Whitehead Faculty Members Rick Young and Rudolf Jaenisch take the Ice Bucket Challenge

See two of Whitehead Institute’s Faculty Members take the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of ALS research. […]


New reprogramming factor cocktail produces therapy-grade induced pluripotent stem cells

Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)—adult cells reprogrammed back to an embryonic stem cell-like state—may hold the potential […]


Please join us for the 2014 Whitehead Colloquium on October 25th

The 2014 Whitehead Colloquium will feature presentations by Whitehead Faculty Members David Page, Gerry Fink and Hazel […]


Boston Globe Feature: Seven things you should know about Dr. David C. Page

Dr. David C. Page, 58, joined the Whitehead Institute in Cambridge 30 years ago and never left. […]


Master heat-shock factor supports reprogramming of normal cells to enable tumor growth and metastasis

Long associated with enabling the proliferation of cancer cells, the ancient cellular survival response regulated by Heat-Shock […]


Whitehead’s CampBio student program featured in Boston Globe

As featured in the Living section of The Boston Globe, seventeen New England rising sixth-, seventh-, and […]


Whitehead Connects presents Mike Bonney

Mike Bonney CEO of  Cubist Pharmaceuticals “Battling Superbugs:  The Intersection of Policy and Science” October 6, 2014 […]


September 18 in NYC: “Rediscovering the Wisdom of Traditional Herbal Medicine”

Please join us on September 18, 2014 in New York City for a special presentation and cocktail […]