Lab leaders Dr. Bruce Stillman, President & CEO, and W. Dillaway Ayres, COO, have charted a course for the future that stresses excellence, a growing endowment & continued independence. 10 brief videos tell the story. Scroll down to begin exploring…
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basic vs. applied research
BASIC VS. APPLIED RESEARCH
CSHL is world-famous for its basic research, but what about real-world applications?
curing incurable cancers
CURING INCURABLE CANCERS
How will basic research contribute to efforts to treat now-incurable cancers?
understanding the brain
UNDERSTANDING THE BRAIN
How long will it take for biologists to really make sense of the human brain?
tomorrow’s food & energy
TOMORROW’S FOOD & ENERGY
How will today’s research on plant genetics impact tomorrow’s supplies of food and energy?
When did science education begin at CSHL?
science for citizens
SCIENCE FOR CITIZENS
How is CSHL helping citizens to thrive in a world of biotech crops and personalized medicine?
How does the Lab envision its role in the community?
How is CSHL doing compared with other top research institutions? What are its top priorities?
You Can Make a Difference in Our Future
The revolution in molecular biology is far from over. In the years ahead, CSHL researchers are going to expand upon the extraordinary infrastructure we have developed, using molecular and cellular technologies to make discoveries that will improve the human condition.