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October 1st, 2019

he Sabin Vaccine Institute (Sabin) today announced a funding award of $20.5 million with options for an additional $107.5 million from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. [...]

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September 26th, 2019

Ecology & Evolution Professor Heather Lynch was honored at the 2019 Blavatnik National Awards Ceremony for Young Scientists at the American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan on September 23. The award includes a $250,000 unrestricted scientific prize. [...]

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September 25th, 2019

Since 2014, Blavatnik has given $250,000 in unrestricted funding to 18 scientists and engineers working in the U.S., age 42 or younger. Since 2007, he’s handed out other grants totaling more than $8.4 million to 284 researchers. In Israel and the U.K., the top award is $100,000. [...]

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