Showing grants tagged "Scientific Research"

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  1. University of Washington — Nuclear Fusion Research

    Award Date:
    01/2017
    Amount:
    $700,000
    Scientific Research
  2. Mass General — Alzheimer’s Disease Research (Tanzi and Moir) (2016)

    Award Date:
    12/2016
    Amount:
    $1,100,000
    Scientific Research
  3. UC Berkeley — Plant Pathology Workshop (Brian Staskawicz)

    Award Date:
    12/2016
    Amount:
    $63,000
    Scientific Research
  4. Life Sciences Research Foundation — Young Investigators

    Award Date:
    10/2016
    Amount:
    $1,488,000
    Scientific Research
  5. CDC Foundation — Malaria Control Research

    Award Date:
    09/2016
    Amount:
    $1,214,437
    Scientific Research
  6. Research Institute of Industrial Economics — Genomic Research Methods

    Award Date:
    08/2016
    Amount:
    $500,000
    Scientific Research
  7. FNIH — Working Group on Malaria Gene Drive Testing Path

    Award Date:
    07/2016
    Amount:
    $1,228,845
    Scientific Research
  8. Future of Research — General Support

    Award Date:
    04/2016
    Amount:
    $300,000
    Scientific Research
  9. University of Southern California — Genomic Research Methods

    Award Date:
    03/2016
    Amount:
    $1,738,500
    Scientific Research
  10. MIT Synthetic Neurobiology Group — Brain Mapping Research (Ed Boyden)

    Award Date:
    03/2016
    Amount:
    $2,970,000
    Scientific Research