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The Society for Histochemistry is an international association of scientists which was founded in 1952. Membership of the Society is open to scientists of all countries. The Society organizes annual scientific symposia, sponsors the Robert-Feulgen Lecture and awards the Robert-Feulgen Prize. The activities of the Society are connected with histochemistry and all related fields, especially cell and tissue biology, molecular biology, pathology, anatomy, and
microscopy.
The official journal of the Society is Histochemistry and Cell Biology.

For more information please see "The Society".


NEWS

2 February 2016
YOUNG HISTOCHEMIST AWARD - CALL FOR APPLICATION FOR TRAVEL GRANTS FOR 15th INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF HISTOCHEMISTRY AND CYTOCHEMISTRY

The Society for Histochemistry will sponsor 3 travel grants of 300 EUR each for the 15th International Congress of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry (ICHC 2016), 19 - 22 June 2016, Istanbul, Turkey.

Requirements for applicants:

- Age under 35 years at the date of submission
- Submission of the application consisting of:
   a) short curriculum vitae
   b) abstract
   c) letter of recommendation signed by PhD supervisor

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION

DEADLINE: February 29, 2016

2 February 2016
APPLY NOW for Robert Feulgen Prize 2016

The Society invites applications for the Robert Feulgen Prize for the year 2016. Addressed are scientists working in microscopical sciences (in the widest sense) as well as in biochemistry, cell biology, endocrinology, in situ molecular techniques, and neurosciences. Scientists in their mid-career, typically up to 10 years after obtaining the PhD degree (assistant or associate professor, priv. doz.) are encouraged to apply. The prize is not intended for lifetime contributions.

The application should contain a short curriculum vitae, a 1,000 word summary of the contributions of the applicant and PDF reprints of the pertinent publications.

Full description of conditions

All applications should be submitted before 29 February 2016 via the electronic submission system.

2 December 2015
15th International Congress of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry (ICHC 2016)

The Society for Histochemistry is a sponsor of the session „Studying Cellular Processes in Living Cells“

The newsletter announcing the plenary speakers and session chairs.

ICHC 2016 website

4 September 2015
Image gallery from the 24th Wilhelm Bernhard Workshop on the Cell Nucleus and the 57th symposium of the Society for Histochemistry.

20 May 2015

Dear colleagues,

register now for the 24th Wilhelm Bernhard Workshop on the Cell Nucleus and the 57th symposium of the Society for Histochemistry. Please note that early registration deadline is Friday 22nd, May!

This years Wilhelm Bernhard Workshop will be held from Aug. 17th to Aug.22nd in the beautiful surroundings of Schloss Wilhelminenberg at the outskirts of Vienna, Austria.

The Wilhelm Bernhard Workshop will host the 57th symposium of the Society for Histochemistry on the 20th of August
.

Confirmed speakers

- Marion and Thomas Cremer, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich (Wilhelm Bernhard-medal 2015)
- Tom Misteli, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda (Wilhelm Bernhard medal 2013)
- Evi Soutoglou, Institut
de genetique et de biologie moleculaire et cellulaire, Strasbourg (Wilhelm Bernhard Junior Lecturer 2015 / EMBO delegate)
- Wendy Bickmore, University of Edinburgh (Feulgen Lecturer 2015)
- Hiroshi Kimura, Hokkaido University, Tokyo (Feulgen Prize 2015)
- Markus Sauer, Julius Maximilian University W
uerzburg (HCB Lecturer 2015)

We are looking forward to a meeting of highest scientific impact and stimulating exchange of knowledge. As accommodation on the premises is limited make sure to book on time.

Event website: http://wbworkshop24.univie.ac.at/

Hoping to see you in August!
Christian Schoefer, Klara Weipoltshammer

18 May 2015
15th International Congress of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry (ICHC 2016)

12 February 2015
The 24th Wilhelm Bernhard Workshop on the Cell Nucleus, which will be held in Vienna from August 17th to August 22nd 2015 will host the 57th Symposium of the Society for Histochemistry. As the scientific focus of the Society for Histochemistry is based on the functional morphology of normal and aberrant cells and tissues, this will be a valuable extension of the scope of the meeting.

Register and submit your abstract

5 February 2015

Newsletter of the International Federation of Societies for Histochemistry and Cytochemistry

12 November 2014
Robert Feulgen Prize for the year 201
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The Society invites applications for the Robert Feulgen Prize for the year 2015. Addressed are scientists working in microscopical sciences (in the widest sense) as well as in biochemistry, cell biology, endocrinology, in situ molecular techniques, and neurosciences. Scientists in their mid-career are encouraged to apply.

The application should contain a short curriculum vitae, a 1,000 word summary of the contributions of the applicant and PDF reprints of the pertinent publications.

Full description of conditions

All applications should be submitted before 31 January 2015 via the electronic submission system
.

29 April 2014
Robert Feulgen Prize for the year 2014

The Society of Histochemistry congratulates Tom Misteli, PhD from the National Cancer Institute, USA  to the Robert Feulgen Prize for the year 2014.




new applications (only internal access)