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  • Proxima b: Could life exist on Earth-like planet in the solar system next door?
    Last week, researchers confirmed the existence of a rocky—and possibly wet—planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, the closest star to our sun. Dubbed Proxima b, the planet lies within the "habitable zone" of its star, meaning the planet's surface could be warm enough, but not too warm, to support liquid water and thus be amenable for life. […]

Lab News


Congratulations to Jake Simson who recently graduated and received his PhD from The Johns Hopkins University. He will be leaving Dr. Elisseeff's lab mid June to pursue his career. Best wishes to … more

2011 Provosts Lecture Series: Jennifer H. Elisseeff, Phd at Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Jennifer Elisseeff, Associate Professor, Jules Stein Chair in Ophthalmology Wilmer Eye Institute, Director of Translational Tissue Engineering Center, Department of Biomedical Engineering, … more