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2006 Winners - Sergey S. Akimov, Ph.D. & Makoto Sahara, M.D.
STEM CELLS® YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD PRESENTED TO TWO RESEARCHERS
CO-WINNER: Sergey S. Akimov, Ph.D. of the Transmissible Diseases Department, J.H. Holland Laboratory for the Biomedical Sciences of the American Red Cross for the paper entitled Bypass of Senescence, Immortalization, and Transformation of Human Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells, published in the October 2005 issue of STEM CELLS.
CO-WINNER: Makoto Sahara, M.D., of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine for the paper entitled Comparison of Various Bone Marrow Fractions in the Ability to Participate in Vascular Remodeling After Mechanical Injury, published in the August 2005 issue of STEM CELLS.
HONORABLE MENTION: Lin Wang, M.D., Ph.D., of the Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine at West Virginia University for the paper, Activation of Transforming Growth Factor-β1/p38/Smad3 Signaling in Stromal Cells Requires Reactive Oxygen Species-Mediated MMP-2 Activity During Bone Marrow Damage, published in the September 2005 issue of STEM CELLS.