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On the cover:
Alexis Tchaconas, a senior at Columbia University, was one of 27 gifted college students who took part in the Undergraduate Research Program in summer 2013. Her study of autism, performed in the lab of Professor Mike Wigler, was motivated by a family connection to the disorder.
Holding the line on rainforest loss
Discovery of the genetic key to boosting the yield of oil palm trees has roots at CSHL
My amazing 'URP' summer
A Columbia University undergrad writes about her summer studying autism in the Wigler Lab
What mad pursuit!
A sporting event unique to CSHL: the annual plate race
A mutant ear of corn provides insights about plant growth and crop yield
Research Profile: Z. Josh Huang
Exploring the cerebral cortex is like navigating the jungle. Huang's genetic tools are like a GPS system
Faculty & Friends
Double Helix Medals dinner
Four new trustees elected
Teri Willey leads commercialization efforts
Women's Partnership honors Elizabeth L. Watson
CSHL boasts four NARSAD winners
Dr. Hannon selected for MERIT award
Blavatnik Award to Dr. Hodges
Notre Dame establishes DNA Learning Center
President's Council on infectious diseases
Dr. Chio named a Damon Runyon Fellow
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