Funding

Lung Cancer Research Foundation Awards Grant to lncRNA Researcher

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The Lung Cancer Research Foundation (LCRF™) announced the awardees of its 2016 Scientific Grant Program at the Eleventh Annual Lung Cancer Awareness Luncheon, held on Monday, October 17, at The Pierre in New York City. In another record-breaking year, LCRF awarded $2.2 million in research grants to 15 researchers as part of the LCRF Scientific Grant Program, an annual program ...

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lncRNA Researcher One of Ten from Harvard named HHMI Faculty Scholars

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Grants back early career scientists in ambitious research from the Harvard Gazette By Peter Reuell Ten Harvard scientists are among the 84 researchers nationwide named HHMI Faculty Scholars as part of a new initiative by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Simons Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to recognize and support early career scientists who show exceptional ...

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UCI researcher receives fellowship for scholarly work on long noncoding RNAs

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Irvine, Calif., June 13, 2016 – Six University of California, Irvine assistant professors have received 2016-17 UCI Hellman Fellowships, which help promising junior faculty realize their full scientific and academic potential. UCI has awarded 40 Hellman Fellowships since 2013, when the campus program was established with a gift of $1.25 million from the Hellman Family Foundation. UCI’s 2016-17 Hellman Fellows ...

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Exiqon Announces 2014 Grant Program for microRNA, long non-coding RNA or mRNA research

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Exiqon A/S (NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen: “EXQ”) today announced the launch of its 2014 global research grant program, open to researchers from academic and non-profit institutions. “Exiqon aims to support our customers around the world in their everyday laboratory work and we are proud to offer excellent products for the analysis of any RNA in any biological system. With this grant ...

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Garvan Institute receives grant to research role of long non-coding RNAs in Parkinson’s disease

MEDIA RELEASE: 02 Oct 2013 The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research and Shake It Up Australia Foundation are co-funding a 12-month research project by Sydney’s Garvan Institute of Medical Research to look at the role of long non-coding RNAs in Parkinson’s disease. Long non-coding RNAs are complex molecules, produced from a DNA blueprint, that appear to play regulatory ...

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CMU Prof receives Kaufman Grant for research on "High-Throughput Probing of Human IncRNA Structure"

Press Release: Six Carnegie Mellon Professors Awarded Research Grants From Pittsburgh Foundation’s Charles E. Kaufman Fund Contacts: Ken Walters / 412-268-1151 / walters1@andrew.cmu.edu Chriss Swaney / 412-268-5776 / swaney@andrew.cmu.edu PITTSBURGH—Six Carnegie Mellon University professors are among the first series of grant recipients of The Charles E. Kaufman Foundation, part of The Pittsburgh Foundation, which today announced nearly $1.6 million in ...

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NHGRI to Unveil Funding for Tools to Interpret Non-coding Genomic Regions

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from GenomeWeb NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The National Human Genome Research Institute plans to launch a grant program that would fund efforts to develop innovative computational approaches for interpreting variants found in the non-protein-coding regions of the human genome. NHGRI’s advisory board yesterday approved the program, which will provide up to $500,000 per year to each of five or ...

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