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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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WICB Medal Winner 2016: Lidia Vasilieva

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2016 Women in Cell Biology Medal is Lidia Vasilieva. Many congratulations. Dr Vasilieva is based at the Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford and will deliver her medal lecture at the BSCB/BSDB joint spring meeting.

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Hooke Medal Winner 2016

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2016 Hooke Medal is Thomas Surrey. Many congratulations. Prof. Surrey is based at the Francis Crick Institute and will deliver his medal lecture at the BSCB/BSDB joint spring meeting.

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The BSCB supports “Science Is Vital”. Please consider doing the same.

Science is Vital is a well-respected grassroots organisation composed of scientists and supporters of science and research in the UK. Formed in 2010 as a response to the previous government’s proposed cuts to science, the group remains a key advocate for increasing investment in science. THEIR MESSAGE: Funding for science and engineering in the UK […]

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New COB/BSCB funds to support PIs with no independent grant funding

We are excited and very pleased to announce that the Company of Biologists have provided funds to allow the BSCB to support independent group leaders/PIs who currently have no independent grant funding to help cover the costs of travel to meetings, conferences, workshops, practical courses, PI laboratory management courses and courses to re-train. Grants will […]

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