It is with great sadness that we note the death of Faculty Member Kuan-Teh Jeang , who passed away on the 27th of January.
Dr Jeang was a prominent researcher at the NIH for 27 years, and renowned for his work in retroviruses. He was also Editor-in-Chief of Retrovirology and an editorial board member of numerous journals, including F1000Research. He joined Faculty of 1000 in 2006 as part of the Viral Infections Section. A passionate supporter of open-access publishing, he was awarded BioMed Central’s ‘Editor of the Year’ award in 2010.