Navigation Links
Young investigators awarded for research excellence at Australia meeting
Date:9/6/2011

Gold Coast, Australia
September 6, 2011

Eight IOF Young Investigator Awards were presented by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) to young researchers from Australia, China, India and Japan, in recognition of their outstanding work. The awards, valued at 1,000 USD each, were awarded to the highest scored abstracts by researchers under the age of 40.

The presentations were made on September 5th during the IOF Regionals 2nd Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis & Bone Meeting and Australian and New Zealand Bone & Mineral Society Annual Scientific Meeting, with the Japanese Society for Bone and Mineral Research. The meeting is being held until September 8 at the Gold Coast Convention Center in Queensland Australia.

The winning investigators and the topic of their research presentations are as follows:

  • Agnieszka Arthur (Australia): The role of EPHB/EPHRINB molecules in fracture repair
  • Haslinda Gould (Australia): Normative ultrasound data for population-based Australian men and women: The Geelong Osteoporosis Study
  • Shozo Itoh (Japan): Functional redundancy of GSK-3α and GSK-3β to control chondrocyte differentiation through phosphorylation of RelA/NF-κB p65
  • Masanobu Kawai (Japan): Brown adipose tissue dysfunction causes bone loss
  • Arei Miyamoto (Japan) : Double stranded RNA increases bone mass in osteoporosis model mice by inhibiting osteoclastogenesis via interferon-β/STAT1 pathway
  • Krishanu Mondal (India): A randomized controlled trial on safety and efficacy of single intramuscular vs staggered oral dose of 600,000 IU vitamin D in treatment of nutritional rickets
  • Zhifeng Sheng (China): Serum sclerostin level was positively correlated with bone mineral density in central south Chinese postmenopausal women
  • Rikako Takashima (Japan): The transcription factor Arid5b modulates endochondral bone formation in cooperation with Sox9


'/>"/>

Contact: L. Misteli
info@iofbonehealth.org
International Osteoporosis Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Researchers discover that growing up too fast may mean dying young in honey bees
2. Study: urban black bears live fast, die young
3. Research shows that time invested in practicing pays off for young musicians
4. 12 outstanding young scientists named as EMBO Young Investigators
5. Old flies can become young moms
6. Elsevier announces winners of 3rd Annual Scopus Young Indian Scientist Award
7. Old and young brains rely on different systems to remember emotional content
8. Young adults need to make more time for healthy meals
9. Dont go changing: New chemical keeps stem cells young
10. NSF-funded workshops help young researchers teach science
11. Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards prestigious fellowships to 13 top young investigators
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2016)... superior patient care by providing unparalleled technology to leaders of the medical imaging industry. ... recently added to the range of products distributed by Ampronix. Photo - ... ... ... ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... May 3, 2016  Neurotechnology, a provider of ... MegaMatcher Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) , a ... projects. MegaMatcher ABIS can process multiple complex biometric ... combination of fingerprint, face or iris biometrics. It ... and MegaMatcher Accelerator , which have ...
(Date:4/19/2016)... , UAE, April 20, 2016 ... be implemented as a compact web-based "all-in-one" system solution ... the biometric fingerprint reader or the door interface with ... of modern access control systems. The minimal dimensions of ... ID readers into the building installations offer considerable freedom ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... ... In a new case report published today in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine, doctors ... being treated for breast cancer benefitted from an injection of stem cells derived from ... frequent side effect of cancer treatment. , Lymphedema refers to the swelling ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016 On Wednesday, June ... 4,833.32, down 0.22%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.27% ... at 2,085.45, down 0.17%. Stock-Callers.com has initiated coverage on the ... Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR ), Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc. ... BIND ). Learn more about these stocks by ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016  Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ) today ... life sciences incubator to accelerate the development of ... space at QB3@953 was created to help high-potential life ... many early stage organizations - access to laboratory infrastructure. ... launched two "Amgen Golden Ticket" awards, providing each winner ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... , June 22, 2016  According to Kalorama ... generation sequencing (NGS) market include significant efforts in ... sequencers.  More accessible and affordable sequencers, say the ... demand for consumables including sample prep materials.  The ... for Sample Preparation for Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) ...
Breaking Biology Technology: