Colin Blakemore, MRC Chief Executive to open BioScience2004!
Colin Blakemore, the recently appointed Chief Executive
of the MRC, will give the Welcome Address at the first Biochemical
Society Annual Meeting, BioScience2004 on Sunday 18 July 2004.
Colin Blakemore has been President of the British Neuroscience Association,
the Physiological Society and the new Biosciences Federation. He has
also been President and Chairman of the British Association for the
Advancement of Science and he is strongly committed to the public
communication of science.
His Welcome Address will be followed by the Opening Plenary
Lecture by Roger Y. Tsien (Howard Hughes Medical Institute, La Jolla,
CA, USA), entitled 'Breeding molecules to spy on cells'.