Prestigious American Chemical Society award for Albert Heck

Tuesday, 08 September 2015 08:44


The American Chemical Society has honoured Albert Heck with the ‘ACS Frank H. Field and Joe L. Franklin Award for Outstanding Achievements in Mass Spectrometry’. Heck receives the award for his development of new methods and techniques to identify and study the structure and function of proteins and protein complexes.


In the field of Chemistry, the American Chemical Society Awards are considered to be very prestigious, and are almost exclusively presented to researchers from America. The Award will be presented during the meetings of the American Chemical Society in March and August 2016.


Heck will be presented with the ACS Frank H. Field and Joe L. Franklin Award ‘”For his outstanding work in the field of protein mass spectrometry, and role in the development of enabling technologies for both proteomics and structural biology”.