Journal of Neurochemistry
© International Society for Neurochemistry
Edited By: Jörg Schulz
Impact Factor: 4.244
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 63/252 (Neurosciences); 74/291 (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology)
Online ISSN: 1471-4159
Mark A Smith Prize
The Mark A. Smith Prize
The Editors' Award will now be known as the Mark A. Smith prize to pay tribute to Mark's long service to the Journal as a Handling Editor and recently Deputy Chief Editor, Reviews. Tragically, Mark was killed in a vehicle accident on December 19, 2010.
This annual award, instigated in 2009, is in recognition of the contribution of an outstanding young scientist to an exceptional research paper published in the Journal of Neurochemistry.
To be eligible, first or last authors must be 35 years or younger on the date of submission of the article and no more than 8 years beyond PhD. The Chief and Deputy Chief Editors select the winning paper from all the qualifying articles that appear 'early view' in the award year.
The 2013 Mark A. Smith Prize Winner
Congratulations to Takao Hikita, PhD, for Rac1-mediated indentation of resting neurons promotes the chain migration of new neurons in the rostral migratory stream of post-natal mouse brain J Neurochem 128(6), 790-797. Takao Hikita, Akihisa Ohno, Masato Sawada, Haruko Ota and Kazunobu Sawamoto. DOI: 10.1111/jnc.12518
The 2012 Mark A. Smith Prize winner
The 2011 Mark A. Smith Prize winner
The 2010 Mark A. Smith Prize winner
The 2009 Editors' Award winner