences. To zoom in on an entry, hover over the image or text. To get more information about the entry, click on it. The list is by no means complete, and you should feel free to add your favorite black scientist in the comment section below.
Nicole Kresge (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the editor of ASBMB Today.