Scholar wins American Chemical Society award
CNATAIPEI -- An associate research fellow at Academia Sinica has won an award sponsored by the American Chemical Society (ACS) to honor outstanding young carbohydrate scientists, the prestigious academic institution announced yesterday.
September 27, 2013, 12:08 am TWN
Wu Chung-yi, who works at the institution's Genomics Research Center, has been elected winner of the 2014 David Y. Gin New Investigator Award, Academia Sinica said in a statement.
The award was established by the ACS' Division of Carbohydrate Chemistry in 2003 to “recognize a younger carbohydrate scientist who has demonstrated excellence in the field and shows promise continuing to make quality contributions to carbohydrate chemistry and biochemistry,” the statement said.
Candidates for the award must be in their first seven years of an independent career.