HFSP Alumni elected as EMBO members

Alumni news: Eleven former HFSP awardees are among the 43 European scientists to have been elected this year as Members of EMBO, the European Molecular Biology Organisation. In addition, two of the three Associate Members from outside Europe are HFSP alumni. Among the new European Members are also Hermann Gaub, who was recently appointed to the HFSP Council of Scientists, and former member of the HFSP grants review committee, Cathie Martin. This honour is conferred in "recognition of the commitment to research excellence and the exceptional achievements made by a life scientist." Congratulations to all!

Former HFSP Long-Term Fellows among the European members are:

Dietmar Schmucker
VIB and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

Andreas Trumpp
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany

Former grant awardeees elected as EMBO Members:

Gregers Rom Andersen
University of Aarhus, Denmark

Claudia Bagni
Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy

Yohanns Bellaiche
Institut Curie, Paris, France

Alexander Borst
Max-Planck-Institute of Neurobiology, Martinsried, Germany

Santiago F. Elena
Institute for Plant Molecular ad Cell Biology, Valencia, Spain

Patrick Lemaire
CNRS, University of Provence Aix-Marseille, France

Mark Marsh
University College London, UK

Andrew Millar
University of Edinburgh, UK

Botund Roska
Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Former grant awardees elected as Associate Members:

Cornelia Bargmann
Rockefeller University, New York, USA

Susan Lindquist
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, USA

Other HFSP Alumni:

Hermann Gaub
LMU Munich, Germany

Cathie R. Martin
John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK