EMCRA Collaborative Award 2020 - winners announced
Congratulations to our early career researchers who have been awarded EMCRA seed funding!
The Early-Mid Career Researchers Association (EMCRA) Collaborative Award aims to promote collaboration between Level A & B postdocs in the School of Biomedical Sciences. This year, 13 applications were received - each were of incredible quality, reflecting the exceptional talent of the postdocs in our School.
$15,000 was awarded to each of the following four projects:
“Impact of maternal antibiotics on Enteric Nervous System development”
“3D visualisation of the neuromuscular interface in mouse models of muscular dystrophy”
“Neuronal trafficking of Sez6 and the Alzheimer’s disease protease BACE1”
“A hybrid spatio-temporal microscopy method to investigate protein trafficking”
This year we were also able to provide a runner-up award to the value of $6,500 to:
“Elucidating CNS pathology driving bowel dysfunction in multiple sclerosis”
To find out more about the Early-Mid Career Researchers Association (EMCRA) please visit: EMCRA