International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Wood Whelan Awardees 1998

The fellowships are listed in the following format:


Title and duration of a research project
Recipient (Award in US$)Host supervisor


Molecular characterization of the genome of brewing yeasts (2 months)
Georgios Lapathitis (1500)
Institute of Physiology
Academy of Sciences
142 20 Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC
Phone: 420-2-475-2194
Fax: 420-2-444-72284
Serge Casaregola
National Institute for Agricultural Research
CLIB Labo Genetique INRA
78850 Thiverval-Grignon, FRANCE
Phone: 33-1-30 81 54 78
Fax: 33-1-30 81 54 57
Kinetic and stopped-flow studies on ferrochelatase (3 months)
J.R.Ramos Franco Tavares (1500)
Departamento de Quimica
Faculdade de Ciencias e Tecnologia/UNL
Qta. da Torre
2825 Monte da Caparica, PORTUGAL
Phone: 351-1-295-8359
Fax: 351-1-294 8550
Gloria C. Ferreira
Department of Biochemistry and Mol. Biology
University of South Florida
12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd.,
MDC Box 7
Tampa, Florida 33612-4799, U.S.A.
Phone: 1-813-974-2471
Fax: 1-813-974-5798
pH- and Ca-sensitive microspectrofluorimetry of isolated rat crypts (1.5 months)
Martina Vylitova (1500)
Department of Physiology
Second Medical School
Charles University, Prague
Plzenska 221, 150 00 Praha
Phone: 420-2-5721-0345
Fax: 420-2-5721 0995
Rainer Greger
Institute of Physiology
Albert-Ludwigs University Freiburg
Hermann-Herder Strasse 7
D-79104, Freiburg
Phone: 49-761-203-5175
Fax: 49-761-203-5191
Transcriptional regulation of the promoter of the EGF receptor (3 months)
Michela Prudenziati (1500)
Universita di Genova
Instituto di Biologia e Genetica
Viale Benedetto XV, 6
Phone: 39-10-3538 981
Fax: 39-10-3538 978
A.J. van der Eb
Department of Mol. & Cell Biology
Faculty of Medicine, University of Leiden
P.O.Box 9503, 2300 RA Leiden
Phone: 31-71-5276115
Fax: 31-71-5276284
Activation mechanisms of the C9 component of the C5b-9 membrane attack complex of the human complement system (4 months)
Nektarios Charalambidis (2000)
Department of Biology
University of Patras
26500 Patras
Phone: 30-61-997607
Fax: 30-61-994797
P.J. Sims
Blood Research Institute
The Blood Center of Southeastern Wisconsin
P.O.Box 2178, Milwaukee
Wisconsin 53226-3548, U.S.A.
Phone: 1-414-937-3850
Fax: 1-414-937-6284