2021 News Releases

For Immediate Release

SLAS Welcomes Alexandra Jump, M.S., to Publishing Manager Role
April 6, 2021

SLAS Welcomes Alexandra Jump, M.S., to Publishing Manager Role

The Society of Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS), is pleased to announce the hiring of Alexandra (Ally) Jump, M.S., to the role of Publishing Manager effective March 30, 2021.

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<em>SLAS Discovery</em> Special Issue "Advances in Protein Degradation" Available Now
March 29, 2021

SLAS Discovery Special Issue "Advances in Protein Degradation" Available Now

The April edition of SLAS Discovery is a special issue on advances in protein degradation curated by guest editors M. Paola Castaldi, Ph.D., and Stewart L. Fisher, Ph.D.

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<em>SLAS Technology</em> April Issue Dives into Reactive Oxygen Species
March 22, 2021

SLAS Technology April Issue Dives into Reactive Oxygen Species

The April edition of SLAS Technology features the cover article “Therapeutic Potential of Reactive Oxygen Species: State of the Art and Recent Advances” by Valeria Graceffa, Ph.D. (Institute of Technology Sligo, Sligo, Ireland).

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March <em>SLAS Discovery</em> Explores COVID-19 Drug Therapies Six Months Later
March 1, 2021

March SLAS Discovery Explores COVID-19 Drug Therapies Six Months Later

The March edition of SLAS Discovery features the cover article, “Therapeutic and Vaccine Options for COVID-19: Status After 6 Months of the Disease Outbreak” by Christian Ogaugwu (Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria), Dawid Maciorowski, Subba Rao Durvasula, Ph.D., Ravi Durvasula, M.D., and Adinarayana Kunamneni, Ph.D. (Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA).

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SLAS Announces $100,000 Graduate Education Fellowship Grant Awarded to David McIntyre of Boston University
February 25, 2021

SLAS Announces $100,000 Graduate Education Fellowship Grant Awarded to David McIntyre of Boston University

David McIntyre, Ph.D. candidate from Boston University (Boston, MA, USA), awarded the $100,000 2021 SLAS Graduate Education Fellowship Grant.

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SLAS and The Pistoia Alliance Partner to Promote Life Sciences Startup Companies
February 23, 2021

SLAS and The Pistoia Alliance Partner to Promote Life Sciences Startup Companies

SLAS is pleased to announce a collaboration with the Pistoia Alliance to support and promote innovative life sciences start-ups and emerging companies.

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Scientific Excellence Rewarded at SLAS2021 Digital
February 10, 2021

Scientific Excellence Rewarded at SLAS2021 Digital

The Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) awarded its annual attendee presenter awards recognizing the outstanding science and technology research presented at the SLAS2021 Digital Conference and Exhibition, January 25-27.

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Exhibitors and Sponsors Recognized at SLAS2021 Digital
February 10, 2021

Exhibitors and Sponsors Recognized at SLAS2021 Digital

The Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) announced the annual winners of its two signature exhibitor awards, the SLAS Ignite Award and the New Product Award, given out during SLAS2021 Digital, January 25-27.

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SLAS2021 Digital International Conference and Exhibition Brings More than 3,500 Researchers and Laboratory Technology Providers Together Virtually
February 4, 2021

SLAS2021 Digital International Conference and Exhibition Brings More than 3,500 Researchers and Laboratory Technology Providers Together Virtually

SLAS wrapped up its SLAS2021 Digital International Conference and Exhibition on Thursday, January 28, after three days of scientific presentations and a fully virtual exhibition, plus a day of topical workshops. Registration remains open for access to the content on-demand through February 28 and is free to SLAS members.

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SLAS Welcomes Three New Board Members
February 2, 2021

SLAS Welcomes Three New Board Members

The Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) welcomed three industry professionals to its Board of Directors beginning January 22, 2021.

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February Special Issue of <em>SLAS Discovery</em> Focuses on Hit Discovery Methodologies
February 1, 2021

February Special Issue of SLAS Discovery Focuses on Hit Discovery Methodologies

The February edition of SLAS Discovery is a Special Issue on Hit Discovery Methodologies edited by Mark Wigglesworth, Ph.D., (Medicines Discovery Catapult, Stockport, EN, UK) and Peter Hodder, Ph.D. (Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA, USA).

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<em>SLAS Technology</em> Special Collection on Artificial Intelligence in Process Automation Available Now
February 1, 2021

SLAS Technology Special Collection on Artificial Intelligence in Process Automation Available Now

The February edition of SLAS Technology is a special collection of articles focused on "Artificial Intelligence in Process Automation" by Guest Editor Cenk Ündey, Ph.D. (Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA, USA).

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<em>SLAS Discovery</em> and <em>SLAS Technology</em> Honor Annual Achievement Awardees
January 11, 2021

SLAS Discovery and SLAS Technology Honor Annual Achievement Awardees

SLAS is pleased to announce the annual publication award winners honoring articles and authors from 2020 published editions of SLAS Discovery and SLAS Technology.

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