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2024 Outstanding Poster Winners – GRC meeting on Barriers of the CNS 2024 (New London, USA)

Young Investigator Awards

FBCNS were proud to award prizes to the following young investigators at the GRC meeting at Selby Sawyer College, USA on June 9-13, 2024.

Congratulations from the journal Editors to:

Amandine Brenna (University of Bern)
Presentation Title:
Defining the entry routes of encephalitogenic TH17 cells from the choroid plexus into the central nervous system in neuroinflammation.

Alice Cadoret (Université Laval)
Presentation Title:
Fear conditioning induces sex-specific changes in the blood-brain barrier and is modulated by an immune challenge.

Francisco Garcia (MIT Picower Institute for Learning and Memory)
Presentation title:
Cell type-specific targeting of the brain vasculature delays progression of neurodegeneration in vivo.

Vanessa Torres (Denali Therapeutics)
Presentation title: 
Characterizing the impact of age and disease on TfR-mediated transport across the blood-brain barrier.

2024 GRC FBCN Award winners
(From left to right: Dionna Williams, Lester R Drewes, Amandine Brenna, Alice Cadoret, Francisco Garcia, Vanessa Torres, Richard F Keep, Mats Tullberg)

Annual Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact 2023
    Journal Impact Factor: 5.9
    5-year Journal Impact Factor: 7.5
    Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.540
    SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 2.008

    Speed 2023
    Submission to first editorial decision (median days): 5
    Submission to acceptance (median days): 103

    Usage 2023
    Downloads: 881,730
    Altmetric mentions: 597