Press releases 2014
EMBO and EMBL to host anniversary science and policy meeting
HEIDELBERG, 01 July 2014 – Scientists, politicians and policy makers met at the EMBL Advanced Training Centre in Heidelberg, Germany, on Wednesday 2 July and Thursday 3 July for the EMBO-EMBL Anniversary Science and Policy Meeting. The event featured scientific talks from researchers, the participation of European science ministers and secretaries of state, and sessions on policy issues such as excellence and inclusion.
EMBO enlarges its membership for 50th anniversary
Heidelberg, 07 May 2014 – EMBO announced today that 106 outstanding researchers in the life sciences were newly elected to its membership. One hundred of the scientists reside in Europe and neighbouring countries; six Associate Members were elected from China, Japan and the United States. The EMBO Membership currently comprises more than 1600 life scientists.
EMBO Gold Medal 2014 awarded to Sophie Martin
In recognition of her research to understand the organization and development of the cell
Heidelberg, 23 April 2013 – EMBO today announced Sophie Martin of the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, as the winner of the 2014 EMBO Gold Medal. The award acknowledges her work to understand the molecular events that define the organization and development of the cell.
2014 FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award honours Pascale Cossart
Heidelberg, 18 February 2014 – EMBO and the Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS) announce Pascale Cossart, a world renowned bacteriologist and Professor at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France, as the winner of the 2014 FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award.