The deadline for this year’s BSCB Science Writing Prize will be 14th February 2016. Hopefully easy to remember! For more details and your chance at a £500 prize, click here.
The BSCB now has full organisational membership of the Royal Society of Biology. This entitles all BSCB members to half price membership of the RSB for the first two years.
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.
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.
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 […]
BSCB members have been offered a €50 discount on registration fees for the 12th International Congress of Cell Biology (ICCB) , which will take place from 21-25 of July, 2016 at the Prague Congress Centre, Prague, Czech Republic. More details available at http://iccb2016.org or download the pdf here. posted 02/10/15
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 […]
Hello Members: Could you please take part in our BSCB members’ survey – you will be helping keep the BSCB relevant to your needs and you could win a £50 Amazon voucher into the bargain! The goal of the BSCB is to promote all aspects of cell biology in the UK and we want to […]
To mark the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the BSCB we launched a new annual prize, the BSCB Women in Cell Biology Early Career Award Medal (WICB for short!). This honour is awarded to an outstanding female cell biologist who has started her own research group in the UK within the last 7 years, with allowances for legitimate […]
Each year the BSCB presents the Hooke Medal to an outstanding UK cell biologist who has been working as an independent PI for 14 years or less. Previous winners include: Anne Ridley, Iain Hagan, Andrea Brand, Matthew Freeman, Elmar Schiebel, Frank Uhlmann, David Owen, Tomo Tanaka, Ben Nichols, Erik Sahai, Karim Labib, Alex Gould, Holger […]