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The latest news from the Biochemical Society


Congratulations to Professor Tim Dafforn, Trustee of the Biochemical Society on his appointment as Chief Scientific Adviser at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. 
Professor Dafforn will ensure that the department’s policies and operations, and its contribution to wider government issues are informed by fit-for-purpose science, technology and engineering advice. 

  Workshops brings together antimicrobial resistance researchers
The Learned Society Partnership on Antimicrobial Resistance is holding interdisciplinary networking workshops to bring together researchers who have an interest in antimicrobial resistance.
  Scientists honoured in Biochemical Society Awards
Eleven distinguished scientists and exceptional early career researchers have been honoured in the Biochemical Society’s annual Awards. 
  Introducing the new look for the Biochemical Society
We’re proud to unveil the new look for the Biochemical Society and our subsidiary Portland Press.
  New conference announced

A gathering of researchers in cell signalling, membrane trafficking pathways, cell imaging, and the control of organelle dynamics within the stunning surroundings of Edinburgh. Abstract submission deadline: 24 August 2015.

  Bursaries extended to Full Members
New Bursaries, introduced this year to help Early Career Members attend our conferences, have been extended to Full Members.
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Scientists regenerate bone tissue using only proteins secreted by stem cells

Scientists have discovered a way to regrow bone tissue using the protein signals produced by stem cells.

TSRI researchers investigate an enzyme important for nervous system health

Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), working closely with researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), have mapped out the structure of an important protein involved in cellular function and nervous system development.

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