August 23, 2019

Travel Grant Winner Rostyslav Blume Attends Annual Meeting of American Society of Plant Biologists

Thanks to the US-Ukraine Foundation, which identified me as one of their Emerging Biotech Leaders and kindly provided me with...
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August 21, 2019

Ukraine and Israel to Bolster Technology Cooperation

Ukraine and Israel plan to open innovation offices in Jerusalem and Kyiv to promote technology cooperation between the two countries....
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August 19, 2019

Marta Semkiv: “Let’s Push Ukrainian Science Up the Hill a Little Bit”

Marta's impressions from the Synthetic Biology Course at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY This summer was very rich in new...
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August 12, 2019

Travel Grant Winners Announced

Travel Grant Awardees The US-Ukraine Foundation is delighted to announce the recipients of our Biotech Initiative Travel Grants.  Nearly 50...
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July 30, 2019

Ukrainian Students Continue their Success at International Science Competitions

This summer Ukraine's students continued their winning streak, bringing home medals from science olympiads worldwide --- International Physics Olympiad (Tel Aviv,...
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July 30, 2019

Ukraine Joins EU Pilot Project to Support Breakthrough Technologies and Innovation

The pilot phase of the European Innovation Council (EIC), launched by the European Commission (EC) in 2017, introduced open competitions...
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July 29, 2019

Meet USUF Emerging Biotech Leader Tetiana Ivanova: biogas researcher learning to commercialize her science

Emerging Biotech Leader Tetiana Ivanova recently graduated from the Sikorsky Challenge Summer Startup School, a program of the National Technical University...
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July 18, 2019

Svitlana Bilous Attends 2019 IUFRO Tree Biotechnology Conference in Raleigh, NC

The population of the planet is increasing, people are using more and more wood products and a large number of...
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July 17, 2019

Ukrainian Students Shine at the Genius Olympiad in Oswego, NY

Andriy Horbonos from Dnipro won a silver medal at the Genius Olympiad in Oswego, NY and two other Ukrainian students...
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July 17, 2019

Emerging Biotech Leader Volodymyr Shablii Attends Stem Cell Conference in Los Angeles

The travel grant provided by the US-Ukraine Foundation allowed me to attend the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR)...
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July 11, 2019

Ukrainian Government Launches National Startup Fund

Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman and Finance Minister Oksana Markarova announced the launch of the Ukrainian Startup Fund at a...
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July 11, 2019

Meet the Ukrainian scientists working to ‘roll back’ a heart attack

Dr. Oksana Piven and her colleagues at the Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics (IMBG) of the National Academy of...
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July 8, 2019

Dariya Loseva, co-founder of MyHelix: How to Start a Science Startup in Ukraine

Interview by Bionity.Space Lots of people think starting a biology startup in Ukraine is a mission impossible. But we disagree....
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June 11, 2019

USUF Biotech Initiative attends BIO 2019 in the ‘City of Biotech Love’

For one week this June, Philadelphia, the first capital of the United States, became the global capital of biotechnology. More...
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May 29, 2019

Innovation Spring has Sprung in Lviv

Innovation Spring held at the Lviv Polytechnic University's Tech Startup School was the place to be last weekend for Lviv's...
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May 29, 2019

Biotech Initiative Advisory Board Member John DesRosier Visits Kyiv

John DesRosier, PhD, a member of the USUF Biotech Initiative Advisory Board, with 30 years of experience in the area...
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May 18, 2019

4th Annual Innovation Festival held in Kyiv

Kyiv, May 16 - There was a packed house on Thursday at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce for the 4th...
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May 7, 2019

Emerging Leader Olha Brovarets Shares her US Experience with Bionity Student Biotech Club

Recipient of a 2018 USUF Emerging Biotech Leader award Olha Brovarets shared her recent experience at the 63rd Biophysical Society...
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May 5, 2019

Ukrainians March for Science Reform

Some two hundred members of Kyiv's science community and activists came out this Saturday for the March for Science -...
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May 3, 2019

Student Biotech Startup School held in Kyiv

Twenty-seven Ukrainian students and their supervisors gathered in the historic Pushcha-Vodytsia neighborhood of Kyiv in late April for a week-long...
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