The International Society for Transgenic Technologies (ISTT) is pleased to announce the awardee for the 6th ISTT Young Investigator Award. The ISTT created the Young Investigator Award to identify and recognize young scientists who will keep the field of transgenic technologies vibrant with new ideas and innovative research. After careful evaluation of the nominated candidates, the Award Evaluation Committee unanimously selected Dr. Bin Gu, a Postdoctoral fellow in the Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario. Bin was nominated by Wojtek Auerbach (ISTT President) and Thom Saunders (former ISTT Vice-President).
This activity is supported by an independent medical education grant from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.