We are pleased to announce that Prof. Charles Bangham, Chairman of Immunology at
Imperial College, has been awarded the 2007 BioMed
Central/Retrovirology award for HTLV-1 research. The award recognises
outstanding contributions to the field of Human T-lymphotropic virus-1 (HTLV-1) research.
Editor-in-Chief of Retrovirology,
presented the award to Prof. Bangham at the 13th
International Conference on Human Retrovirology; HTLV and Related Viruses,
held in Japan. As the recipient of the
award, Prof Bangham received a cheque for $1000.
Prof Bangham has co-authored
two recent articles in Retrovirology:
plus lamivudine in Human T-Lymphotropic Virus type-I-associated
myelopathy: a randomised trial (Sept 2006)