Miklós Bodanszky Award 2018

The Miklos Bodanszky Award is presented every two years, during the European Peptide Symposium, in commemoration of Miklos Bodanszky’s contributions to peptide research, to a young scientist who has in the opinion of the General Assembly of the Society made the most outstanding contribution to peptide research in the period of maximum ten years after obtaining the PhD degree. The Award is presented during the EPS Symposium and is sponsored by BCN Peptides. The 2018 Continue reading

Leonidas Zervas Award 2018

The Leonidas Zervas Award is presented in commemoration of his outstanding contributions to peptide science. The award is given to the scientist who has made the most outstanding contributions to the chemistry, biochemistry and/or biology of peptides in the five years preceding the date of selection, and is sponsored by the donation of Dr. Rao Makineni. The 2018 awardee is Christian P. R. Hackenberger. Congratulations! Christian P. R. Hackenberger, born 1976 in Osnabrück, studied chemistry Continue reading

Josef Rudinger Memorial Award 2018

The Josef Rudinger Memorial Lecture Award is presented “in commemoration of Josef Rudinger’s role in the foundation of the European Peptide Symposia and of diverse contributions he made to peptide chemistry”. The Award is presented during the EPS Symposium and is sponsored by PolyPeptide Group. The 2018 awardee is James P. Tam. Congratulations! James P. Tam is currently the Director of the Synzyme and Natural Products Center (SYNC). He served as the Founding Dean of Continue reading

Akabori Memorial Award 2018

The Japanese Peptide Society invites nominations for Akabori Memorial Award 2018 The Japanese Peptide Society is now accepting nominations for the Akabori Memorial Award 2018. This award is conferred upon scientists who have made major contributions toward the progress of peptide science. The list of past awardees and detailed information are accessible at https://www.peptide-soc.jp/award/2018/04/16/akabori-memorial-award-2018.html. We will be deeply grateful if you could deliver this information to your members. Deadline for nominations will be on June Continue reading

2017 Best Paper Award Announced

Many congratulations to: Franziska Maaß, Joycelyn Wüstehube-Lausch, Stephan Dickgießer, Bernhard Valldorf, Michael Reinwarth, Hans-Ulrich Schmoldt, Matin Daneschdar, Olga Avrutina, Ugur Sahin and Harald Kolmar For their award-winning article: Cystine-knot peptides targeting cancer-relevant human cytotoxic T lymphocyte-associated antigen 4 (CTLA-4) How can I win the PSC Best Paper Award 2018?Every research article published in Journal of Peptide Science in 2016 and 2017 will be on the shortlist for the 2018 Award. The Editors will choose the Continue reading

2016 Best Paper Award Announced

Many congratulations to: Eri Hara (pictured left), Motoki Ueda (pictured right), Cheol Joo Kim, Akira Makino, Isao Hara, Eiichi Ozeki and Shunsaku Kimura For their award-winning article: Suppressive immune response of poly-(sarcosine) chains in peptide-nanosheets in contrast to polymeric micelles How can I win the PSC Best Paper Award 2017?Every research article published in Journal of Peptide Science in 2015 and 2016 will be on the shortlist for the 2017 Award. The Editors will choose Continue reading

Leonidas Zervas Award

The Leonidas Zervas Award is presented in commemoration of his outstanding contributions to peptide science. The award is given to the scientist who has made the most outstanding contributions to the chemistry, biochemistry and/or biology of peptides in the five years preceding the date of selection, and is sponsored by the donation of Dr. Rao Makineni. The 2016 awardee is Christian F.W. Becker. Congratulations! The 2016 awardee is Prof. Christian F.W. Becker Prof. Christian F.W. Continue reading

Josef Rudinger Memorial Award

The Josef Rudinger Memorial Lecture Award is presented “in commemoration of Josef Rudinger’s role in the foundation of the European Peptide Symposia and of diverse contributions he made to peptide chemistry”. The Award is presented during the EPS Symposium and is sponsored by PolyPeptide Group. The 2016 awardee is Jean Martinez. Congratulations! The 2016 awardee is Prof. Jean Martinez Jean Martinez received both his PhD in 1972 from the University of Montpellier 2, at the Continue reading

Miklós Bodanszky Award

The Miklós Bodanszky Award is presented in commemoration of his outstanding contributions to peptide science.  The award is given to the scientist who made significant contributions to peptide-based drug research in the period of ten years after having obtained the PhD degree. The Award is presented during the EPS Symposium and is sponsored by BCN Peptides. The 2016 awardees are Maja Köhn and Markus Muttenthaler. Congratulations!  The 2016 awardees are Dr. Maja Köhn & Dr. Continue reading

The PolyPeptide Group continues to sponsor the Rudinger Award lectures

The Josef Rudinger Memorial Lecture Award is presented every two years, during the European Peptide Symposium, in commemoration of Josef Rudinger’s role in the foundation of the European Peptide Symposia and of diverse contributions he made to peptide chemistry. Potential recipients are nominated by an EPS member. Preference is given to a candidate with longstanding contributions to the field. The Scientific Advisory Committee of EPS reviews the nominations and makes a recommendation to the Executive Continue reading