Navigation Links
BioMed Central announces winners of 6th Annual Research Awards
Date:5/18/2012

Open access publisher BioMed Central revealed the winners of their 6th Annual Research Awards last night at Emirates Stadium, London, UK. Celebrating the very best research that has been made available by open access publishing, more than 100 guests attended the prestigious ceremony including leading researchers, shortlisted authors and science journalists from around the world.

The winners were selected by internationally renowned judges from over 230 BioMed Central journals which published more than 18,000 peer-reviewed open access articles over the last 12 months.

BioMed Central Research Award
The overall winner of the prestigious BioMed Central Research Award, selected from a shortlist consisting of the winners of the 10 subject categories, was ine McKnight, Professor of Viral Pathology at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London (Microbiology, Immunology, Infection and Inflammation Prize) for her work 'A whole genome screen for HIV restriction factors' Retrovirology 2011, 8:94 (14 November 2011).

Open Data Award, sponsored by LabArchives
Peter AG Sandercock, University of Edinburgh.
The International Stroke Trial database Trials 2011, 12:101 (21 April 2011)

Case Report of the Year
Jaewoo Pak, Miplant Stems Clinic, Korea
'Regeneration of human bones in hip osteonecrosis and human cartilage in knee osteoarthritis with autologous adipose-tissue-derived stem cells: a case series'
Journal of Medical Case Reports 2011, 5:296 (7 July 2011)

Editor of the Year
Marcel Hommel, Malaria Journal

Open Access Advocate of the Year
Helena Asamoah-Hassan, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

Matthew Cockerill, Managing Director of BioMed Central, said: "Choosing winners for each of the categories was no easy feat so I would like to extend my gratitude to our judging panels and my congratulations to the deserving winners for their outstanding achievements. We would also like to thank our new partners LabArchives for their support of the Open Data award."


'/>"/>

Contact: Rebecca Fairbairn
Rebecca.Fairbairn@biomedcentral.com
44-203-192-2433
BioMed Central
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Flavor and the new Nordic cuisine: BioMed Centrals new scientific journal Flavor is launched
2. LA BioMeds Dr. John Torday examines evolution from a cellular perspective
3. Georgetown researchers lead discovery expected to significantly change biomedical research
4. Label-free imaging tool tracks nanotubes in cells, blood for biomedical research
5. Roche NimbleGen and BGI develop advanced MHC region capture technology for biomedical research
6. Texas Biomed develops new approach to study depression; finding may lead to new marker for risk
7. Virginia Tech biomedical engineers announce child football helmet study
8. Genomic sequence and comparison of 2 macaques reveal new insights into biomedical research
9. Europe punches above its weight in biomedical research, despite limited funding
10. Biomedical/health informatics scientists to present cutting-edge science, health IT
11. VBI, Convey Computer partner to deliver technology to biomedical, life sciences researchers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/22/2017)... March 21, 2017 Vigilant Solutions , ... law enforcement agencies, announced today the appointment of retired ... of public safety business development. Mr. Sheridan ... experience, including a focus on the aviation transportation sector, ... recent position, Mr. Sheridan served as the Aviation Liaison ...
(Date:3/13/2017)... , March 13, 2017 Future of security: Biometric ... ... DERMALOGs Face Matching enables to match face pictures ... the basis to identify individuals. (PRNewsFoto/Dermalog Identification Systems) ... DERMALOG,s "Face Matching" is the fastest software for biometric Face ...
(Date:3/7/2017)... LAKE CITY , March 7, 2017   ... that help top global companies identify the best talent, ... as Chief Sales Officer (CSO) and Diana ... Kucer,s appointments round out a seasoned executive team poised to ... and beyond, building on a year of record bookings ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:3/23/2017)... 23, 2017  Agriculture technology company Cool Planet has ... note conversion to commercialize its Cool Terra and Cool ... developing products that are simultaneously profitable as well as ... last 18 months. This latest round of funding was ... The company,s primary product, Cool Terra, ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... 2017 Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN), today announced ... U.K. Biobank and GSK to generate genetic sequence data from ... initiative will enable researchers to gain valuable insights to support ... range of serious and life threatening diseases. ... Genetic evidence has ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... SANTA MONICA, Calif. , March 22, 2017 ... Council (MassMEDIC) are proud to announce their extended partnership ... Week will be headlined by the 21 st ... UBM,s BIOMEDevice Boston, taking place May 3-4, 2017. ... with Advanced Medical Technology Association (ADVAMED) President and ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... 2017   iSpecimen ®, the marketplace ... Pathology Service (DPS), a full-service anatomic pathology reference ... United States , has joined a program offered ... (DHIN) to make human biospecimens and associated data ... program, announced in 2015 as a collaboration between iSpecimen ...
Breaking Biology Technology: