• U.S.-Ukraine Foundation launches the BioUkraine Initiative

    BioUkraine is an initiative of the US-Ukraine Foundation whose goal is to help advance the state of biotech in Ukraine

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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.

News

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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April 26, 2019

The Future of the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone

It seems that almost everyone is familiar with at least one or two myths and legends about the Chornobyl Exclusion...
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April 19, 2019

Young Ukrainian scientist invents a cheaper vitamin D test

Anna Mazanova of the Palladin Institute of Biochemistry of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) of Ukraine has created a...
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April 18, 2019

Biotech Initiative Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with “Up To Future” Technology Transfer Office

The US-Ukraine Foundation continues to expand its Biotech Initiative network with the recent signing of a memorandum on cooperation with...
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April 16, 2019

National Research Foundation of Ukraine seeks international referees

Ukraine's newly established National Research Foundation (NRFU) will become the largest funding body in the country to support scientific activities...
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April 26, 2019

The Future of the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone

It seems that almost everyone is familiar with at least one or two myths and legends about the Chornobyl Exclusion zone (ChEZ). While visiting it one might expect to see spooky abandoned villages and towns, run across mutant creatures and maybe even find glowing radioactive substances. But what is the truth?  Moreover, does this huge territory - comparable in size to Luxembourg or the US state of Rhode Island - have a future? Is Ukraine deriving any gains from or facing problems connected with the ChEZ? I will do my best to answer these and other questions. The territory of...
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