Contact: Alexander Shtifman
Phone: 617-713-8989

Tom Kirchhausen was one of the 106 outstanding researchers in the life sciences that were newly elected to European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) membership. One hundred of the scientists reside in Europe and neighboring countries; six Associate Members were elected from China, Japan and the United States. The EMBO Membership currently comprises more than 1600 life scientists.

EMBO has decided to strategically expand the scope of its membership on the occasion of its 50th anniversary to honor the progress that has been made in the fields of neuroscience and ecology & evolution. The 106 new members for 2014 include 50 scientists who have made exceptional contributions to these research areas.