The Queen’s New Year’s Honours List includes a damehood for Ottoline Leyser, head of the Sainsbury Laboratory in Cambridge and chair of the BSDB, and a knighthoods for James Smith, director of research at the Francis Crick Institute. We would like to congratulate them on their great achievement!
The 2016 BSDB Autumn meeting, organised by Jenny Nichols and Tristan Rodriguez under the topic of ‘chimaeras and their use in studying developmental processes and disease models’, took place on 28-30 August in The Pollock Halls at the University of Edinburgh. It was sponsored by the Anne McLaren Memorial Trust Fund and The Company of […]
1) Following a generous donation, the BSDB has instituted the Dennis Summerbell Lecture, to be delivered at its annual Autumn Meeting by a junior researcher at either PhD or Post-doctoral level. For more information, please read here. Applicants should have a maximum of 10 years research experience and should not be a principal investigator. To […]
The BSDB congratulates this years awardees: Ji Hye Moon (KCL; host: Richard Wingate, KCL) Iona Imrie (Edinburgh University; host: Jamie Davies, Edinburgh) Daniyal Jalil Jafree (UCL; host: Pete Scambler, UCL) Paige Paddy (UEA; host: Andrea Münsterberg, UEA) Jack Weaver (University of Aberdeen; host: Lynda Erskine, Aberdeen) Mireya Vazquez-Prada (UCL; host: Stephen Price, UCL) Christopher Taylor […]