2016 Joy Cappel Young Investigator Award


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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


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 2016 Joy Cappel 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 September 9, 2016.  Awards may be made throughout the year. All awards will be honored prior to December 31, 2016.  For more information email jcyia@rockland-inc.com.

 

To be eligible for this award, your lab must be in the US or Canada.

 

 

Application Process - CLOSED

The closing date for the 2016 Joy Cappel Young Investigator program is September 9, 2016.

 

Click here to view our Young Investigator Accomplishments.


Winners:

 

2015 Joy Cappel Young Investigator Award

2014 Joy Cappel Young Investigator Award

 
Winners of the award will be posted as they are selected.

 

 

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