ASBMB Today October 2016The cover story for this issue, written by Angela Hopp, details the efforts of one woman to bring Native American students to the National Institutes of Health so they get to experience the thrills of biomedical research. There also is a message from Natalie Ahn, the current president of the society, and an article that describe the exciting changes in programming for the next ASBMB annual meeting. As always, the magazine offers a variety of stories, such as journal news, member updates and perspectives. ASBMB member Yoshinori Ohsumi wins Nobel Prize
The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to ASBMB member Yoshinori Ohsumi at the Tokyo Institute of Technology’s Frontier Research Center for his pioneering work in discovering the mechanisms for autophagy.
ASBMB Today September 2016
This issue contains a special section highlighting the pros and cons of scientists and science communicators engaging on social media. There is also a story about how undocumented immigrants who qualify under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals can't get federal funds to do research. As always, the magazine offers a variety of stories, such as journal news, member updates and perspectives.