July 24, 2014

Christopher Wylie and Janet Heasman Honored with SDB Lifetime Achievement Award

Story source: Xenbase Xenbase and Xenopus research community congratulate Christopher Wylie and Janet Heasman for a lifetime of achievement and their lasting impact on Developmental Biology.  Together and individually, Janet and Chris discovered many fundamental cell and embryological processes, which are now the mainstay of Developmental Biology text books. Chris Wylie started his research career in 1963, at University […]

Richard Harland Awarded 2014 Conklin Medal

Story source: Xenbase The Society for Developmental Biology’s E.G. Conklin Medal recognizes a developmental biologist “who has made and is continuing to make extraordinary research contributions to the field, and who is also an excellent mentor who has helped train the next generation of outstanding scientists.” Richard Harland has an extraordinary research legacy. Following his […]