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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 envisions providing support to Ukrainian students, researchers and entrepreneurs who wish to engage with the American biotech community through educational exchanges, attendance at conferences and participation in trade shows.

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January 10, 2020

Ukrainian Technology Transfer Professionals Visit the University of Georgia, USA

As the university’s research productivity continues to increase, so does our ability to make a positive impact on our state,...
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January 2, 2020

Travel Grant Winner Oleksandr Kyrychenko Completes 4-Month Exchange Visit to the University of Kansas Medical Center

It is my pleasure to acknowledge the US-Ukraine Foundation Biotech Initiative for the 2019 travel grant award. The financial support...
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December 10, 2019

Druid Drone – A Novel Approach to Mistletoe Control

What is Druid Drone?  Why is it needed?  How does it work By taking care of trees, we improve our...
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December 3, 2019

Precarpathian National University Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology Hosts 40 Budding Scientists

The 7th Autumn Biochemistry School was held on Nov. 29-Dec. 1 Forty 8-11 graders from western Ukraine attended the 7th...
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November 18, 2019

Kateryna Vus: It’s Great to Team Up and Do Science for a Better Life!

Travel grant winner Kateryna Vus attends EMBO Workshop “Precision of Health: Molecular Basis, Technology and Digital Health” The EMBO Workshop...
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November 15, 2019

Clinical Trials in Ukraine: An Opportunity Waiting to be Discovered

The pros and cons of conducting clinical trials in Ukraine More than 500 clinical trials are currently being performed in...
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December 10, 2019

Druid Drone – A Novel Approach to Mistletoe Control

What is Druid Drone?  Why is it needed?  How does it work By taking care of trees, we improve our surroundings, trapping dust and harmful air emissions from large industries, especially in huge cities. However, in Europe these green barriers meet the challenge of mistletoe – the widely distributed hemiparasitic plant Viscum album L. Photos: V. Leonenko (V.Vetrogradskiy) This “biological pirate” has already affected some 30% and over 50 species of trees and shrubs in Ukraine. It steals water and nutrients from the host trees, causing the reduction of their lifespan, and "opens the gate" to harmful microorganisms and fungi....
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