Navigation Links
Jean Y.J. Wang elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences
Date:4/19/2011

Jean Yin Jen Wang, PhD, professor of medicine and biology in the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, was elected today with 211 other distinguished scientists, scholars, writers, artists, business and civic leaders to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Wang, who is also associate director for basic research at the UCSD Moores Cancer Center, studies how normal cells recognize and respond to external and internal signals calling for growth, quiescence, differentiation and apoptosis (cell death) and how cancer cells ignore, circumvent or eliminate these normal regulatory pathways, leading to uncontrolled growth and spread of the disease.

Wang joins an esteemed list of scientists in the newly elected 2011 class, among them: astronomer Paul Butler, discoverer of more than 330 planets; public health specialist and former Mexican Minister of Health Julio Frenk; geographer Ellen Mosley-Thompson, who has led expeditions to Antarctica and Greenland; David Page, whose genome sequencing work has advanced understanding of human reproduction; theoretical computer scientists Avi Wigderson; and Nobel laureates Ei-Ichi Negish (chemistry) and H. David Politzer (physics).


'/>"/>

Contact: Scott LaFee
slafee@ucsd.edu
619-543-6163
University of California - San Diego
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. UC Riverside biologist elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
2. Entomology 2011 symposia selected
3. VIMS professor selected as Leopold Fellow
4. 20 researchers selected as 2011 Leopold Leadership Fellows
5. Selected journals in Springers Chinese Library of Science join SpringerOpen
6. UC Riverside geneticist elected home secretary of the National Academy of Sciences
7. Salk professor Terrence Sejnowski elected to National Academy of Engineering
8. 28 ASPB members elected as AAAS Fellows
9. University of Missouri professor elected to American Association for the Advancement of Science
10. 6 PNNL scientists elected 2010 AAAS Fellows
11. Patriot Data Solutions Group Selected to Assist Louisiana District Attorney Association with Pilot Project
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Jean Y.J. Wang elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences
(Date:8/19/2014)... abstinence syndrome (NAS) secondary to in-utero opioid exposure ... than others, but the underlying reasons are not ... are turned on or off) changes have recently ... University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical ... study to identify some of these epigenetic changes ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... other science courses are increasingly being asked to ... have a new textbook to help them do ... month by Princeton Press and co-authored by scientists ... Synthesis (NIMBioS), teaches readers about basic mathematical and ... and explain biological phenomena. , Suitable for entry-level ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... team of UTSA researchers has been awarded a nearly ... and Training (NCPTT), an office of the National Park ... grant will fund a one-year study of the energy ... historic homes in hot, humid climates. , Radiant barriers ... attics that reflect heat back, thereby reducing the amount ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):In-utero methadone, Subutex exposure could alter gene expression, cause severe Neonatal Abstience Syndrome 2New textbook introduces undergraduates to mathematics for the life sciences 2UTSA researcher awarded $38K+ to evaluate energy efficiency options for historic homes 2UTSA researcher awarded $38K+ to evaluate energy efficiency options for historic homes 3
... Submissions Leadership Strengthened with Clinical ... and Standards-Based Data Management, WHIPPANY, N.J. and ... today it agreed to terms to acquire Zurich,Biostatistics, ... to,standards-based regulatory submissions, the acquisition further strengthens,ISI,s Clinical ...
... Conference Embarks on New Strategic Direction in 21st Year of ... Embraces Both Flash and HDD Suppliers Under One Roof, ... and its robust dynamic supply chain, IDEMA today announced program,highlights ... be,held on September 18 - 20 at the Hyatt Regency ...
... Leading Healthcare Conference, SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ... a busy healthcare setting is a hectic ... be repeated with each patient,s visit.,Fujitsu Computer ... of,innovative computer products, and HT Systems, a ...
Cached Biology News:Image Solutions, Inc. Acquires Zurich Biostatistics, Inc. 2Image Solutions, Inc. Acquires Zurich Biostatistics, Inc. 3IDEMA Reveals Program Highlights for DISKCON USA 2007 2IDEMA Reveals Program Highlights for DISKCON USA 2007 3IDEMA Reveals Program Highlights for DISKCON USA 2007 4Fujitsu and HT Systems Partner to Provide Biometric Patient Identity Management 2Fujitsu and HT Systems Partner to Provide Biometric Patient Identity Management 3Fujitsu and HT Systems Partner to Provide Biometric Patient Identity Management 4
(Date:8/19/2014)... , Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - iCo Therapeutics ... ICOTF), today reported results of its Oral Amphotericin ... HIV reservoirs.  The study, conducted by ImmuneCarta®, the ... in vitro effectiveness of Oral Amp B ... present in individuals despite intensive treatment with antiretroviral ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... /PRNewswire/ - SQI Diagnostics Inc. (TSX-V: SQD), a life sciences ... for advanced microarray diagnostics, today announced it will hold ... 2:00 pm ET.  During the call, ... review of SQI,s recent commercialization progress and then introduce ... recently appointed to the Board of Directors of SQI ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... HIV Infection Drug Market and Pipeline Insight is a ... infection and the number of deaths due to AIDS has ... the globe. It has been estimated that the death rate ... with the rates for children being even much lower. A ... has been the improved access to antiretroviral drugs and therapy ...
(Date:8/18/2014)... 2014 Dyadic International, Inc. ("Dyadic") (OTCQX: ... proprietary technologies are used to develop, manufacture and ... bio-based chemical, biopharmaceutical and industrial enzyme industries, announced ... on Form 10 with the U.S. Securities and ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110621/CL06708LOGO The Form ...
Breaking Biology Technology:iCo Therapeutics Announces Positive Oral Amphotericin B Study Results 2iCo Therapeutics Announces Positive Oral Amphotericin B Study Results 3SQI Diagnostics Announces Investor Conference Call with Dr. Allan Pronovost 2SQI Diagnostics Announces Investor Conference Call with Dr. Allan Pronovost 3Global HIV Infection Drug Market Overview 2Global HIV Infection Drug Market Overview 3Global HIV Infection Drug Market Overview 4Dyadic International Files Form 10 Registration Statement 2Dyadic International Files Form 10 Registration Statement 3Dyadic International Files Form 10 Registration Statement 4
... is First Entry to Home-Based Device Market Featuring Diode Laser ... ... SpectraGenics, a leader in,light-based therapeutic beauty devices, today announced ... (FDA),for their patented hand-held laser hair removal device designed for ...
... Live on Company,s Website -, TUSTIN, Calif., Feb. ... clinical stage biopharmaceutical,company developing monoclonal antibodies for the treatment ... senior management will,present at the 10th Annual BIO CEO ... am EST. The conference will be held at the,Waldorf-Astoria ...
... or "the Company") (OTC: BPYT) today announced that sales,for ... sales for the month,of January 2007., "We achieved ... continued success of our Flight Spray product. We are ... all-natural solution for,baby care marketed under the Gentle Mother(TM) ...
Cached Biology Technology:TRIA At-Home Laser Hair Removal Device Cleared by FDA 2Peregrine Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 10th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2Bioponic Phytoceuticals Announces Record Sales Increase of 40% for the Month of January 2
HybriWell seals securely to a microscope slide surface in seconds to enclose single or multiple specimens in a small reagent volume and eliminate evaporation....
Comp Dim: chamber diam. depth 20 2.8 mm chamber maximum volume 720 μL...
... the Easy-Titer Human IgM Assay Kit to ... and easy-to-perform assay for Human IgM that ... kit incorporates a simple mix-and-read assay that ... from 15-500 ng/ml in approximately 30 minutes. ...
AC input: 230 V...
Biology Products: