Navigation Links
Biophysical Society names 2010 award recipients
Date:9/4/2009

The Biophysical Society is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2010 Society awards. The eight recipients will receive their awards at the Society's 54th Annual Meeting on Monday, February 22, 2010 at the Moscone Convention and Exhibitions Center in San Francisco, California. The awardees are:

Tom A. Rapoport of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Harvard Medical School will receive the Anatrace Membrane Protein Award for providing outstanding mechanistic insights into the processes involved in intracellular protein transport, transport of proteins across the endoplasmic reticulum membrane, and membrane biogenesis.

James A. Hamilton of the Boston University School of Medicine will receive the Avanti Award in Lipids for his innovative contributions in the application of NMR methods to phospholipids and fatty acids.

Crina Nimigean of Weill Medical College, Cornell University, and Maria Spies of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign will receive the Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award. Nimigean was selected for her contributions to our understanding of K+ channel gating and permeation mechanisms. Spies was selected her exemplary research into the mechanisms of DNA repair and the cell cycle maintenance machinery

S. Walter Englander of the University of Pennsylvania will receive the Biophysical Society Founders Award for pioneering the development of hydrogen exchange ("HX") techniques for exploring the stability, interactions and dynamics of macromolecules and their folding.

Mordecai P. Blaustein of the University of Maryland, School of Medicine, will receive the Distinguished Service Award for strengthening the Societyand therefore biophysicsin the United States and throughout the world.

Greta Pifat-Mrzljak of the Ruder Boskovic Institute will receive the Emily M. Gray Award for her outstanding record of accomplishments and leadership of the triennial international summer schools and textbooks on Supramolecular Structure and Function.

Mark J. Schnitzer of Stanford University will receive the Michael and Kate Brny Award for Young Investigators for his creativity at the interface of biology, physics and engineering.

Jane Clarke of the University of Cambridge will receive the US Genomics Award for Outstanding Investigator in the field of Single Molecule Biology for pioneering the study of the mechanical properties of proteins, protein folding and stability.


'/>"/>

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

Related biology news :

1. Biophysical Society Announces 2010 society fellows
2. Biophysical sciences program receives $2 million training grant
3. Biophysical Reviews makes debut in 2009
4. Biophysical Society selects 2009 Distinguished Service, Emily M. Gray and Society Fellow recipients
5. Biophysical Society names 2009 award recipients
6. Biophysical method may help to recover hearing
7. Media highlights for February in Biophysical Journal
8. Cell Press announces new partnership with the Biophysical Society
9. Media highlights in the March 1 issue of Biophysical Journal
10. Media highlights in the January issues of Biophysical Journal
11. Biophysical Society announces new and notable symposium speakers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/25/2016)...  Glencoe Software, the world-leading supplier of image data ... provide the data management solution OMERO Plus for the ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160125/325328LOGO ... Phenotypic analysis measures the characteristics and behavior of ... states such as health and disease, the presence or ...
(Date:1/21/2016)... --> ... report "Emotion Detection and Recognition Market by Technology (Bio-Sensors, NLP, ... Voice Recognition and Others), Services, Application Areas, End ... published by MarketsandMarkets, the global Emotion Detection and ... Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 31.9%, ...
(Date:1/20/2016)... SAN JOSE, Calif. , Jan. 20, 2016 ... leading developer of human interface solutions, today announced ... touch controller solution for wearables and small screen ... appliances such as printers. Supporting round and rectangular ... the S1423 offers excellent performance with moisture on ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/8/2016)... SHELTON, Conn. , Feb. 8, 2016  NanoViricides, Inc. (NYSE ... that its CEO, Eugene Seymour , MD, MPH, will present ... 5:30PM at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City ... presentation will be in the Windsor Room at 5:30PM EST. Registered ... New York City . --> ...
(Date:2/6/2016)... VA (PRWEB) , ... February 06, 2016 , ... The ... session, cost-free, for middle and high school teachers on Wednesday February 10, 2016. ... held at the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation, located at 1500 Remount Road in Front ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... On Thursday, February 11, 2-1-1 San ... health and disaster services, and the Community Information ... care coordination and service delivery for the community to ... to better connect service providers to the information they ... Diego has handled more than 2.5 million ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... , February 4, 2016 - New FDA action date ... New FDA action date of July 22, ... July 22, 2016   - Lifitegrast ... the past decade indicated for the treatment of signs and symptoms of ... has the potential to be the only product approved in the U.S. in the ...
Breaking Biology Technology: