分类名称:Weizmann妇女和科学奖

Mina J. Bissell.

尊敬的高级科学家,在劳伦斯伯克利国家实验室(LBNL)的最高排名赋予了劳伦斯国家实验室(LBNL),并担任生物学实验室主任的高级顾问。她是UC Berkeley的四个研究生小组的教员:比较生物化学,内分泌,分子毒理学和生物工程(UCSF / UCB联合计划)。她挑战了几个成熟的范式,并开创了肿瘤微环境的领域。她的工作机构为目前识别细胞外基质(ECM)信号传导在正常和恶性细胞中的基因表达调节中起作用的枢轴作用的基础。她的实验室开创了使用3D硬件和技术,使她能够证明她的签名短语,即“在受孕后,表型占基因型占主导地位”。Bissell从哈佛大学获得了化学的本科学位,在那里她收到了美国化学研究所的奖牌。她收到了哈佛医学院的微生物学和分子遗传学的博士学位,为她的博士后研究获得了美国癌症协会的奖学金,并在加入的LBNL之后很快。她是细胞和分子生物学司的创始董事,后来伯克利实验室的所有生命科学伙伴副实验室主任,她招募了优秀的科学家,并在普通乳腺和乳腺癌的细胞和分子生物学中制定了强大的计划。

Bissell发表了400多个出版物,是美国和国外的领域最受欢迎的扬声器之一。她收到了许多荣誉和奖项,包括美国能源部的E.O.劳伦斯奖,AACR的G.A.Clowes Memorial Award, the Pezcoller Foundation-AACR International Award, Susan G. Komen Foundation’s Brinker Award, BCRF Foundation’s Jill Rose Award, Berkeley Lab’s inaugural Lifetime Achievement Prize, American Cancer Society’s Medal of Honor, MD Anderson Cancer Center’s highest honor – the Ernst W. Bertner Award, the Honorary Medal from the Signaling Societies in Germany, ASCB’s highest honor – the E.B. Wilson Medal, and the 2017 AACR Award for Lifetime Achievement in Cancer Research and received the 2019 Weizmann Women & Science Award from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel and the American Philosophical Society (APS) Jonathan E. Rhoads Gold Medal for Distinguished Service to Medicine. Bissell is an inspiring mentor and in her honor, the University of Porto, Portugal established the Mina J. Bissell Medal which is given every three years to a person who has dramatically changed a field. She is the recipient of Honorary Doctorates from Pierre & Marie Curie University in Paris, France and University of Copenhagen in Denmark and from the Elmezzi Graduate School of Molecular Medicine in New York, NY. Bissell is an elected Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), National Academy of Medicine (NAM), American Philosophical Society (APS) as well as the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) and also sits on many national and international scientific boards and continues to engage in full-time research, as well as other scientific activities.