[2016-12-14] Siamsa Doyle receives the UPSC Agrisera Prize 2016 for her excellent scientific contributions to unravel new functions of the endomembrane system. Her admirable scientific skills and efficiency led to several publications in high ranked journals like PNAS. Siamsa Doyle is also honoured for her outstanding contribution to improve the UPSC work environment.

DSC03882The UPSC Agrisera Prize is awarded every year to a PhD student, Postdoc or technician at UPSC for excellent scientific achievement that benefitted from Agrisera product. In addition to this, the candidate should have made a very positive contribution to the UPSC scientific environment by initiating for example valuable scientific discussions.

The prize is a personal cash prize in the form of a check and can be used for travel costs. The award was presented by Malgorzata Wessels from Agrisera and Catherine Bellini, chairman of the UPSC board.