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        Joy Cappel 2014 Young Investigator Award


 

Joy Cappel 2014 Young Investigator Award

 

 

 

For more than 30 years, Rockland was guided by Joy Cappel, President and CEO.  Mrs. Cappel’s vision to help define mechanisms underlying cell function and disease through antibody targeted detection is the motivational force behind this award.

 

This award is intended to foster research conducted by a promising post-doctoral fellow, graduate student or young investigator performing research in the areas of oncology, nuclear signaling, developmental biology, epigenetics, immunology, microbiology, neuroscience, signal transduction or stem cell technology. 

Joy Cappel 2014 Young Investigator Award

 

This year, we are awarding a total of $100,000 to 25 qualified candidates.

 

The award is in the form of a $4,000 credit for polyclonal antibody development provided by Rockland and includes: antigen design, peptide synthesis, peptide conjugation to KLH for immunization, peptide conjugation to BSA for testing by ELISA, peptide conjugation to solid phase beads for immunoaffinity purification, immunizations, pre-immune serum and antibody test collections, analysis by ELISA of test samples, production antibody collection, immunoaffinity purification of peptide specific antibody, and final qualification by ELISA and/or western blot or similar immunoassay.

To be considered for the Joy Cappel 2014 Young Investigator Award (JCYIA) you must be a graduate student, a post-doctoral fellow, or have received an advanced degree (MD, PhD,  or equivalent) within the last five years.   You must be performing research in the areas of oncology, nuclear signaling, developmental biology, epigenetics, immunology, microbiology, neuroscience, signal transduction or stem cell technology.  To be considered for the JCYIA complete the submission form.  Your submission will be evaluated by the JCYIA Selection Committee.  The deadline for filing an award submission is August 31, 2014.  Awards may be made throughout the year.  All awards will be honored prior to December 31, 2014.  For more information email jcyia@rockland-inc.com.

 

 

Click here to see the winners of the Joy Cappel 2014 Young Investigator Award.

 
More winners of the award will be posted as they are selected.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please fill out the form below and we will e-mail you the information that is needed to be considered.