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Svetlana Mojsov portrait
Svetlana Mojsov named 2024 recipient of the Pearl Meister Greengard Prize
Mojsov's research into hormonal triggers for insulin production led to groundbreaking treatments for diabetes and obesity. She will be presented with the award on April 17.

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Karl Palmquist wins 2024 Weintraub Graduate Student Award
Palmquist receives the honor for developing innovative methods to study mechanical forces and emergent phenomena in early organ development.

CST–Polα-primase complex
Double trouble at chromosome ends
The end replication problem dictates that telomeres shrink unless telomerase intervenes. But the problem is actually twice as complicated, with telomerase providing only part of the solution.

Colored 3D MRI scan of a sagittal section through a healthy human brain
Cutting-edge methods yield surprising insights into Huntington’s disease
New findings add depth to our understanding of neurodegeneration.

Keeping telomerase in check
Telomerase could run amok, deleteriously capping damaged DNA, were it not for a first responder to DNA damage.

Latest awards & honors

Steve L. Bonilla honored with the Irma T. Hirschl/Monique Weill-Caulier Trust Research Award
February 15, 2024

Rockefeller in the news

The New York Times
The F.D.A. Warned an Asthma Drug Could Induce Despair. Many Were Never Told.
January 9, 2024
U.S. News & World Report
What Is Brown Fat?
December 14, 2023
Weight-Loss-Drug Pioneer: This Biochemist Finally Gained Recognition for Her Work
December 13, 2023
Knowable Magazine
The Remaining Frontiers in Fighting Hepatitis C
October 30, 2023

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