The EAS Young Investigator Awards for Outstanding Publications are an annual prize to recognize distinction shown by young scientists in publications that contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of atherosclerosis and linked metabolic disturbances
The winners of the EAS Young Investigator Awards for Outstanding Publications during 2015 are:
Steve Poirier, Canada - for the publication “GRP94 Regulates Circulating Cholesterol Levels through Blockade of PCSK9-Induced LDLR Degradation” published in Cell Reports
Cell Reports 2015, 13, 2064–2071 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2015.11.006
Joost Besseling, The Netherlands - for the publication “Association between familial hypercholesterolemia and prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus”published in JAMA
JAMA. 2015;313(10):1029-1036. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.1206
Congratulations to them both!
Each recipient will receive a prize of € 2000 and will present their work at the annual EAS Congress (Young Investigator Award session, Monday May 30, at 15.45.)