Monthly Archives: December 2011

Conferences: From bone to brain

 November was a busy month for conferences, and two of those attended by BioMed Central included the 75th annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology and  the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals (ACR/ARHP),  and Neuroscience 2011, the Society for Neuroscience‘s (SfN) 41st annual meeting. This year, ACR/ARHP was held in Chicago, Illinois from 5th-9th November and was attended by over… Read more »


BMC Cancer turns ten

  This year saw BMC Cancer turn ten.  When the journal published its first volume of 20 articles in 2001 it was one of only a handful of open access titles operating in the field and was exclusively run by a small team of in-house editors.  A decade later, the journal’s in-house team is supported… Read more »