The generosity of the people at the LMB has shone through this year with a number of recent charity events, culminating in the traditional Christmas charity raffle. The combined efforts of staff raised over £1,500 for various charities.
Claudia Bonfio, a MSCA Fellow in the PNAC Division, has won the 2020 Dream Chemistry Award for her dream project proposal, “Unlocking primitive chemical messages”.
The LMB celebrated its latest book, Ahead of the Curve: Women Scientists at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology by Kathleen Weston, with an online book launch of presentations from around the world.
Elyse Fischer, a PhD student in David Barford’s group, receives the award for her work on the molecular mechanisms of chromosome segregation during cell division.
A film by LMB PhD student Karen Duffy provides a quick snapshot of what a PhD student spends their time on and what their day looks like.
Awards recognise breakthroughs in cryo-EM, brain tissue modelling, and our understanding of membrane protein assembly and thyroid hormone production