Christopher Gregg, Ph.D.
US$ 25,000 Prize
Deadline for entries
June 15, 2011
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Congratulations to Dr. Christopher Gregg on winning the 2010 Eppendorf
& Science Prize for his studies on genes that alter their expression in the
brains of offspring according to whether they were inherited from the
father versus the mother. His findings suggest new pathways that may
help to understand brain diseases such as autism, schizophrenia and
The annual international US$ 25,000 Eppendorf & Science Prize for
Neurobiology honors young scientists for their outstanding contributions
to neurobiological research based on methods of molecular and cell biology. The winner and finalists are selected by a committee of independent
scientists, chaired by Science’s Senior Editor, Dr. Peter Stern.
To be eligible, you must be 35 years of age or younger. If you’re selected
as this year’s winner, you will receive US$ 25,000, have your work
published in Science and be invited to visit Eppendorf in Hamburg,
Germany. Past winners and finalists have come from as far a field as
China, Chile, India and New Zealand. Yes, it can happen to you!