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Nicholas Heaton-Heaton LabNicholas Heaton, PhD, joined the Duke University School of Medicine, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology as an assistant professor in August 2015.  Nick’s current research is focused on Genetic engineering of influenza viruses to study viral pathogenesis.  More…

 

David, LawrenceLawrence David, PhD, Assistant Professor, has received a Beckman Young Investigator award from the The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation.  The Beckman Young Investigator Program provides research support to “the most promising young faculty members in the early stages of academic careers in the chemical and life sciences,” according to the program guidelines. In particular, the award funds invention of “methods, instruments and materials that will open up new avenues of research in science.” More…

 MGM News_Debby Silver (Feb 2015)Debby Silver was recently featured in Science for her collaboration with Gregory Wray using mouse models to demonstrate brain development and evolution.  Please click here to view a PDF of the recently published article.

 

Matsunami-Hiro-e1434118595580The Advisory Committee on on Appointment, Promotion, and Tenure selected Dr. Hiroaki Matsunami as one of the five recipients to receive Duke University’s Thomas Langford Lectureship Award for the academic year 2015-16.  The program was established in 2000 as a tribute to the memory of Thomas Langford former Divinity School faculty member, Dean and Provost.  More…

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