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BACR conference: Tumour Microenvironment – Basic Science to Novel Therapies (with 3D Model Workshop)

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 […]

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Beat the January blues with the BSCB image and writing competitions

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 […]

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BSCB Hooke Medal Winner 2017: Ewa Paluch

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 […]

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NEW: BSCB Childcare Award

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.

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BSCB Science Writing Prize winner 2016 announced

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.

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BSCB Image Competition 2016 Winners Announced

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. […]

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