David Page profiled in The Scientist

Why, Oh Y? A toothpick and a bit of chance shaped David Page’s career, which he has […]


Whitehead Fellow David Pincus featured at TEDxBeaconStreet event

Whitehead Fellow David Pincus was recently one of the featured speakers at the TEDxBeaconStreet event – an […]


Whitehead in NYC: Can Muscles Fight Cancer?

Please join us on February 10, 2015 in New York City for a special presentation and cocktail […]


Family of neural-associated RNA-binding proteins found to regulate cell state in breast cancer

A widely conserved family of RNA-binding proteins known to be expressed in neural stem cells and other […]


Heat-shock protein enables tumor evolution and drug resistance in breast cancer

Long known for its ability to help organisms successfully adapt to environmentally stressful conditions, the highly conserved […]


Whitehead Faculty Member Susan Lindquist honored with Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science

Susan Lindquist, Ph.D., a pioneer in the field of protein folding at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical […]


Whitehead’s Vik Khurana aims to reverse brain cell damage in Parkinson’s patients

Balancing research and the clinic may seem like a stretch, but for neurologist Vikram Khurana, it comes […]


Photos from the 2014 Whitehead Colloquium

On October 25, Whitehead Institute was delighted to host the 20th annual Whitehead Colloquium. This year’s event […]