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BSCB Women In Cell Biology Medal 2020 winner: Yanlan Mao

Our second major award of the year, the early career award for female scientists, has been made to Yanlan Mao, Group Leader at the MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, University College London. You can read more about the award here and about her work here. Yanlan will present her medal lecture at the joint […]

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BSCB Hooke Medal 2020 Winner

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the Hooke Medal for 2020 is Prof. Ian Chambers, from the Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh. Ian will present a medal lecture at the joint meeting of the BSCB and SCBF (French Society for Cell Biology), September 23rd-25th 2020 in Paris. You can read […]

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New Application Process for BSCB Funding

We have recently updated the process of applying for our travel grants and summer studentships. Both are now managed through an online system, only accessible to members. You will first need to register for the online system, using your registered email address and membership number here. This will have a separate password from the one […]

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preLists – charting the waters of the preprint sea

The Company of Biologists have announced the launch of preLists, a new initiative within preLights where early-career researchers (preLighters) curate lists of preprints for the community. These lists follow two main themes: preprints on a specific topic or preprints which have been presented at scientific meetings. Our preLighters can also add brief one-liner summaries to […]

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2019 BSCB Science Writing Prize Winning Entry Now Online

At the BSCB/BSDB joint Spring meeting in Warwick last month, we announced the winner of our Science Writing Prize as Laura Hankins from the University of Oxford. You can now read her fabulous winning entry, together with a little about Laura here. Details about the competition and links to previous winners can also be found […]

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BSCB Image Prize 2019: results announced!

Did you guess what it was? Whether you were at the 2019 Spring Meeting in Warwick or not, you may not be able to guess the identity of the sample that produced this year’s first-prize winning image! All is now revealed: you can find out about the winning images and their creators here. Thanks, as […]

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BSCB Image and Writing Competitions

Exciting news for our members with artistic and literary talents! The deadlines for the BSCB Image Competition and Science Writing Prize will both be 20th February 2019. Both have generous cash prizes. Image Competition This is open to all of our members. This year, we would like particularly to encourage entries that show cells outside […]

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