Month: November 2017

2017 Fellow Award

The Fellow Award recognizes current members of the SIVB who have been active members for at least 10 years. A Fellow has made outstanding contributions in their area of specialization or discipline to include research, teaching, and administration in public, government, academic, or private industry activities. The Society for In Vitro Biology honored Drs. Miho Furue and Kan Wang with the 2017 Fellow Award at the 2017In Vitro Biology Meeting in Raleigh, NC. This issue highlights Dr. Miho Furue’s career. Dr. Kan Wang will be highlighted in a future issue of the In Vitro Report. Dr. Miho Kusuda Furue,...

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2017 Young Scientist Award

The Young Scientist Award recognizes current members of the SIVB who are outstanding early-career scientists and who have made significant contributions to the field of in vitro biology and/or in the development of novel technologies that have advanced in vitro biology. The Society for In Vitro Biology honored Dr. Sukhpreet Sandhu with the 2017 Young Scientist Award at the 2017 In Vitro Biology Meeting in Raleigh, NC. Dr. Sukhpreet Sandhu, 2017 SIVB Young Scientist The Society for In Vitro Biology established the Young Scientist Award to recognize outstanding early-career scientists who have made significant contributions to the field of...

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Dr. Gregory C. Phillips – 2017 SIVB Lifetime Achievement Award Acceptance Speech

Dr. Gregory C. Phillips 2017 SIVB Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient   ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF SIVB 2017 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD BY DR. GREG PHILLIPS JUNE 11, 2017 (Author’s note:  The following text is based upon the acceptance speech given, however, certain points may have been overlooked and are now included here.  I hope my remarks will have some value to the younger generation of scientists in the society.) My deepest thanks and appreciation go to the Board of Directors, the nominators, the supporting letter writers, and the sponsors for this award!  This is an honor that was not sought, but it...

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2017 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

The highest honor given by the Society for In Vitro Biology is the Lifetime Achievement Award. It is presented to scientists who are considered pioneers or highly influential researchers to the science and art of cell culture. They are men and women who have devoted their careers to exemplary research and/or teaching. The recipients of the Lifetime Achievement Award are selected by vote of the Board of Directors from a list of nominations recommended by the Awards Committee. The Society for In Vitro Biology honored Dr. J. Denry Sato and Dr. Gregory C. Phillips with SIVB Lifetime Achievement Awards...

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2018 In Vitro Biology Meeting Update

Check out the latest news: Abstract Submission Is Now Available Keynote Speaker Announced New Student Abstract Verification Requirement New Student Award Announced Scientific Program Available Hotel Reservations Available   NEW: Abstract submission is now available!The Program Committee requests abstracts of your research for presentation at the 2018 In Vitro Biology Meeting. The Early Bird Abstract Submission deadline is January 16, 2018, so register now and submit your abstract early. NEW Keynote Speaker Announced: Dr. Rachel Haurwitz has been announced as the Keynote Speaker. Dr. Haurwitz is the President and CEO of Caribou Biosciences and will be speaking on genome editing....

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  • 2018 Student Poster Presentation Competition Winners

    The SIVB student poster presentation competition was held during the 2018 annual meeting in St. Louis, MO. This competition was the 3rd year in a ...
  • 2018 ISEF High School Student Awards

    The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF), the world’s largest international pre-college science competition, annually provides a forum for more than 1,500 high ...
  • Journal Highlights

    Expression of a rice soluble starch synthase gene in transgenic wheat improves the grain yield under heat stress conditions There are many environmental factors that limit ...
  • Publications Update

    The 2017 Journal Impact Factors were recently released, and there was good news for both In Vitro Cellular & Developmental Biology – Animal and In ...
  • Member News

      Get involved in the discussion: SIVB responds to AMS request for Comments on Proposed Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard Many members may not be aware of the ...
  • New Members

    SIVB Welcomes Its New Members in 2018! Marcel Adriaanse, Bejo Zaden B.V. Uyen Phuong Cao Chu, Dupont Pioneer Rosa Angela Castillo Ruiz, Ramiro Arnedo S. A. David Conaway, Ball ...
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