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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
. New type of regional meeting run by PhD students and postdocs on careers and networking . Scientific discussions can be part of the programme as long as the primary theme is career development . Limited to £500 for ~0.5 day activity . Preferable if BSCB members from more than 1 university are involved in […]
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 […]
For the second medal announcement this week, we are pleased to reveal Prof. Eugenia Piddini from the University of Bristol as the 2019 winner of the BSCB Hooke Medal. Read all about her work here.
The BSCB is delighted to announce that the winner of the Women in Cell Biology Medal for 2019 is Dr Pleasantine Mill from the MRC Human Genetics Unit, University of Edinburgh. You can read more here.