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Ugandan researchers discover traits of Coronavirus in bats and camels
27 Mar 2020

A team of Ugandan scientists has discovered forms of coronavirus in the country’s bats and camels. The scientists from the Makerere University College ...

Kenya’s Mount Kenya University and Japanese institution to collaborate in malaria research
27 Mar 2020

Kenyan-based Mount Kenya University and Japan-based Osaka City University have jointly won a USD 4.5 (Kshs 450 million) grant from Japan International C...

MARS inviting abstracts for its October 2020 summit in Lusaka
27 Mar 2020

The Merck Foundation plans to hold the New Edition of the UNESCO – Merck Africa Research Summit (MARS) 2020 on the 13th of October in Lusaka, Zamb...

Kenya to host a $78 Million disease research center (Africa CDC)
27 Mar 2020

The government of Kenya has announced plans to develop a disease research center worth the US $78m following requests by the African Union and the World Heal...

South Africa redirects science and innovation funds to COVID –19 research
21 Mar 2020

South Africa has redirected R4 million from some projects in the department of science and innovation to fund Covid–19 related proposed interventions....

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Charles South wick Conservation Education Commitment Award
Deadline: 04 Apr 2020

The International Primatological Society was created to encourage all areas of non-human primatological scientific research, to fa...

The Galante Family Winery Conservation Scholarship
Deadline: 04 Apr 2020

The International Primatological Society was created to encourage all areas of non-human primatological scientific research, to fa...

Translational Research in Pediatric and Obstetric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
Deadline: 04 Apr 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), is a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and is the nation’s...

Translational Research in Pediatric and Obstetric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
Deadline: 04 Apr 2020

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), is a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and is the nation’s...

MSI Scholars Program
Deadline: 05 Apr 2020

MSI is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1961 to bring the best of science to the complex world of marketing. Today, MSI is uni...