Whether solving the mysteries of outer space or cancer cells, many major advances followed messy moments
Aug. 18, 2015
| By Bill Briggs / Fred Hutch News Service
The dirty dance of a fruitful lab investigation often goes this way: One step back, two steps forward. Numerous scientific leaps, in fact, looked for a time like basic blunders or even full flops - from Einstein to Pauling.
Biologist honored for her research on how cells segregate chromosomes during division
April 28, 2015
| By Fred Hutch News Service staff
Dr. Sue Biggins, a genetics and biology researcher at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, on Tuesday was elected to the National Academy of Sciences. One of the country’s highest scientific honors, the NAS is a private, nonprofit society of distinguished scholars.