Marileen Dogterom named Society Fellow of the Biophysical Society

News - 05 September 2018 - Communication TNW

Marileen Dogterom (Bionanoscience) is one of seven people who will be designated as Society Fellows of the Biophysical Society. She is awarded this honour for her pioneering experimental work on elucidating the physical mechanisms that govern assembly and dynamics of cytoskeleton filaments, in particular microtubules.

This designation honours the Societyā€™s distinguished members who have demonstrated excellence in science, contributed to the expansion of the field of biophysics, and supported the Biophysical Society throughout their careers. The Fellows will be honoured at the Awards Ceremony during the Biophysical Societyā€™s 63rd Annual Meeting in March 2019 at the Baltimore Convention Center, Maryland.

Visit this page to find out who the other newly designated Society Fellows are.

About the Biophysical Society

The Biophysical Society was founded in 1958 to lead the development and dissemination of knowledge in biophysics. It does so through its many programs, including its meetings, publications, and committee outreach activities. The Society's members, now over 9,000, work in academia, industry, and in government agencies throughout the world.