Profiles / 12.2.19

Zhanyan Fu talks about the importance of animal models in her work investigating the roots of autism and other psychiatric disorders.Read more

Profiles / 10.28.19

Diabetes genetics researcher Josep Mercader talks about the benefits and challenges of a career analyzing large and diverse datasets.Read more

Profiles / 03.19.18
In a #WhyIScience Q&A, a breast cancer researcher talks about the power of the scientific method and the importance of leadership in the sciences.Read more
Profiles / 03.15.18
A statistical geneticist describes the method and inspiration behind her work in a #WhyIScience Q&A.Read more
Profiles / 03.12.18
The senior research associate from the Sabeti Lab talks about her career path and her current research, which helps track disease outbreaks, in this #WhyIScience Q&ARead more
Profiles / 03.9.18
Broad Genomics’ senior director of Alliance & Project Management has witnessed—and helped fuel—the genomics revolution. She talks about her experiences in a #WhyIScience Q&A.Read more
Profiles / 03.8.18
A groundbreaking kidney researcher shares her experiences as a physician-scientist, and talks about the motivations (real and fictional) that led her to pursue her career, in a new #WhyIScience Q&ARead more
Profiles / 03.5.18
In a #WhyIScience Q&A, postdoc Alicia Martin talks about the importance of mentorship in science and explains why diversity is so essential to the fieldRead more
Profiles / 03.2.18
A graduate student shares her motivation for tackling malarial drug resistance in a #WhyIScience Q&ARead more
Profiles / 03.1.18
In a #WhyIScience Q&A, Broad's director of vertebrate genomics talks about her career and explains how studying man's best friend could help inform our understanding of human health and disease.Read more
Profiles / 07.19.17
Four years ago, Tom and Karen Hamilton received a devastating diagnosis. A doctor informed them that their nine-year-old daughter had a rare and progressive disorder known as Friedreich’s ataxia (FA). It's currently incurable, but the Hamiltons are partnering with Broad scientist Vamsi Mootha to...Read more
Profiles / 01.20.16
New study from Broad husband-and-wife team shatters old notions about prion diseaseRead more
Profiles / 01.14.16
Broad Institute core member receives 2016 Wolf Prize for his fundamental contributions to the field of chemical biologyRead more