Markus Library News

Rita and Frits Markus Library Launches New Website!

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00June 5th, 2019|Categories: Library, Library News|

We are pleased to present our new and much-improved library website! https://www.rockefeller.edu/markus-library/ Our magnificent 2nd-floor reading room will welcome you to our online resources. New website features: Improved organization for easy navigation Primo search, one search to find all relevant information from all available library resources Quick access to the library news for updated information [...]

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Recommended Readings: Adrian Bird, Ph.D. Friday October 11, 2019

By |2019-09-18T17:25:15+00:00September 18th, 2019|Categories: Epigenetics, Epigenetics, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

                                                               Friday Lectures   Friday, October 11, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Adrian Bird Ph.D. Buchanan Professor of Genetics The University of Edinburgh The Genetics and Epigenetics of Rett Syndrome    Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles  Cholewa-Waclaw, Justyna; Shah, Ruth; Webb, Shaun; et al. (2019). Quantitative modelling predicts the impact of DNA methylation on RNA polymerase II [...]

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Recommended Readings: Patrik Ernfors, Ph.D. Friday November 1, 2019

By |2019-09-16T20:02:19+00:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Cell and Developmental Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Molecular Neurobiology, Recommended Readings, Stem Cell Biology|Tags: , , , , |

                                                                        Friday Lectures   Friday, November 1, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Patrik Ernfors Ph.D. Professor of Tissue Biology Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics  Karolinska Institute The Cellular Basis for Somatosensation and Pain     Recommended Readings: Science News Karolinska Institutet. New pain organ discovered in the skin. August 15, 2019. EurekAlert! - AAAS Empirical [...]

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Recommended Readings: Sean Carroll, Ph.D. Friday October 4, 2019

By |2019-09-13T16:16:47+00:00September 13th, 2019|Categories: Evolutionary Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology|Tags: , , , , |

                                                                Friday Lectures   Friday, October 4, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Sean Carroll Ph.D. Professor Emeritus of Molecular Biology and Genetics University of Wisconsin-Madison Butterfly Spots and Rattlesnake Tales: The Evolution of Novelty     Recommended Readings: Science News Silver Spring, MD. The Serengeti Rules— Top-down ecology. April 15, 2019. Science on Screen Empirical Articles [...]

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Recommended Readings: Charles L. Sawyers, M.D. Friday September 27, 2019

By |2019-09-12T16:05:26+00:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: Cancer, Friday Lectures, Oncology, Pathogenesis, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , , , , |

                                                                          Friday Lectures   Friday, September 27, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium   Charles L. Sawyers M.D. Marie-Josée and Henry Kravis Chair Department of Human Oncology and Pathogenesis                                                   Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center                                                         Lineage Plasticity in Prostate Cancer   Recommended Readings: Science News Matthew Tontonoz. Researchers Unravel the Biology of a Distinct Prostate Cancer [...]

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Welcome (back) everyone! We have new resources for you!

By |2019-09-09T13:46:36+00:00September 9th, 2019|Categories: Database, Library, Library News, New Resources|

We are excited to tell you all about our new resources: Endnote X9 is available via Institutional License The end of summer is a perfect time to organize your references and make manuscript preparation easier.The Library recommends you make use of a dedicated Reference Manager and to make it easier and cheaper to get access [...]

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Recommended Readings: Gina G. Turrigiano, Ph.D. Friday September 20, 2019

By |2019-09-06T20:46:59+00:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Biology, Biophysics, Computational Biology, Electrophysiology, Friday Lectures, Neuroscience, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, September 20, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Gina G. Turrigiano Ph.D. Joseph Levitan Professor of Vision Science Department of Biology                                                                 Brandeis University                                         Firing Rate Homeostasis in Neocortical Networks   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Miska, Nathaniel J.; Richter, Leonidas M. A.; Cary, Brian A.; et al. (2018). Sensory experience inversely regulates [...]

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Pharmaprojects: The Drug Development Database at the Markus Library

By |2019-08-06T22:12:06+00:00August 6th, 2019|Categories: Database, Drug Discovery, Library News, Research Service|Tags: , , , , |

As of July 1st, 2019 The Rita & Frits Markus Library continues to offer access to Pharmaprojects, a drug development database that tracks the pre-clinical and clinical research and development pipeline from bench to bedside. How it benefits Assess to drug landscape from preclinical to market Identify new therapeutic strategies Identify drugs with similar chemical [...]

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MacOS Catalina and EndNote: PLEASE READ!!!

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00July 31st, 2019|Categories: Library, New Resources, Uncategorized|

Important update for EndNote users with macOS systems As you may be aware, Apple will be releasing macOS 10.15 Catalina this fall. Apple has made the decision to drop all 32-bit application support with this release, which will impact EndNote. EndNote X9 for macOS will be extensively updated for compatibility prior to the launch of [...]

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Markus Library Resource Updates: Coming soon, EndNote X9!!!

By |2019-08-02T18:53:11+00:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Thank you for participating in our Reference Manager Survey! We reviewed all the responses and comments, analyzed data, and made a couple of decisions. We are happy to tell you that the library will be offering EndNote X9 via institution license, and we are considering offering other reference managers via institutional licenses Along with EndNote X9, [...]

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