• 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

March 1, 2020

Ukrainian Technology Transfer Managers Share Their US Experience With Colleagues

On Feb 20, the participants of the US-Ukraine Foundation Biotech Initiative Technology Transfer Study Tour shared what they learned during...
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February 24, 2020

Travel Grant Recipient Viktoriya Pyeshkova Attends 2nd World Congress on Biosensors and Bioelectronics in Singapore

Thanks to the U.S.-Ukraine Foundation Biotech Initiative, I participated in the 2nd World Congress on Biosensors and Bioelectronics on 27-28...
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January 31, 2020

Travel Grants for Ukrainian Biotech Researchers

Apply by Feb. 28! With the aim to enhance the strength and visibility of Ukraine’s biotechnology research sector, the US-Ukraine...
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January 30, 2020

GIST Innovates Ukraine – Taking Invention From Lab to Market!

https://www.gistnetwork.org/gist-innovates-ukraine The U.S. State Department Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs GIST initiative will be offering a...
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January 22, 2020

Travel Grant Winner Bohdan Ostash Attends 3rd International Conference on Natural Product Discovery and Development in the Genomic Era

I am honored to acknowledge the US-Ukraine Biotech Initiative for the 2019 travel award which allowed me to present the...
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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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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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