The Day of BioMedical Research 2019

f.l.t.r. Johanna Manuela Kurz, Philipp Zens, Dr. Maria Nieves Sanz Garcia, Prof. Mark A. Rubin, Dr. Raja Prince, Narayan Schütz, Kristina Krempaska, Federica Maria Conedera

Johanna Dürmüller-Bol DBMR Research Award 2019
(CHF 30‘000)

The Research Prize goes to Dr. Maria Nieves Sanz Garcia

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital and Research Group Cardiovascular Surgery, Department for BioMedical Research, for the project
"Mitochondrial preservation and mitochondrial damage-associated molecular patterns (mtDAMPs) in DCD heart transplantation"

Poster Prizes of the DBMR 

The prize for the best preclinical project goes to Ms. Kristina Krempaska

Department for BioMedical Research, University of Bern, Research Group Pulmonary Medicine (Adults) and Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern for the project
"Azithromycin has enhanced anti-fibrotic properties on IPF fibroblasts"

The prize for the best clinical project goes to Ms. Johanna Manuela Kurz

Department for BioMedical Research, University of Bern, Research Group Pulmonary Medicine (Paediatrics) and Department of Paediatrics, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern for the project
"Association of lung clearance index with survival, in patients with cystic fibrosis"

The prize for the best project by a medical student goes to Mr. Philipp Zens

Institute of Pathology, University of Bern for the project
"Effect of neoadjuvant (radio)chemotherapy on PD-L1 expression in resected non-small cell lung cancers"

Best Publication 2018

The prize for the best publication 2018 goes to Dr. Raja Prince

Department for BioMedical Research, University of Bern, Research Group Hematology (Adults) and Department of Hematology and Central Hematology Laboratory, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern for the publication
"Targeting anticoagulant protein S to improve hemostasis in hemophilia"

Research Prize Alumni MedBern 

The Alumni MedBern award goes to Mr. Narayan Schütz

Gerontechnology and Rehabilitation, ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland, for the project
"Identification and validation of digital biomarkers in community-dwelling older adults: A step towards more personalized care"

Stem Cell Prize

The Stem Cell Prize goes to Ms. Federica Maria Conedera

Research Group Ophthalmology, Department for BioMedical Research, University of Bern, Bern Switzerland and Department of Ophthalmology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern for the project
"Antagonistic effects of TGFβ isoforms on tissue repair in zebrafish and mouse"

Day of BioMedical Research 2020: November 4, 2020