Hermann Rein Prize 2016 awarded to Boris Strilic

The Hermann Rein Prize, donated by SERVIER Deutschland with an amount of 2,000 €, was awarded at the annual meeting of the German Society for Microcirculation and Vascular Biology (GfMVB), organised in cooperation with the Collaborative Research Center (SFB) 834 in Frankfurt/Germany. It is one of the highest awards in the field. All finalists have published in the renown journal Nature, the winner Dr. Boris Strilic (Bad Nauheim/Germany) with his work “Tumour cell-induced endothelial cell necroptosis via death receptor 6 promotes metastasis“ (Nature, 2016, 536(7615):215-218). The finalists received 500 € each from GfMVB.

Hermann Rein Prize 2016 Finalists
From left to right: Prof. Dr. Henning Morawietz (Dresden, Secretary GfMVB, Head of Prize Committee), Kerstin Wilhelm (Finalist, Bad Nauheim), Sven Reischauer (Finalist, Bad Nauheim), Dr. Boris Strilic (Winner, Bad Nauheim), Prof. Dr. Ralf Brandes (Frankfurt, President GfMVB). © Katalin Pálfi

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