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Sophie Dumont and Polina Lishko Named Recipients of 2016 Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award -August 24, 2015

Olga Boudker to Receive 2016 Michael and Kate Barany Award - August 24, 2015

Steven Block to Receive 2016 Founders Award - August 24, 2015

Yale Goldman to Receive 2015 Distinguished Service Award - August 24, 2015

Douglas Robinson to Receive 2016 Emily M. Gray Award - August 24, 2015

Philip Yeagle to Receive 2016 Avanti Award in Lipids - August 24, 2015

Eric Gouaux to Receive 2016 Anatrace Membrane Protein Award - August 24, 2015

The Biophysical Society Announces the Results of its 2015 Elections - August 13, 2015

Golden Goose Award: Lab Mistake in Research on Cats’ Vision Leads To Advances In Brain Research And Improved Vision for Children Born with Cataracts, Informs Groundbreaking Research on Computer Technology - July 14, 2015

Biophysical Society Joins 252 Organizations and Business Leaders in Issuing a Call to Action,  Innovation:  An American Imperative - June 23, 2015

Creators of Marshmallow Test to Receive Golden Goose Award - June 2, 2015

Randy Wadkins Named Biophysical Society's Inaugural Congressional Fellow - May 19, 2015

Biophysical Society Expressed Opposition to the America Competes Reauthorization Act of 2015 - May 18, 2015

Biophysical Society Expresses Concern about Restrictions on Federal Employee Travel - April 21, 2015

Biophysical Society urge lawmakers to replace sequestration with a balanced approach to deficit reduction - February 18, 2015

Biophysical Society Meeting in Baltimore - February 7-11, 2015



SAVE THE DATE: Biophysical Society 59th Meeting, Feb. 7-11, 2015 at the Baltimore Convention Center - January 26, 2015

The Biophysical Society Has Selected the New and Notable Speakers for the 2015 Annual Meeting - January 5, 2015

The Biophysical Society is pleased to announce the 2015 Travel Award Winners - December 10, 2014

          CPOW Travel Awardees
          Education Committee Travel Awardees 
          International Travel Awardees
          MAC Travel Awardees

BJ Announces Hervé Turlier has been named the recipient of the 2014 Paper of the Year Award--December 2, 2014 


BJ Selects Four Poster Award Winners at the “Disordered Motifs and Domains in Cell Control" Meeting--October 15, 2014

The Biophysical Society Congratulates Members Stefan W. Hell and William E. Moerner for Winning the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry--October 8, 2014

Biophysical Society Public Affairs Committee Comments on American Strategy for American Innovation--September 23, 2014

BJ Selects Four Poster Award Winners at the “Significance of Knotted Structures for Function of Proteins and Nucleic Acids” Meeting--September 23, 2014

BJ Selects Four Poster Award Winners at the Modeling of Biomolecular Systems Interactions, Dynamics, and Allostery Meeting--September 22, 2014

Biophysical Society Announces its 2015 Class of Society Fellows--September 15, 2014

Biophysical Society Announces Recipients of its 2015 Awards--August 25, 2014

Biophysical Society Announces the Results of its 2014 Elections--August 12, 2014

Biophysical Society Expresses Concern about Secret Science Reform Act--July 31, 2014

The Society signed letters sent to the House Leadership and Senate Environmental and Public Works Leadership expressing concern about  the Secret Science Reform Act's unintended consequences that could harm research.  View the letter sent to the House and the letter sent to the Senate.   

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Clutter Cutter: Using computer modeling to understand how messy cells contribute to cancer. read more...


Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Huntington's Disease: Hot on the Trail of Misfolded Proteins' Toxic Modus Operandi: Researchers try to tease out why a lengthened protein leads to Huntington's Disease. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Understanding Heart Failure at the Cellular Level: Using multidisciplinary approaches, researchers in Italy and Connecticut provide unprecedented glimpse of what happens to the heart during a heart attack. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Unusual New HIV Drug Resistance Mechanism Revealed: Researchers show how therapy-induced resistance to "NNRTI" drugs works. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Cows Moove Understanding of the Immune System: Studies of cow antibodies help scientists understand how our own bodies work. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Calico Cats Inspire X Chromosome Research: Researchers work to unlock the mysteries behind X chromosome inactivation or "silencing," a trait famously evicent in calico cats. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
The Secret of Fertile Sperm: New findings could lead to novel diagnostic tests and treatments for male infertility. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
It's Alive! Bacteria-filled Liquid Crystals Could Improve Biosensing: Researchers present new form of matter. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Mechanism of Dengue Virus Entry into Cells: Discovery may advance development of vaccines to fight global, mosquito-borne scourge. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Finding Ways to Detect and Treat Alzheimer's: Researchers are unraveling the mysteries of the amyloid beta peptides implicated in Alzheimer's Disease. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Uncovering the Secrets of Tularemia, the "RabbitFever": Researchers solve structures that shed light on how the bacteria may persist in the environment and cause disease. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Bacterial Superbug Protein Structure Solved: 3-D structure of antibiotic-resistance protein may lead to new tools for fighting MRSA. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Harvesting Light, the Single-Molecule Way: Work that is uncovering molecular mechanism of light harvesting in living systems may illuminate path forward to future solar cells. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco - February 15-19, 2014
Media Invited: Biophysical Society Annual Meeting in San Francisco Will Highlight Innovations, Biomedical Breakthroughs and New Discoveries about Human Health and Disease. Read more...

 

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of 2014 Education Committee Travel Awards-January 15, 2014
The Biophysical Society has announced the winners of its Education Committee travel awards to attend the 58th Annual Meeting.  read more...

 

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of 2014 CPOW Travel Awards-January 15, 2014
The Biophysical Society has announced the winners of its CPOW travel awards to attend the 58th Annual Meeting. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of 2014 Minority Affairs Committee Travel Awards-January 15, 2014
The Biophysical Society has announced the winners of its Minority Affairs Committee travel awards to attend the 58th Annual Meeting. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Announces Winners of 2014 International Relations Committee Travel Awards-January 15, 2014
The Biophysical Society has announced the winners of its International Committee travel awards to attend the 58th Annual Meeting. read more...

 

Biophysical Society Announces Speakers for the 2014 New and Notable Symposium--Posted January 3, 2014
The New and Notable Symposium highlights the latest most exciting discoveries in biophysics.  read more...