Just one week left until the abstract deadline for the British Association for Cancer Research conference below: 14th to 16th June 2017 Nottingham Conference Centre, Nottingham, UK OVERVIEW: Tumour growth and metastasis is critically dependent on the interaction between tumour cells and their surrounding environment. Knowledge of the role of the tumour micro-environment has been […]
It’s the perfect time of year to bring a smile to your face by reminding yourself just how beautiful Cell Biology can be. We’re currently accepting entries for our annual imaging competition. Details of how to enter and our lovely cash prizes can be found here and you can seek inspiration from last year’s winning […]
The BSCB are delighted to announce that the winner of the Hooke medal for 2017 is Ewa Paluch. Ewa is Professor of Cell Biophysics and MRC programme leader at the MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London, and head of the Institute for the Physics of Living Systems. Many congratulations! The Hooke medal […]
We are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2017 Women in Cell Biology Medal is Victoria Sanz Moreno. Many congratulations. Dr Sanz Moreno is based at the Randall Division of Cell and Molecular Biophysics, King’s college, London and will deliver her medal lecture at the BSCB/BSDB joint spring meeting.
The BSCB now accepts applications to provide financial help with childcare or care for dependents when the applicant is presenting at a Cell Biology-related scientific meeting. Full details are here.
Good news for all BSCB members, we are increasing the value of the Honor Fell Travel Awards. From now on, members can claim up to £500 to attend meetings in the UK and Europe, and up to £750 for meetings in the USA/other parts of the world. Other eligibility criteria, such as being a member […]
The 2016 BSCB Science Writing Prize was won by Girisaran Gangnatharan. You can now read his winning entry here.
This year’s writing competition winner is Girisaran Gangatharan, a PhD student at Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle, Montpellier, France. Many congratulations. Girisaran’s winning entry “Heart Disease: Fishing for a Cure” will be available to read on the BSCB website soon.
The winners of the 2016 imaging competition were announced yesterday at the BSCB/BSDB joint Spring meeting in Warwick. They are: 1st Prize of £200: Anna Franz, School of Biochemistry, University of Bristol. 2nd Prize of £100: Ronan Mellin, MRC Human Genetic Unit, Edinburgh. 3rd Prize of £50: Helen Weavers, School of Biochemistry, University of Bristol. […]
The deadline for this year’s imaging competition will be 29th February (not a misprint: it’s a leap year!). You’ll find details about the competition, previous winners and the prizes up for grabs here.