On March 15, the Issue Session “Building for the Future: Strategic Initiatives for the Endowment Fund,” provided a forum to discuss the need for “increased effort to develop and grow Endowment Fund(s) to support the strategic objectives of SOT.” This session was presented by 2012-2013 Vice President
The SOT Communications Committee awarded the Landmarks Program Award to the Ames Test because of its significance to our field and to science in general. The plaque was given to Dr. Bruce Ames, who with his colleagues at UC Berkeley, developed the Salmonella reverse mutation assay (the Ames Test).
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