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Morris Animal Foundation research focuses on equine colic

The organization selected 5 studies to fund based on their ability to save equine lives. The Morris Animal Foundation has selected 5 new studies to receive funding this year, focusing on equine colic, an important and life-threatening disease. “Colic consistently ranks among the top health concerns for horse owners and veterinarians alike,” said Janet Patterson-Kane, […]

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Funds withdrawn from AAS can be donated to a new foundation

The Science for Africa Foundation is already recruiting former staff members of the African Academy of Sciences International donors who withdrew money from the African Academy of Sciences last year amid a governance wrangle are in talks with a new science foundation for Africa to handle some of their funding from the research. Although those […]

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IIT Kanpur Professor Wins Sun Pharma Science Foundation Research Award

IIT Kanpur Professor Wins Sun Pharma Science Foundation Research Award Image credit: IIT Kanpur official website Dr. Bushra Ateeq, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering (BSBE), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur has been shortlisted for the Sun Pharma Science Foundation-2021 Research Award in the category of Medical Sciences – Research fundamental. Dr. Ateeq […]

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NASF/AESF Foundation Research Project #122: Electrochemical Approaches to Treating PFAS in Plating Wastewater – 2nd Quarterly Report

through Qingguo (Jack) Huang* College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences University of Georgia – Griffin Campus Griffin, Georgia, USA Editor’s note: For 2021, the NASF-AESF Foundation Research Council has selected a project on addressing the problem of PFAS and associated chemicals in plating wastewater streams. This report covers the second quarter of work (April-June 2021). […]

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CCMB’s Dr Chandak shortlisted for Sun Pharma Science Foundation Research Award

Hyderabad: The Principal Scientist of the Hyderabad-based Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB), Dr. GR Chandak, has been shortlisted for the Sun Pharma Science Foundation-2021 Research Award in the Medical Sciences-Clinical Research category. Dr. Chandak is a Chief Scientist leading a research group at CCMB involved in understanding the genetic basis of complex disorders […]