Around 800 pupils from nine schools competed in the Microscopes4Schools Science Image Award producing striking images of the living world.
This year the LMB has seen the creation of a Technician’s Committee, professional registration for two technicians, and success at the Research Institute Technician Awards.
Hans Clevers from the Hubrecht Institute will deliver the 2021 César Milstein Lecture on how organoids can be used to model human diseases.
Michel C Nussenzweig from Rockefeller University will deliver the 2021 Francis Crick Lecture on human immune responses to SARS-CoV-2 infection or vaccination
LMB PhD students and postdocs are awarded for breakthroughs in human brain development, DNA replication, yeast GPCRs, dynein motor delivery and ubiquitylation of LPS.
Michel Goedert has been awarded the 2021 Hartwig Piepenbrock-DZNE prize for his work on the molecular mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.