npj Biofilms and Microbiomes award
The Biofilms7 conference has come to an end. The organizing committee would like to thank everyone for providing excellent scientific presentations and discussions. In the last session, the winner of the npj Biofilms and Microbiomes award was announced. The winner was Alissa Bleem from the University of Washington, who presented the work “Designed peptides for inhibition of amyloid fibrilogenesis in medical biofilms”. Alissa received a waived article processing charge in the new open access journal npj Biofilms and Microbiomes, subject to peer review, as well as a free subscription to Nature. Congratulations to Alissa!