Whitehead Institute’s world-renowned faculty include the recipient of the 2011 National Medal of Science (Rudolf Jaenisch); 1997 National Medal of Science (Robert A Weinberg); nine Members of the National Academy of Sciences (David Bartel, Gerald R. Fink, Jaenisch, Harvey F. Lodish, David Sabatini, Terry Orr-Weaver, David C. Page, Weinberg, and Richard Young); four members of the Institute of Medicine (Fink, Jaenisch, Page, and Weinberg); and five Fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (Fink, Jaenisch, Lodish, Page, and Weinberg). All Whitehead faculty are also professors at MIT.

David Bartel

Iain Cheeseman

Gerald R. Fink

Mary Gehring

Piyush Gupta

Rudolf Jaenisch

Harvey F. Lodish

Sebastian Lourido

Terry L. Orr-Weaver

David C. Page

Peter W. Reddien

David Sabatini

Hazel L. Sive

Robert A. Weinberg

Jing-Ke Weng

Richard A. Young

Affiliate member:
David Gifford

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Whitehead Member Jing-Ke Weng

June 8, 2017

Whitehead Member Jing-Ke Weng receives research grant from the Family Larsson-Rosenquist Foundation to examine herbs thought to boost mothers’ milk supply

Project will investigate the effectiveness and toxicity of four herbs widely used by breastfeeding women worldwide to promote human milk production

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