Where Math and Biology Meet
Posted December 7, 2018
On an August morning in a Northwestern developmental biology lab, a team of researchers casts its collective eyes on thousands of roundworms culled...
Body Of Numbers
Posted November 26, 2018
Inaugural Conference on Quantitative Approaches in Biology brings together interdisciplinary scholars to explore the rules of life
“Mathematics is poised to change the way...
Pilot Projects Awarded to Study Developmental Mechanisms in Regeneration and Neuroblasts
Posted October 19, 2018
Two teams of investigators were each awarded $40,000 in pilot project funding by the NSF-Simons Center for Quantitative Biology to initiate new...
Study explains why some human genes are more popular with researchers than others
Posted September 20, 2018
Historical bias is a key reason biomedical researchers continue to study the same 10 percent of all human genes whose sequences are known...
What time is it in your body?
Posted September 11, 2018
Simple new blood test reveals your body’s precise internal clock to guide treatments, improve health
The first simple blood test to identify your body’s...
Prize for Undergraduate Research
Posted August 29, 2018
The NSF-Simons Center for Quantitative Biology’s Prize for Undergraduate Research in Quantitative Biology recognizes outstanding undergraduate research in quantitative biology. Up to five finalists...