The National Academy of Sciences announced the election of 84 new members and 21 foreign associates from 15 countries in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

Vamsi Mootha is Professor of systems of biology and medicine, at the MGH Department of Molecular Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, and an investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

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