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Founded in 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has shaped contemporary biomedical research and education with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. Home to eight Nobel Prize winners, the private, not-for-profit Laboratory employs 1,100 people including 600 scientists, students and technicians. The Meetings & Courses Program hosts more than 12,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campuses in Long Island and in Suzhou, China. The Laboratory’s education arm also includes an academic publishing house, a graduate school and programs for middle and high school students and teachers.

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High schoolers reveal fraudulent herbal medicines

High schoolers reveal fraudulent herbal medicines

May 14, 2018

Some herbal products are not what they claim to be. These high school students and their mentor used DNA to investigate...

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Nature's masterpiece: the brain

Nature's masterpiece: the brain

May 11, 2018

A message from President and CEO Dr. Bruce Stillman from the Spring 2018 Harbor Transcript on the innovative research happening at CSHL...

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How key brain receptor works in hostile conditions

How key brain receptor works in hostile conditions

May 9, 2018

A structural variation enables a key brain receptor to function in a hostile environment...