The Rockefeller University is an American private university located in New York City in the United States, offering postgraduate and postdoctoral education.
It conducts research mainly in biological sciences and medical science, and has produced or attracted many Nobel laureates. It has the highest number of Nobel Prizes in relation to personnel involved in research in the world. The Rockefeller University is located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, between 63rd and 68th Streets along York Avenue.
Marc Tessier-Lavigne—previously executive vice president of research and chief scientific officer at Genentech—became the university’s tenth president on March 16, 2011.
The Rockefeller University Press publishes the Journal of Experimental Medicine, the Journal of Cell Biology, and The Journal of General Physiology.
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- New technique captures the activity of an entire brain in a snapshot with a brain activity capture tool – May 31, 2016
- Drugs from dirt — Scientists develop first global roadmap for drug discovery – January 21, 2015
- Using geometry, researchers coax human embryonic stem cells to organize themselves – July 5, 2014
- Toxin-Emitting Bacteria Being Evaluated as a Potential Multiple Sclerosis Trigger
- Scientists Coax Brain to Regenerate Cells Lost in Huntington’s Disease in Mouse Model
- Genetic Engineering Alters Mosquitoes’ Sense of Smell
- New Hepatitis C Drugs Owe Their Success to HIV
- Using geometry, researchers coax human embryonic stem cells to organize themselves
- Deep Carbon Observatory scientists discover quick recipe for producing hydrogen
- New Breakthrough Prize Awards Millions to Life Scientists
- UW Scientists and Colleagues Achieve Breakthrough in Understanding Sense of Touch
- The first lab-grown hamburger will cost $345,000
- Students design electronic device that indicates safe drinking water
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