The Conquering Hero: Harvard quarterback Luke Emge was only 14-for-32 passing but was at his best at crunch time, leading the Crimson to their last-minute, go-ahead score. Photograph by Angela Dela Cruz/The Harvard Crimson
Touchdown strut: Leaving Penn's Matthew McElroy in his wake, Harvard's Aaron Shampklin gambols toward the end zone on a 72-yard jaunt. Shampklin later put the game away with a 16-yard smash up the middle.
Photograph by David Dermer/courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications
(1) Carnations. (2) Gillyvors. Perdita: The fairest flower o' the season Are our Carnations and streaked Gillyvors, Which some call Nature's bastards Winter's Tale, Act IV, sc. 4
(3) Willow. Queen: There is a Willow grows aslant a brook, That shows his hoar leaves in the glassy stream. There on the pendent boughs her coronet weeds Clamoring to hang, an envious sliver broke. Hamlet, Act IV, sc. 7
Artwork by Rosa M. Towne and photograph by Edward Tabor
A summary of current work—and an important new appointment
Click on image to enlarge (1 of 2) In mice, a lab-evolved vector for delivering a gene therapy (MyoAAV, indicated by the presence of green fluorescent protein) selectively targets muscle (depicted whole, top, and in cross-section, above right) dramatically better than commonly used, naturally-occurring viral vectors (above left and center).
Image courtesy of the Pardis Sabeti Lab and Cell/DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2021.08.028