Tag Archives: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

FASEB society members elected to the National Academy of Medicine

Thirty-one scientists from societies belonging to the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) were elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). They are among 70 regular members and nine international members announced this week during the NAM annual meeting in Washington, D.C. Originally established by the National Academy of Sciences as the Institute… Read More »

FASEB mourns Howard K. Schachman, 1918-2016

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) mourns the loss of Howard K. Schachman, an outstanding scientist and influential spokesman for biomedical research. A brilliant scholar, inspirational leader, and generous mentor, his legacy of accomplishments in science and public policy had a profound and lasting impact. Schachman was born in Philadelphia, received a B.S.… Read More »

Scientists with ties to FASEB win 2015 Nobel Prize awards

Five scientists with ties to the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) were honored with this year’s Nobel Prizes in Chemistry and Physiology or Medicine. Youyou Tu received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for research that formed the basis for one of today’s most effective ‪malaria treatments, artemisinin. FASEB’s educational publication… Read More »