News Items

LYNNE MAQUAT WINS VANDERBILT PRIZE IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

posted on January 3rd, 2018

Lynne Maquat, a long-time member of the RNA Society, is receiving the 2017 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science. Established by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 2006, the competitive prize honors women scientists with a "stellar record" of research accomplishments who have made significant contributions to mentoring other women in science. https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/news/story/5188/lynne-maquat-wins-vanderbilt-prize-in-biomedical-science.aspx

Successful 2017/2018 RNA Salon Applications

posted on December 15th, 2017

The RNA Society is delighted to announce the 37 newly selected RNA Salons for 2017/18! Find here a list of the current RNA Salons and a description of RNA Salon activities.

The RNA Society Announces Winners of the 2018 Scaringe Awards

posted on October 21st, 2017

The RNA Society is delighted to announce the winners of the 2018 Scaringe awards. Congratulations to Fuguo Jiang, Madeline Sherlock, and Boxuan Zhao! Read more about their accomplishments here.

The RNA Society Announces Winners of the 2018 RNA Society Early- and Mid-Career Awards

posted on October 21st, 2017

Congratulations to Andrei Korostelev, the 2018 RNA Society Early-Career Award Winner, and to Erik Sontheimer, the 2018 RNA Society Mid-Career Award Winner! Learn more about our awardees here.

Letter from the President

posted on September 25th, 2017

RNA Society President Juan Valcárcel presents his reflections from RNA2017 and his vision for the future. Read the whole letter here.

Member Spotlight Series

posted on August 9th, 2017

The RNA Society pleased to launch the Member Spotlight Series - a monthly feature highlighting the outstanding lives and accomplishments. We are looking for volunteers to work with us to interview members and help write the profiles! Members can find more information here.

Annual RNA Society Elections

posted on March 29, 2017

Voting is now open for RNA Society Members of the Board. View the candidate biographies here. The election ballot will be sent separately, but if you don’t receive it, please contact the RNA Society CEO at [email protected].

Scientists and the US Immigration Ban

posted on February 3, 2017

The RNA Society stands in support of our colleagues affected by the US Immigration Ban. More