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Harbor Transcript: 125th Anniversary 2015

Table of contents


  • A Lab like no other
    A uniquely informal culture puts CSHL at the center of Biology.
  • How we became who we are
    The fascinating history of the Lab is the subject of a new book by Jan Witkowski, Prevail Through Knowledge.
  • One experiment
    Barbara McClintock's study of maize chromosomes in the 1940s and 1950s generated profound discoveries that took decades for her peers to appreciate.
  • Jewels in the crown
    So far, 8 scientists who have worked at CSHL have been honored with the Nobel Prize. Here are their stories in brief.
  • Charting a course for the future
    What does the Lab's future look like? President Bruce Stillman and Chief Operating Officer Dill Ayres have a vision that stresses excellence and continued independence.