Posted in June 2012

Four Institute researchers have made it to Reuters most influential list

Four Institute researchers have made it to Reuters most influential list

Four of the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute researchers been cited by Thomson Reuters as being among the top 15 most influential scientific researchers of 2011. Professor Mike Stratton, Dr Andy Futreal, Dr Peter Campbell and Dr Panos Deloukas, according to citations tracked during 2011, recorded some of the highest numbers of “Hot Papers” published over the preceding two years. Continue reading

Fourth Institute bioinformatician wins open access award

Fourth Institute bioinformatician wins open access award

A fourth Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute alumnus – Heng Li – has won the Benjamin Franklin Award for Open Access in the Life Sciences. Remarkably the Institute has trained and developed more than one third of this award’s winners and, even more remarkably, all four winners have been trained in Richard Durbin’s research group Continue reading