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Friday 21st December 2018

Prof. Ito made seminal contributions in the neuroscience field by elucidating the mechanisms of cerebellar motor learning. His efforts in neuroscience led to the founding of the RIKEN Brain Science Institute (BSI) in 1997, of which he was the founding director. He joined HFSPO as a member of the Council of Scientists in 1989, became a member of the HFSPO Board of Trustees in 2000, and was elected President, a position he held until 2009. During his presidency, HFSPO established itself as the organization...

 

Tuesday 18th December 2018

Guidelines for 2020 Young Investigator and Program Grant applications are now available. The website for online applications will be open by mid-January. You must initiate an application (with a 2020 reference number) via the website by March 18th, 2019. The deadline to submit a Letter of Intent is March 28th, 2019.

 

 

 

Monday 17th September 2018

C. David Allis and Michael Grunstein on receiving the 2018 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award “for discoveries elucidating how gene expression is influenced by chemical modification of histones—the proteins that package DNA within chromosomes.”  David Allis of the Rockefeller University in New York, USA was awarded HFSP Research Grants in 1997 and 2000 for projects titled “Regulation of histone acetylation in Drosophila” and “Coupling signaling to...

 

 

 

Tuesday 3rd April 2018

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Monday 19th February 2018

HFSP was alerted by the scientific community that fraudulent messages were sent again to researchers and research organizations with the aim to solicit manuscript submissions for a fake HFSP run journal by the name of “Frontiers in Life Sciences” (see screen shot of message below). We would like to alert all scientists to the fact that HFSP no longer operates a scientific journal. The message shown below links to a so-called “HFSP Journal” that is a hijacked version of the...

 

Tuesday 19th December 2017

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