Tag Archive | "grants"

Big pharma, Pfizer gives $2 million to immunize Africa

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Big pharma,  Pfizer Foundation announced $2 million in grant funding for pilot programs to improve immunization coverage in Africa. Read the full story

University of Colorado in the pharma news with heavy funding

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Pharma news: University of Colorado faculty researchers attracted $861.04 million in research awards in the 2013-14 fiscal year, based on preliminary figures. Read the full story

Broad Institute receives $650 million in grant financing

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The Broad Institute announced an unprecedented grant financing commitment of $650 million from philanthropist Ted Stanley. Read the full story

Big Pharma, Bayer has awarded $50,000 to NY police commissioner

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Big Pharma, Bayer presented New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton with a $50,000 donation to the Police Athletic League of New York City in support of its STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) educational programs. Read the full story

NIH will award $248 million for human electrical wiring


US National Institutes of Health (NIH) will announce a US$248-million effort to map the body’s electrical wiring and develop such devices. Read the full story

Harvard, MIT and 4 other institutes receive $90 million grant

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Six Institutions get $90 million each for cancer research grant, a total of $540 million.  Read the full story

Merck awards research grants for translational health research

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Merck Canada allocated research grants of a total C$16 million ($15.5 million) in grants to four Quebec-based university hospital centers: University of Montreal, University of Sherbrooke, Laval University, and McGill University Read the full story

Boehringer Ingelheim pharma deals for $3.27 million of diabetes research grants

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The Boehringer Ingelheim and European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes entered pharma deals to fund European-wide diabetes research. Read the full story

Galapagos in $3.09 million funding from Flemish agency for Innovation by Science and Technology for psoriasis research

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Galapagos has been awarded a EUR2.4 million transformational medical research grant from the Flemish agency for Innovation by Science and Technology IWT for psoriasis research and development. Read the full story

Johnson & Johnson, and GlaxoSmithKline big pharma deals Index Ventures for $11 million in grants

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Johnson & Johnson, and GlaxoSmithKline have entered pharma deals for early grants for a new kind of anticoagulant drug they believe may prevent dangerous blood clots without causing bleeding - a previously unachievable goal. Read the full story