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Top Paper — Dr. Scott Emmons and colleagues have been awarded the 2013 Newcomb Cleveland Prize of the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences (AAAS). The honor is the Association's oldest prize, given to the author(s) of an exceptional paper in the journal Science between June 2012 and May 2013. The selected paper reported the researchers’ comprehensive mapping of the neural connections in an adult male nematode that are responsible for mating behavior. Dr. Emmons accepted the prize during the 180th AAAS annual meeting in Chicago, Illinois on February 14, 2014. He shares the prize with lead authors Travis Jarrell and Dr. Yi Wang, as well as Adam Bloniarz, Christopher Brittin, Meng Xu and Dr. David Hall, all at Einstein; and J. Nichol Thompson and Dr. Donna Albertson of the MRC Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, England. Dr. Emmons is professor of genetics and of neuroscience, as well as the Siegfried Ullmann Chair in Molecular Genetics.
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