Protein Society Annual Symposium
RCSB PDB Director Helen Berman is the 2012 Awardee of the Carl Brändén Award of the Protein Society. The award, sponsored by the Rigaku Corporation, is given to an outstanding protein scientist who has also made exceptional contributions in the areas of education and/or service to the science.
This award recognizes her accomplishments toward enabling a freely available and uniform worldwide archive of 3D structural information for biomedical research and education.
The award will be conferred at the 26th Annual Symposium of The Protein Society (August 5-8, 2012) in San Diego, CA. Presentations by all of the 2012 awardees will take place during the afternoon Plenary Awards Session on Tuesday, August 7. Dr. Berman will present Trendspotting from the Protein Data Bank.