Summer Scholars

Spend 8 summer weeks immersed in cutting-edge research.

 

Application deadline: February 1, 2019

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Corrupting Proteins

How and why do some proteins transform themselves into a different shape that “infect” other proteins?

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Investigator Honored

Congratulations to Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado on his election to the National Academy of Sciences.

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Genome Downsizing

Insights from the Gerton Lab point to a possible predictor of how well certain cancer treatments may work.

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Distinct Mutations

Research from the Trainor Lab focuses on three distinct genetic mutations that cause Treacher Collins syndrome.

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Vibrant Community

The Stowers Institute attracts the best minds from all over the world. At last count, our scientists and students hailed from 30 different countries.

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Vibrant Community

The Stowers Institute attracts the best minds from all over the world. At last count, our scientists and students hailed from 30 different countries.

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Meet Our Scientists

A series of children’s books called Ten Thousand Unknown Questions got Linheng Li thinking about the mysteries of life and how to solve them. Today, his curiosity is helping him unravel some of the most closely guarded secrets of stem cells.

In the Spotlight

Watch Manu Prakash, PhD, from Stanford University speak about Magnifying Curiosity Worldwide in a video from our BIG IDEAS @ScienceStowers lecture series.

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Graduate School

The Graduate School of The Stowers Institute

Research experience for aspiring scientists is available through our Summer Scholars program for undergraduates and recent graduates. Applications are now open.

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