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  • CZ Biohub awards nearly $14.5 million to Berkeley researchers - UC Berkeley

    CZ Biohub awards nearly $14.5 million to Berkeley researchers - UC Berkeley;

    Thirteen UC Berkeley faculty, seven of them women, are among 47 new investigators chosen by the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub to receive up to $1.5 million each over the next five years to conduct cutting-edge biomedical research — with no strings attached.and more »

  • 'Riskiest ideas' win $50 million from Chan Zuckerberg Biohub - Nature.com

    'Riskiest ideas' win $50 million from Chan Zuckerberg Biohub - Nature.com;

    Initiative's first grants will fund a medley of wild ideas from top San Francisco Bay Area biologists, engineers and programmers. Amy Maxmen. 08 February 2017. Article tools. PDF · Rights & Permissions. Roy Kaltschmidt/Lawrence Berkeley National ...and more »

  • Ambitious Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to combat disease is about to be tested - The Guardian

    Ambitious Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to combat disease is about to be tested - The Guardian;

    Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan said they would provide $3bn of funding for the initiative. Photograph: Jeff Chiu/Associated Press. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on ...and more »

  • Chan Zuckerberg Biohub funds first crop of 47 investigators - Science Magazine

    Chan Zuckerberg Biohub funds first crop of 47 investigators - Science Magazine;

    The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub has selected its first cohort of investigators. The nonprofit research institute in San Francisco, California, part of Facebook Co-Founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan's plan to cure, prevent, or manage all ...and more »

  • 15 School of Medicine researchers named CZ Biohub investigators - Stanford Medical Center Report

    15 School of Medicine researchers named CZ Biohub investigators - Stanford Medical Center Report;

    The researchers will be given funding by the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub to develop tools and technologies that support the organization's goal of curing, preventing or managing every disease. Feb 8 2017. Man in a lab coat holding a test tube. Facebook ...and more »

  • Chan Zuckerberg project announces $50 million research program - SFGate

    Chan Zuckerberg project announces $50 million research program - SFGate;

    The $600 million scientific research initiative announced last year by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, has named a team of 47 researchers and engineers to study the prevention and treatment of human disease. The project ...and more »

  • The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub invests $50 million in its first 47 research initiatives - TechCrunch

    The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub invests $50 million in its first 47 research initiatives - TechCrunch;

    The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, a non-profit medical research organization started by Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg (and not to be confused with the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, a limited liability corporation to advance human potential) today ...and more »

  • Chan Zuckerberg Biohub to Foster High-Risk Technology Development - GenomeWeb

    Chan Zuckerberg Biohub to Foster High-Risk Technology Development - GenomeWeb;

    NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub today announced its first cohort of investigators funded to pursue high-risk scientific exploration focused on medical research and technology development. The Bay Area Biohub is funded largely by ...and more »

  • Mark Zuckerberg is working on MIND-READING brain implants: Facebook founder pledges millions into 'neural ... - Daily Mail

    Mark Zuckerberg is working on MIND-READING brain implants: Facebook founder pledges millions into 'neural ... - Daily Mail;

    The Facebook billionaire has pledged $50 million (£40 million) of his own money to combat deadly diseases around the world. The funds will be spent by the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, which works with a variety of projects to tackle illness. Some of these ...and more »

  • Chan Zuckerberg pours $50 million into Biohub as it taps its first round of investigators - Silicon Valley Business Journal

    Chan Zuckerberg pours $50 million into Biohub as it taps its first round of investigators - Silicon Valley Business Journal;

    The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub has chosen 47 engineers and scientists to fund in its effort to fight all human diseases. This is the first group tapped by the Biohub to "turbo-charge" science and they're backed with a $50 million investment. The Biohub ...and more »