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Mallory Smith
Dec. 1, 2022
Advocacy Training Program delegates leave their mark on institutions, communities and federal policy
Advocacy Training Program participants use their new skills to improve their institutional environments, create new programs, draft policy recommendations, perform targeted outreach and more.
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In memoriam: Albert E. Dahlberg
In Memoriam

In memoriam: Albert E. Dahlberg

Nov. 14, 2022

A professor of medical science at Brown University and a member of the ASBMB for more than 35 years, he studied the catalytic role of ribosomal RNA in protein synthesis.

Pasteur’s discoveries continue to save lives
Profile

Pasteur’s discoveries continue to save lives

Nov. 10, 2022

Amid ongoing threats from emerging or reemerging infectious diseases, it is awe-inspiring to look back on his legacy.

Starbird recognized; Epenshade elected; Withers honored; Bielinsky named chair
Member News

Starbird recognized; Epenshade elected; Withers honored; Bielinsky named chair

Nov. 7, 2022

Awards, promotions, milestones and more. Find out what's going on in the lives of ASBMB members.

Viruses and society
Books

Viruses and society

Nov. 7, 2022

Patricia Melloy, a professor of biological sciences, has written a virology textbook for non-science majors.

Building a focus on research
Student Chapters

Building a focus on research

Nov. 2, 2022

Klea Hoxha, ASBMB Student Chapter founder and president at Coastal Carolina University, started a student mentoring program.

Talking about membership
President's Message

Talking about membership

Nov. 1, 2022

In this Q&A with Ed Eisenstein, Ann Stock, president of the ASBMB, kicks off a series of conversations with the society’s committee chairs.

Society News

2022 Sewer scholarship winners announced

The $2,000 award goes to undergraduates who demonstrate an interest in the fields of biochemistry and molecular biology and enhance the diversity of science.
2022 Sewer scholarship winners announced

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Booker catalyzes progress in science and outreach
Annual Meeting

Booker catalyzes progress in science and outreach

Oct. 31, 2022

A Penn State professor and HHMI investigator, he has won both the ASBMB’s Ruth Kirschstein Diversity in Science Award and the ASBMB–Merck Award.

In memoriam: Franz Matschinsky
In Memoriam

In memoriam: Franz Matschinsky

Oct. 31, 2022

He was a pioneer in the field of glucokinase research and a member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology for four decades.

What is a scientific editor?
Jobs

What is a scientific editor?

Oct. 28, 2022

‘I’m able to take a big-picture view on science, and then find papers that are of high interest to the community, make them better and publish them,’ Margot Brandt explains.

Matthews’ career-long search for truth
Annual Meeting

Matthews’ career-long search for truth

Oct. 28, 2022

The University of Edinburgh professor of parasite biology has won the ASBMB’s Alice and C.C. Wang Award in Molecular Parasitology.

Wirth focuses on parasitology and policy
Annual Meeting

Wirth focuses on parasitology and policy

Oct. 27, 2022

The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health immunologist has won the ASBMB’s Alice and C.C. Wang Award in Molecular Parasitology.

Bears, fungi and global warming
Climate Change

Bears, fungi and global warming

Oct. 26, 2022

A climate researcher and activist explains how the smallest fungi in the boreal forest do the heaviest carbon lifting.

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