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Life Sciences Research Foundation — Young Investigators (2018)

A cohort of LSRF fellows. (Photo courtesy of LSRF)
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To support early-career investigators.
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Grant investigators: Chris Somerville and Heather Youngs

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The Open Philanthropy Project recommended a grant of $780,000 to the Life Sciences Research Foundation to support early-career investigators. The funds will support four postdoctoral fellows for three years apiece. The fellows have proposed research projects investigating immunology, virology, neurobiology, and tuberculosis.

This is a discretionary grant and falls within our work on scientific research.