Annual Award for OSSD Member Publication in the Biology of Sex Differences

BioMed Central, publisher of Biology of Sex Differences, and the OSSD have established an annual award to highlight the best research published in the journal by OSSD members. The prize will be awarded to the article that is deemed most worthy in terms of novelty, general interest and significance, by the journal's Editor-in-Chief, Art Arnold, and an accompanying panel of researchers. The prize will be a waiver of the article processing charge (APC) for a future publication in the journal, and £100 Amazon voucher. The prize for 2017 will be awarded to an article published between 1st January 2017 and 31st December 2017. Research articles from all members of the OSSD are welcome.

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Annual BSD Award Winners:

2016: Dr. Patricia Silveyra for the paper by Vikas Mishra, Susan L DiAngelo, Patricia Silveyra; Sex-specific IL-6-associated signaling activation in ozone-induced lung inflammationBiology of Sex Differences 2016, 7:16 (5 March 2016)

2015:  Dr. Jaclyn Schwarz for the paper by Caitlin K Posillico, Laurne S Terasaki, Staci D Bilbo, Jaclyn M Schwarz;  Examination of sex and minocycline treatment on acute morphine-induced analgesia and inflammatory gene expression along the pain pathway in Sprague-Dawley rats.  Biology of Sex Differences 2015, 6:33 (15 December 2015)

2014:  Dr. John Stallone for the paper by Rachel R Deer, John N Stallone;  Effects of age and sex on cerebrovascular function in the rat middle cerebral artery.  Biology of Sex Differences 2014, 5:12 (11 September 2014)

Art Arnold (left), Editor-in-Chief of Biology of Sex Differences, and Kyla Buckingham (right), Senior Journal Development Editor at BioMed Central, present Patricia Silveyra (center) with the 2016 OSSD Member BSD Publication Award.