Congratulations to the Winners of the Journal of Anatomy Best Paper Award 2020

May 28, 2021

The Anatomical Society are delighted to announce the winners of the Journal of Anatomy  Best Paper Award 2020 

Journal of Anatomy Best Paper Prize 2020

Novel concept for the epaxial/hypaxial boundary based on neuronal development

Hiroshi Nagashima,  Daisuke Koga,  Satoshi Kusumi,  Katsuki Mukaigasa,  Hiroyuki Yaginuma,  Tatsuo Ushiki,  Noboru Sato

Volume 237, Issue 3, September 2020, Pages 427-438

First published: 12 August 2020

Joint Runner-Up Best Paper Prize 2020

Comparative growth in the olfactory system of the developing chick with considerations for evolutionary studies

Aneila V. C. Hogan, Akinobu Watanabe, Amy M. Balanoff, Gabriel S. Bever

Volume 237, Issue 2, August 2020, Pages 225-240

First published: 20 April 2020


Comparative anatomy of the mammalian neuromuscular junction

[Dr Boehm and Dr Alhindi are joint Lead Authors]

Ines Boehm, Abrar Alhindi, Ana S. Leite, Chandra Logie, Alyssa Gibbs, Olivia Murray, Rizwan Farrukh, Robert Pirie, Christopher Proudfoot, Richard Clutton, Thomas M. Wishart, Ross A Jones, Thomas H. Gillingwater

Volume 237, Issue 5, November 2020, Pages 827-836

First published: 23 June 2020


The judging is carried out by the Editors in Chief (EiC) and the Editorial Board. The EiCs then made a recommendation to the AS Prizes and Awards Committee which was approved by the AS 06.05.21 Council