Gender balance is improving in science, but STEM fields have traditionally been male-dominated. In this newsletter, we talked with scientists Carol Greider, Nancy Hopkins, Joan Steitz, and Elizabeth McCullagh about the past and ongoing challenges for women forging a career in academic research.
The leaking pipeline
Successful women scientists discuss the obstacles they overcame in their careers.
2019 Lasker~APSA Lecture
Lasker Laureate Douglas R. Lowy examines how vaccination can prevent HPV-associated cancers.
Jeannie Lee: X chromosome inactivation
In a three-part seminar, Jeannie Lee explores the physiological importance of X chromosome inactivation and how it provides a research model to study gene silencing by long non-coding RNAs.