The application deadline for the FORNY2020 funding is surpassed, and The Norwegian Research Council (NRC) has revealed the number of received applications. A total of 56 applications are set to be evaluated, and seven of these are from BTO. The NRC emphasise the social value of the submitted ideas and projects, as they represent ideas and projects that are believed to enable future value creation.
BerGenBio AS has been granted a 16 million Seeding Drug Discovery Award from the UK’s Wellcome Trust, a Global independent charitable foundation dedicated to achieving extraordinary improvements in health by supporting the brightest minds.
The Tunicol project team will present the tunicols at “Forskningsdagene” (National research days) on Festplassen Saturday 20th September. Visit the stand to see and touch the tunicates featured in this week’s episode of “Schrödingers katt”, and learn more about the exiting project.
We encourage everyone with an exciting research project or innovative idea to participate in the upcoming idea competition! Fill out a short idea description form, and you might be the winner of BTO & Sparebanken Vest’s Idea Competition 2014. The winner receives 300 000 NOK to the development of the project.
The Tunicol-project continues to get attention from the media. On Thursday 18th September NRKs science show “Schrödingers katt” broadcasted a story on the exciting Tunicol-project.