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American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology names 2022 award winners

The winners were nominated by colleagues and other leaders in their fields for making significant contributions to biochemistry and molecular biology and the training of emerging scientists.
26-Aug-2021 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Journal of Biological Chemistry Names New Editor-in-Chief

Alex Toker, professor of pathology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, will begin his term Oct. 1.
30-Jul-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Announces Its First Class of Fellows

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology has launched an honorific program to recognize members who have made outstanding contributions to the field through their research, teaching and mentoring, or other forms of service. It...
27-Apr-2021 9:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Fifty years of collaborative science

Scientists from around the world will come together virtually to celebrate the 50th anniversary of a key piece of the infrastructure for sharing scientific knowledge: the Protein Data Bank (PDB). The event will be hosted by the American Society for...
22-Apr-2021 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Journal of Lipid Research names new junior associate editors

The program, now in its second year, was created to achieve two chief goals: demystify the peer-review process and train the next generation of journal leaders. Each junior associate editor will serve a two-year term.
31-Mar-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

ASBMB receives grant to promote faculty diversity

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology has won an almost $1.27 million five-year grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) to develop and execute a program that will support scientists from diverse...
3-Aug-2020 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Sorting and secreting insulin by expiration date

The age of insulin parcels may matter, researchers say, when it comes to diagnosing and treating diabetes.
6-Jul-2020 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study sheds light on how a drug being tested in COVID-19 patients works

As hospitalized COVID-19 patients undergo experimental therapy, research published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry explains how the drug, remdesivir, stops replication in coronaviruses.
27-Feb-2020 11:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

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