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Celebrating Science Journalism in Memphis

Celebrating Science Journalism in Memphis

Michelson Philanthropies attended the Science Writers conference in Memphis, Tennessee, and honored two journalists for winning a prestigious medical science reporting award. By Justin Chapman Michelson Philanthropies celebrated science journalism in Memphis,...

Lisa Wagar Explores Immune Reponses to Viruses and Vaccines

Lisa Wagar Explores Immune Reponses to Viruses and Vaccines

A California finalist for the 2021 Michelson Philanthropies & Science Prize for Immunology, Dr. Wagar’s research focuses on translational human immunology and the use of organoids to understand the complex interactions between immune cells upon vaccination and...

Scott Biering Researches the Role of Viral Proteins

Scott Biering Researches the Role of Viral Proteins

Dr. Scott Biering, a California finalist for the Michelson Philanthropies & Science Prize, wrote about a conserved flavivirus protein that holds potential as a target for versatile vaccines and therapies.   By Justin Chapman Understanding the Role of Viral...