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Bacteria in the gut have a direct line to the brain

Scientists find that microbes inside the intestines can control the activities of neurons connecting the gut and brain.

Amid the rush for COVID-19 drugs, a case for the helicase

The enzyme is essential for the virus to replicate itself inside our cells. Scientists already have ideas for how to block it.

Recent Awards and Honors

Jan L. Breslow portrait

Jan Breslow named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

January 26, 2022

Breslow is recognized for studying genetic factors that can lead to cardiovascular disease and for pioneering novel therapies.

Katya Vinogradova

Ekaterina V. Vinogradova receives Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award

January 11, 2022

Vinogradova receives the award for her work exploring how lung tumors suppress immune responses.

More awards and honors

Rockefeller in the News

STAT News

For his part, Paul Bieniasz is feeling more optimistic than he was earlier in the Omicron wave, but he’s not looking for a respite. He wants something more sustained. “I’m not so interested in breathers. These waves, I want to diminish the amplitude rather than the frequency,” he said.  

The Wall Street Journal

“Delta is a response to Beta, and now Omicron is a response to everything that has come before,” says Theodora Hatziioannou, a Rockefeller University virologist studying how antibodies, the immune-system proteins that keep viruses from infecting cells, interact with variants, including Omicron.

The New York Times

“People that are vaccinated really are doing very well in terms of hospitalization,” said Michel Nussenzweig, an immunologist at Rockefeller University in New York.

Seek magazine

Rockefeller’s flagship publication is interested not just in scientific results, but in the people, ideas, and conversations that ignite discovery. The latest issue takes a look at how the brain’s internal states drive its remarkable ability to reach different conclusion based on the same information. Also: The latest from Rockefeller’s COVID labs, and much more.


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