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ASCB 2016

December 3, 2016

Visit the Allen Institute for Cell Science at this year's ASCB Annual Meeting.


News from the Allen Institute for Cell Science: September 2016

September 29, 2016

Highlights include a video with impressions from our advisors, new data highlights and information about how to meet scientists from the Allen Institute at the upcoming ASCB Annual Meeting. 

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Trends in Cell Biology

September 14, 2016

The cell is complex. With its multitude of components, spatial-temporal character, and gene expression diversity, it is challenging to comprehend the cell as an integrated system and to develop models that predict its behaviors. Rick Horwitz suggests an approach to address this issue, involving system level data analysis, large scale team science, and philanthropy.


Impressions | Allen Institute for Cell Science

August 23, 2016

Excitement is building in the cell biology community for the work happening at the Allen Institute for Cell Science. In this video, hear impressions from some of our scientific advisory board members.