Navigation Links
Biophysical Society names 2009 award recipients
Date:9/5/2008

Bethesda, MD The Biophysical Society is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2009 Society awards. The eight recipients will receive their awards at the Society's 53rd Annual Meeting on Monday, March 2, 2009 at the Boston Convention and Exhibitions Center in Massachusetts. The awardees are:

Robert Stroud of the University of California, San Francisco, will receive the Anatrace Membrane Protein Award for his outstanding contributions to transmembrane biology, and pioneering new methods allowing membrane proteins to become tractable as structural methods.

Stephen H. White of the University of California, Irvine, will receive the Avanti Award in Lipids for his novel findings in the areas of membrane structure and protein insertion into membranes.

Three candidates have been selected to share the Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award. They are Teresa Giraldez of the Hospital Universitario Nuestra Seora de Candelaria for her for impressive accomplishments in the use of patch fluorometry to advance the understanding of ion channels; Adrienne Fairhall of the University of Washington, for her excellent work in the field of adaptation in neural codes and leadership in advancing training in computational neuroscience; and Jin Zhang of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine for her outstanding contributions to the field of quantitative FRET and fluorescence imaging as applied to cell signaling.

Keiichi Namba of Osaka University will receive the Biophysical Society Founders Award for his multi-faceted biophysical achievements and innovative studies of the mechanisms of self-assembly, conformational switching, and movement of vital macromolecular complexes.

Gaudenz Danuser of The Scripps Research Institute will receive the Michael & Kate Brny Award for Young Investigators for his outstanding seminal contributions in diverse areas of cell biology, particularly to our understanding of cell cytoskeleton dynamics and function
'/>"/>

Contact: Ellen R. Weiss
eweiss@biophysics.org
301-634-7176
Biophysical Society
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Media highlights in the November issues of Biophysical Journal
2. Roger Kornberg to present lecture at the Joint Biophysical Society/IUPAB Meeting
3. Media highlights in the Dec. 15 issue of Biophysical Journal
4. Biophysical Society announces 2008 International Travel Awards
5. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2008 Student Travel Awards
6. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2008 Minority Travel Awards
7. Biophysical Society to host discussions on the teaching of evolution and on the energy crisis
8. Biophysical Society announces new and notable symposium speakers
9. Media highlights in the January issues of Biophysical Journal
10. Media highlights in the March 1 issue of Biophysical Journal
11. Cell Press announces new partnership with the Biophysical Society
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 18, 2014   LaunchKey , the first ... post-password and Internet of Things era, today announced the ... venture round was led by Metamorphic Ventures with participation ... Partners, VegasTechFund, and others.  LaunchKey has raised $4 million ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... SM announced today its completion of a Good ... current U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations. This ... smart phone application trials utilizing the highest principles for ... determined to improve global healthcare access, quality, and delivery ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 16, 2014  Automation is fundamentally transforming the ... at international borders. Over the past decade, ePassports, biometric ... to self process through border control via eGates and ... of airports, seaports, and land borders across the globe. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):LaunchKey Raises $3 Million in Additional Funding Led by Metamorphic Ventures 2LaunchKey Raises $3 Million in Additional Funding Led by Metamorphic Ventures 3HITLAB Completes GCP Audit for FDA Smart Device & App Compliance 2Automated Border Control (ABC) Transforms the Global Travel Experience With More Than 2500 ABC eGates and APC Kiosks Deployed In Airports, Seaports, and Land Borders Worldwide 2
... of British Columbia researchers have discovered the genetic machinery ... Army knife of the digestive tract helping us ... cell walls of fruits and vegetables. The findings ... the vast microbial community living in the human gut, ...
... be an option for the 40 million people worldwide who ... 65% of those with visual impairment and 82% of those ... In a special issue of Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual ... world address "the aging eye" to focus attention on unmet ...
... University of Nebraska-Lincoln, while using a camera-equipped robot to ... discovered a new species of small sea anemones that ... frigid water like flowers from a ceiling. ... an amazing find," said Marymegan Daly, a specialist in ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers collaborate to reduce effects of the aging eye 2New sea anemone species discovered in Antarctica 2New sea anemone species discovered in Antarctica 3New sea anemone species discovered in Antarctica 4
(Date:1/22/2015)... / Rootstown, OH (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... platform, announced today that it has received AOAC-PTM Certifications for ... O1O3, O111, O121, and O145; collectively referred to as STEC ... O157, at 1 colony forming unit (cfu) per 325 g ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Selexis SA, a ... Research Cell Banks (RCBs) used for drug discovery to ... Banks will include Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) data ... de-risks biologic manufacturing by ensuring the integrity of the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015   GenoSpace , a precision medicine software company that ... broad use of genomic, imaging and other biomedical data in ... Michelle Munson , CEO of Aspera, an IBM Company, to ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150122/170713 "We are pleased to ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 24, 2014  Vermillion, Inc. (Nasdaq:   VRML), ... announced today that the Company closed its previously ... Management, Jack W. Schuler , Birchview Fund ... $10.5 million, before offering expenses.  The proceeds will ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Crystal Diagnostics Awarded AOAC-PTM Accreditation for the Rapid Detection of “Big 6” E.coli Food Pathogens 2Selexis Generated Research Cell Banks Now Fully Sequenced Using Next-Generation Sequencing 2GenoSpace Expands Board with Appointment of Michelle Munson 2Vermillion Announces Closing of Equity Financing 2Vermillion Announces Closing of Equity Financing 3
... Nov. 4 Uroplasty, Inc. (Amex:,UPI) announced today that ... Healthcare Conference on Monday, November 10, 2008 at the ... President and Chief Executive,Officer and Medi Jiwani, Vice President ... and historical financial,performance at 4:55 p.m. Eastern Time., ...
... Gene Amplification technology is one of the rapidly growing markets in ... Amplification technologies is projected to reach $2.2 billion. Major factors that ... associated with the existing and emerging technologies. , ... ...
... 2008) When Albrecht Durer and other Renaissance artists ... fine grooves and transferred the images to paper with ... later the same technique would uncover the secrets of ... Technology researchers have borrowed a technique from such "intaglio" ...
Cached Biology Technology:Uroplasty to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York 2World Gene Amplification Technologies Market to Reach $2.2 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 2World Gene Amplification Technologies Market to Reach $2.2 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 3Protein-printing technique gives snapshots of immune system defense 2Protein-printing technique gives snapshots of immune system defense 3
Human VASA Biotinylated Affinity Purified PAb...
Recombinant Mouse Matrilin-4, CF Protein Family: Extracellular Matrix Molecules, Chondrogenesis Markers...
An instrument that delivers an accurate and uniform amount of light energy to cells to photoactivate csiRNA products....
Use the DUALmembrane kit 3 to carry out DUALmembrane interaction analysis and cDNA library screening to characterize interactions between integral membrane proteins and to identify novel interaction ...
Biology Products: