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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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PLOS and CSHL enter agreement to enable preprint posting on bioRxiv

PLOS and CSHL enter agreement to enable preprint posting on bioRxiv

February 6, 2018

The Public Library of Science (PLOS) will now be automatically posting papers submitted to its journal on bioRxiv, CSHL's preprint server...

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Dr. Leemor Joshua-Tor honored with Mildred Cohn Award from ASBMB

Dr. Leemor Joshua-Tor honored with Mildred Cohn Award from ASBMB

February 2, 2018

Professor Leemor Joshua-Tor receives the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology’s 2018 Mildred Cohn Award in Biological Chemistry....

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New method can more precisely determine when a cell has ‘cashed’ RNA ‘checks’ written by active genes

New method can more precisely determine when a cell has ‘cashed’ RNA ‘checks’ written by active genes

January 26, 2018

CSHL scientists have designed software that enables biologists to determine with unprecedented accuracy how much protein a given cell is making...