Institutional Membership with the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW, July 25, 2014 09:58

We are pleased to announce that the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW has joined MDPI's institutional membership program:

Primary authors from the FHNW will benefit from a 10% discount on the article processing charges as of 1 August 2014.

Additional details can be found on our institutional membership page.

IJMS - Official Sponsor of the Gordon Research Conference on Human Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and Disease, Easton, MA, USA, 3-8 August 2014, July 16, 2014 06:10

IJMS is sponsoring the Gordon Research Conference on Human Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms and Disease. The meeting will be held in Easton, MA, USA from 3 to 8 August 2014.

The conference will bring together people that work on diverse experimental and computational aspects related to inferring and analyzing the effect of human mutations on protein function and their role in causing cancer and rare diseases. The topic of this conference, which has not been addressed in previous Gordon meetings, will attract researchers for essential discussions and exchanging ideas.

IJMS - Official Sponsor of the 2014 ENPER meeting, Lecce, Italy, 8-11 September 2014, July 16, 2014 05:49

IJMS is sponsoring the 17th ENPER meeting, the annual meeting of the European Network for Plant Endomembrane Research, an informal group of plant scientists dedicated to the study of endomembranes and traffic. The meeting will be held in Lecce, Italy from 8 to 11 September 2014.

IJMS - Official Sponsor of the 25th tRNA Conference, Kyllini, Greece, 21-25 September 2014, July 16, 2014 05:07

IJMS is sponsoring the 25th tRNA Conference, to be held in Kyllini, Greece from 21 to 25 September 2014.

 

IJMS Best Paper Award 2014, January 24, 2014 08:29

In 2012 International Journal of Molecular Sciences started to award an annual price to recognize outstanding papers related to chemistry, molecular physics and molecular biology that meet the high standards of this journal. We are pleased to announce the third “IJMS Best Paper Award” for 2014. Nominations were made by the Section Editors-in-Chief of IJMS from all papers published in 2010.

Article Award

1st prize: Parul Vatsa, Lisa Sanchez, Christophe Clement, Fabienne Baillieul and Stephan Dorey
Rhamnolipid Biosurfactants as New Players in Animal and Plant Defense against Microbes

2nd prize: Junko Okuda-Shimazaki, Saiko Takaku, Koki Kanehira, Shuji Sonezaki and Akiyohshi Taniguchi
Effects of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticle Aggregate Size on Gene Expression

3rd prize: Giuseppe Calogero, Gaetano Di Marco, Silvia Cazzanti, Stefano Caramori, Roberto Argazzi, Aldo Di Carlo and Carlo Alberto Bignozzi
Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Using Red Turnip and Purple Wild Sicilian Prickly Pear Fruits

 

Review Award

1st prize: Kati Hanhineva, Riitta Törrönen, Isabel Bondia-Pons, Jenna Pekkinen, Marjukka Kolehmainen, Hannu Mykkänen and Kaisa Poutanen
Impact of Dietary Polyphenols on Carbohydrate Metabolism

1st prize: Sonia De Pascual-Teresa, Diego A. Moreno and Cristina García-Viguera
Flavanols and Anthocyanins in Cardiovascular Health: A Review of Current Evidence

 

For more details, please refer to the IJMS Best Paper Award 2014 Editorial.

 

Earlier Editions of the Award

IJMS Best Paper Award 2012
IJMS Best Paper Award 2013