Winter 2018 SMB Newsletter: News

Dr. Stacey Finley We are excited to share news about the 2019 Annual Meeting, SMB’s new Publications Chair, the 2018 Awards for Established Scientists, and recently formed centers on mathematical biology. Read on below:   2019 SMB Annual Meeting The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Society for Mathematical Biology will…

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Winter 2018 SMB Newsletter: Editorial

Dr. Stacey Finley We would like to highlight a particular issue that affects the Mathematical Biology community, and the scientific community in general: reproducibility in scientific research. We view this issue of the newsletter as an opportunity to bring this topic to your attention and begin a forum for an…

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Winter 2018 SMB Newsletter: People

Research interview – Professor Doron Levy By Dr. Jennifer Flegg Jen talks with Professor Doron Levy from the University of Maryland and incoming SMB Board of Directors member, about his research in mathematical biology. Your research focuses on mathematical oncology. How did you get into this field? In an orientation…

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Summer 2018 SMB Newsletter: People; Dr. Garry Odell

Memorial article – Dr Garry Odell (1943-2018) By Dr George von Dassow On May 10, 2018 my mentor and friend Garry Odell died after a half-year struggle to slow an advancing liver cancer just long enough for those closest to him to get used to his unavoidable departure. In a…

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Summer 2018 SMB Newsletter: People; Dr. George Oster

Memorial article – Dr George Oster (1940-2018) By Dr Padmini Rangamani and Dr Jasmine Nirody George Oster, professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of California, Berkeley, died on April 15, 2018. His death is a true loss for the scientific community. George was one…

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