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Friday, May 11, 2012

ISCB Congratulates Rolf Apweiler and Ewan Birney on Their Election as EMBO Members

Congratulations to ISCB member Rolf Apweiler and 2005 Overton Prize winner Ewan Birney on being elected to membership of the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO). Apweiler and Birney, joint associate directors of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory-European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI), are among 55 life scientists from Europe and around the world recognized by EMBO for their excellence in research, EMBO announced on May 9.

EMBO is an organization of more than 1500 leading life scientist members that fosters new generations of researchers to produce world-class scientific results. See full announcement at http://www.embo.org/news-a-media-centre/press-releases/embo-welcomes-55-leading-life-scientists-as-members.html

Contact Person: Stacy Slagor (stacy.slagor@iscb.org)