The ISTT Prize: a piece of art created by Bela Rozsnyay

ISTT Prize for Transgenic Technologies, created by Bela Rozsnyay
ISTT Prize for Transgenic Technologies, created by Bela Rozsnyay

The International Society for Transgenic Technologies (ISTT) has established a “Prize for outstanding contributions to the field of Transgene Technologies“. The ISTT Prizes are awarded at each Transgenic Technology (TT) Meeting and are generously sponsored by genOway. The ISTT Prize is a unique piece of art and represents a mouse blastocyst created in silver by the Hungarian artist Mr. Bela Rozsnyay.

The Hungarian artist Bela Rozsnyay creating a new ISTT Prize scultpture
The Hungarian artist Bela Rozsnyay creating a new ISTT Prize scultpture
The Hungarian artist Bela Rozsnyay creating a new ISTT Prize scultpture
The Hungarian artist Bela Rozsnyay creating a new ISTT Prize scultpture

Next ISTT Prize will be awarded in Berlin, at the TT2010 meeting, to Prof. Francis Stewart ( TU Dresden, Germany). Previous awardees of this ISTT Prize have been: Brigid Hogan (TT2008), Charles Babinet (TT2007), Andras Nagy (TT2005), Qi Zhou (TT2004), Kenneth J. McCreath (TT2002) and Teruhiko Wakayama (TT2001). All awarded ISTT Prize winners are given Honorary ISTT Membership.

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