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Congratulations to Dr. Srigokul Upadhyayula

Congratulations to Dr. Srigokul Upadhyayula on his promotion to Instructor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School.  

The Art of Endocytosis

On April 15, 2015, The Boston Globe described a new sculpture by artist Rudolfo Quintas, named "Absorption". This 880-pound digital media sculpture is the result of discussions had with Dr. Tomas Kirchhausen regarding the essential cellular process of endocytosis. Quintas spent three weeks in Kirchhausen's lab, where they discussed ways in which this process could be translated into an installation artwork.

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May 13, 2014

Dr. Tom Kirchhausen became a newly elected member of EMBO

Tom Kirchhausen was one of the 106 outstanding researchers in the life sciences that were newly elected to European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) membership. One hundred of the scientists reside in Europe and neighboring countries; six Associate Members were elected from China, Japan and the United States. The EMBO Membership currently comprises more than 1600 life scientists.

EMBO has decided to strategically expand the scope of its membership on the occasion of its 50th anniversary to honor the progress that has been made in the fields of neuroscience and ecology & evolution. The 106 new members for 2014 include 50 scientists who have made exceptional contributions to these research areas.