BioMed Central welcomes ABCAM as the official new sponsor for the Cancer Category Award for our 7th Annual Research Awards , which celebrates outstanding open access research in the field of cancer. This includes all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis, pathophysiology epidemiology and management of these disorders. The Cancer Research Award is one of 10 award categories, the winners of which will be shortlisted for the overall BioMed Central Research Award which carries a prize of £5000.
ABCAM started in 1998 out of a laboratory at the University of Cambridge. It is a web-based antibody company of like-minded scientists. ABCAM’s mission is to enable scientists to discover more with the most comprehensive, honest and up-to-date datasheets, fast delivery and helpful customer service & technical support.
ABCAM’s Cancer and Stem Cell research specialist Seán Garry PhD said, “We are pleased to sponsor the BioMed Central cancer award which recognizes the important work being carried out in this research area. We hope through supporting this award, we’ll enable scientists with their life science discoveries.”
Renowned experts in this field Edith A. Perez, Kevin A. Camphausen and Ian Cree form the judging panel for this year’s cancer award. Nominations have now come to a close. Our team of biological and medical Editors are preparing the shortlist of articles for the panel to assess. Watch out for announcements on the shortlist and winners soon.