join us
sign in
support us
contact us
Scientific highlights, news, comments and interviews from our community and the world of cell and molecular biologists
by staff
19 October 2022
Scomparsa Prof Emerito Tullio Pozzan more
by staff
11 January 2024
Sara Sigismund is an Associate Professor at the Department of Oncology and Hemato-Oncology at the University of Milan, and a Researcher in the Department of Experimental Oncology at the European Institute of Oncology (IEO) in Milan, Italy. Her research aims to understand the role of endocytosis in the regulation of EGFR signalling, focusing on non-clathrin endocytosis and its role in health and disease. In addition to running a research group, Sara is the current President of the Italian Association of Cell Biology and Differentiation (Associazione di Biologia Cellulare e del Differenziamento; ABCD). We spoke to Sara about her career path, her advice for early career researchers and her role as President of the ABCD. more
by staff
27 September 2019
We, as members of the scientific community of Europe, wish to address this situation early on and emphasize both to the general public, as well as to relevant politicians on the national and European Union level, that without dedication to education and research there will neither exist a sound basis for innovation in Europe, nor can we fulfill the promise of a high standard of living for the citizens of Europe in a fierce global competition. more
by staff
19 March 2018
Si è spento a Parma, all’età di 89 anni, il Prof. Guido Guidotti, ricercatore di altissimo profilo sia scientifico che umano, uno dei soci fondatori della nostra società per la quale ha ricoperto l’incarico di Presidente dal 1993 al 1995. more
by staff
7 July 2023
On July 5, 2023, RaiNews 24 dedicated a report to animal experimentation, interviewing Dr. Giulia Piaggio. more
by staff
22 August 2019
“Tassa” sulla sperimentazione: lettera delle Società scientifiche al governo. Sperimentazione animale e Decreto Ministeriale (Ministero della Salute) n. 173 del 27/03/2019 riguardante la determinazione delle tariffe spettanti al Ministero della salute, ai fini del rilascio delle autorizzazioni relative alla protezione degli animali utilizzati a scopi scientifici more
by staff
28 February 2018
Günter Blobel, one of the founding fathers of Cell Biology, died in New York City on February 18th, at the age of 81. Günter discovered how short aminoacid sequences within polypeptide chains act as signals to direct proteins to their proper locations within the cell. more