Engineers design programmable RNA vaccines against ebola, influenza

MIT and Whitehead Institute scientists have developed a new type of easily customizable vaccine that can be […]

2016 Whitehead Colloquium on Saturday, October 15

Please join us for the 2016 Whitehead Colloquium on Saturday, October 15. The 2016 Whitehead Colloquium, moderated […]

Whitehead Member Susan Lindquist to receive prestigious Albany Prize in Medicine

Whitehead Institute Member Susan Lindquist has been named one of three recipients of the Albany Medical Center […]

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Whitehead Connects presents Deborah Dunsire

“Making Medicines: The Ultimate Team Sport” Deborah Dunsire, MD Former President and CEO, FORUM Pharmaceuticals September 20, […]

September 13 at Whitehead Institute: “Beyond the Human Genome Project: New Elements in Tumorigenesis”

Join us for a special presentation and cocktail reception with Whitehead Faculty Member Richard A. Young, PhD […]

Tiny alpaca-derived antibodies point to targets preventing viral infection

Whitehead Institute scientists have determined how to use alpaca-derived, single-domain antibody fragments (also called VHHs or nanobodies) […]

Whitehead Institute relies on your support to advance fundamental research

As a fully independent research institute and non-profit organization, Whitehead Institute relies significantly on philanthropy to maintain […]

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Save the Date: October 15 – Whitehead Colloquium

Save the Date! We are delighted to announce that the 2016 Whitehead Colloquium will be held on […]