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December 29, 2020

Kyiv-Mohyla Academy Students Attend Virtual Conference on Epigenomics of Common Diseases

Epigenomics of Common Diseases – I will never forget this conference because it was one of the best conferences that...
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December 24, 2020

Oleksandr Tashyrev: The Invaluable Experience of Our GMP Team’s Participation in the GIST Innovates Ukraine Program

For six months, our team named “Granular Microbial Preparation” (GMP) had the honor to participate in the GIST Innovates Ukraine...
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December 23, 2020

Lviv Tech Startup School Holds Startup Proryv Competition

On December 22, the Lviv Polytechnic University Tech Startup School held their third annual startup competition Startup Proryv 2020.  The...
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December 23, 2020

UF Incubator Hosts Startup World Cup Ukraine Regional Finale

Startup World Cup Ukraine Regional Finale On December 22, our partners at the Ukrainian Future (UF) Incubator of the Junior...
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December 21, 2020

Prof Dmytro Stepanskyi Attends Virtual Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance – Genomes, Big Data and Emerging Technologies

Resistance of microorganisms to antibiotics is a global challenge to humanity, one that requires the joint efforts of doctors, researchers,...
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December 15, 2020

iCardy – A Ukrainian Startup Dedicated to Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases

iCardy - detecting atrial fibrillation in real-time Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the leading cause of death worldwide, resulting in more...
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December 11, 2020

GIST Innovates Ukraine Holds Demo Day of Early Stage Science and Tech Startups

GIST Innovates Ukraine What better way to highlight the fantastic ideas coming out of the Ukrainian science and technology innovation...
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December 7, 2020

National University of Food Technologies Student Anatolii Mishchuk Attends 20th IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering (Virtual)

"virtual conferences are a place where a student can gain incredible knowledge" I had the great opportunity to be a...
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November 30, 2020

Researchers from Precarpathian University Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology Participate in Mechanisms of Aging Meeting (Virtual) at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory - Mechanisms of Aging Meeting, Sept 22-25, 2020 The format of the event was new for...
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November 19, 2020

GIST Innovates Ukraine Program Engages Innovators, Showcases Success

From our partners at the U.S. Department of State GIST Network:  https://www.gistnetwork.org/gist-innovates-ukraine-program-engages-innovators-showcases-success GIST Innovates Ukraine A Program to Catalyze Entrepreneurship...
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September 14, 2018

Can Bioinformatics be a Gateway for a Biotech Surge in Ukraine?

As part of its Biotechnology Initiative, the U.S.-Ukraine Foundation (USUF) will be supporting the single-cell RNABIO & organoids conference and workshops to be held at Unit.City innovation...
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November 19, 2020

Sikorsky Challenge Startup Competition 2020 Winners Announced

Nov. 3-13, 2020 Held annually since 2012, the Sikorsky Challenge Startup Competition has been a leading platform for showcasing innovations in Ukraine. Although the coronavirus pandemic meant the event could not be held in person at the Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, the online format did allow for a more international audience. A committee reviewed nearly 200 projects submitted from across Ukraine and selected 56 to participate in the finals.  The presentations were then judged by an international jury of experts from Ukraine, China, Australia, Israel and the US that included friends of the US-Ukraine Foundation Biotech Initiative: John DesRosier,...
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About BioUkraine

Through its Biotechnology Initiative, the U.S.-Ukraine Foundation aims to advance the state of biotech in Ukraine by fostering educational, research and business development in the sector and raising international awareness about biotech opportunities in Ukraine. The Foundation provides support to Ukrainian students, researchers and entrepreneurs who wish to engage with the international biotech community through educational exchanges, attendance at conferences and participation in trade shows.

Проект "Біотехнологічна ініціатива" Фундації Україна-США має на меті покращити стан біотехнологій в Україні, сприяючи освіті, дослідженню та розвитку бізнесу в цьому секторі та підвищуючи міжнародну обізнаність щодо біотехнологічних можливостей в Україні. Фундація надає підтримку українським студентам, дослідникам та підприємцям, які бажають взаємодіяти з міжнародним біотехнологічним співтовариством через освітні обміни, участь у конференціях та участь у виставках.

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