The EMGS Member-Initiated Activities Program will provide financial and limited administrative support for member-initiated activities outside of the Annual Meeting, our journal, and other regular Society activities.
In their October 2017 Editor's Choice article, "Perinatal lead (Pb) exposure results in sex and tissue-dependent adult DNA methylation alterations in murine IAP transposons," Luke Montrose and colleagues shed light on potential developmental origins of disease.
EMGS is proud to present its 2017 award winners! Awards were presented at the EMGS Banquet, September 12, 2017.
The 2017 ballot includes:
1. EMGS Vice-President Elect (One candidate will be elected.)
2. EMGS Councilor (Five candidates will be elected.)
3. Two EMGS bylaws amendments (Vote to approve change or not.)
In their August 2017 Editor's Choice article, "Applying the erythrocyte Pig-a assay concept to rat epididymal sperm for germ cell mutagenicity evaluation," Zhiying Ji and Matthew LeBaron describe the potential of the sperm Pig-a assay for detecting germ cell mutagens using two case study chemicals.