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Cancellation of UKEMS 2020

  • March 27, 2020
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We have been closely monitoring the situation related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic over the past several weeks. Given the country wide restrictions currently in place with COVID-19 and the unknown duration of these restrictions, we have made the decision to cancel this year’s UKEMS Annual Meeting scheduled to take place 28th June to 1st […]

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Dr. Richard Williams (In Memoriam)

  • March 16, 2020
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We are greatly saddened to inform you that Dr. Richard Williams passed away unexpectedly on the 29th of January. A senior and long-standing employee of Lhasa, we have lost a dear friend and valued colleague.  Rich joined Lhasa as a Scientist in 2004, with his initial work focussing on the development of structural alerts for genotoxicity […]

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Mutagenesis Paper of the Year Award Winner: Masamitsu Honma

  • March 11, 2020
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UKEMS have introduced a new award from this year to showcase the excellent research published in our society journal, Mutagenesis. We have great pleasure in announcing that Masamitsu Honma has been selected as the recipient of the first Mutagenesis Paper of the Year Award for the following publication: Improvement of quantitative structure–activity relationship (QSAR) tools […]

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Jim Parry Award 2019: Dr David Lovell

  • October 14, 2019
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We are delighted to announce that Dr David Lovell received the Jim Parry Award in 2019 for his substantial contribution to the field of environmental mutagenesis. David is Reader in Medical Statistics and Associate Dean for Career Development of Research Staff at St George’s Medical School, University of London. His research focuses on facilitating the […]

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ALAMCTA 2019: Scholarship funds supported by UKEMS

  • October 13, 2019
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The Latin American Association of Mutagenic Carcinogenesis and Environmental Teratogenesis (ALAMCTA, in Spanish), which is formed by scientific societies of Latin American countries that bring together scientists dedicated to the study of the interaction of the environment with genes and their effects on human health. ALAMCTAs mission is to gather scientists for collaboration, exchange of […]

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