Fundación Ciencia & Vida is awarded the “Fondo de Equipamiento Científico y Tecnológico Mayor”
The project called “High-Level Biocontainment Laboratory for Human Pathogenic Viruses and Emerging Pathogens” was developed by the Principal Investigator of the Molecular Virology Lab of Fundación Ciencia & Vida, Nicole Tischler. It was awarded the I Contest for Major Scientific and Technological Equipment 2020, coordinated by the National Research and Development Agency, ANID.
Zentynel Frontier Investments and the opportunity to invest in biotechnology in Latin America
“Diario Financiero” stands out the launch of Zentynel Frontier Investments, the first investment fund to promote biotechnology ventures in Latin America, created from an alliance between Fundación Ciencia & Vida and Endurance Investments.
Press highlights investment received by company associated to Fundación Ciencia & Vida
In a note from “Diario La Tercera”, the arrival of a new investor to the Ingalfarma company is highlighted, which has the support of Fundación Ciencia & Vida, in its quest to internationalize its developments for oral health.
Executive Director of Fundación Ciencia & Vida analyzes Pfizer’s vaccine against COVID-19
The Executive Director of Fundación Ciencia & Vida, Dr. Mario Rosemblatt, participated in a report by “El Mercurio” that addressed the approval of the vaccine against COVID-19, developed by the company Pfizer.
Researchers from Fundación Ciencia & Vida publish an article in Mucosal Immunology
Rodrigo Pacheco and Valentina Ugalde, along with other researchers from the Neuroimmunology Lab of Fundación Ciencia & Vida, published an article in Mucosal Immunology. In this study they demonstrate how the dopaminergic stimulation of regulatory T lymphocytes in the colonic mucosa limits the suppressive function of these cells and inhibits their intestinal tropism.
– ACCDis Cancer Spring Symposium, November 10, Chile. Talk: “Targeting antisense mitochondrial noncoding RNAs for cancer therapy: lessons from preclinical models”.
– Encuentro SBBM, Reunión Anual de la Sociedad de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular de Chile, November 18, Chile. Talk: “No todo es núcleo: RNAs no codificantes mitocondriales como blancos terapéuticos contra el cáncer”.
Director of the Computational Biology Lab analyzes the current situation of the emergency due to coronavirus infections
Dr. Tomás Pérez-Acle, Director of the Computational Biology Lab of Fundación Ciencia & Vida, participated in various press interviews to analyze the current situation of the emergency due to coronavirus infections.