HFSP Career Development Award to KI researcher

Published 2016-04-05 19:25. Updated 2016-04-05 19:27Denna sida på svenska

KI researcher Magda Bienko has been selected for the Career Development Award 2016 by the international research funding organisation Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP).

In a global competition, eight young scientists received this prestigious award, worth around EUR 260 000 spread over three years, to jump-start their first independent laboratory.

Among the awardees of 2016, selected from 57 applications, is Magda Bienko, Assistant Professor at Karolinska Institutet's Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, and also a SciLifeLab Fellow. She receives the grant for the project “Mapping genome organization and expression landscapes in single cells in early embryonic development.”