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World class Bioentrepreneur Robert Tjian speaks at “Fundación Ciencia para la Vida”

December 17, 2007: Dr. Tjian, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of California at Berkeley , held a pleasant and relaxed conversation with researchers from Fundación on new scientific developments in the field of biology, and their practical applications for the development of new products and services in the areas of biotechnology and biopharma. His […]

Nobel Prize laureate Dr. Sydney Altman lectured at Fundación

December 3, 2007: As part of the Seminar Series activity organized by Fundación Ciencia para la Vida and sponsored by MIFAB, Dr. Sydney Altman, 1989 Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry, gave a lecture at the Enrique Méndez Auditorium. The renowned Canadian scientist was awarded this important Prize for his discovery of the catalytic properties of ribonucleic acid (RNA). […]

Nina Federoff – Science Advisor to the US State Department visits the Fundación

November 7, 2007: Dr. Nina Federoff, Science Adviser to the US Dept. of State, visited the Fundación Ciencia para la Vida on Tuesday, November 6. Dr. Federoff is also Science Adviser to USAID and was awarded the National Meda for Science from President Bush in July 2007. The award is the USA‚s highest honor for lifetime achievement in […]

Isabel Zaror from Novartis – Emeryville meets with members of the Fundación to discuss about recent developments on drug design at Novartis

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Professor Jean Luc Darlix, Outstanding French Virologist Visits The Fundación

October 18, 2007: Dr. Jean Luc Darlix of the Unity for Human Virology of the National Institute of Health and Medical Investigation (INSERM), Lyon, France was invited by Dr. Nicole Tischler from the Foundation to give a seminar about “HIV and SIV-based lentivectors for efficient gene delivery into human cells” in the auditorium Enrique Méndez C. Dr. Darlix […]

Fundación Ciencia para la Vida participates in activities of the Science and Technology Week of the Explora Program

October 11, 2007: Within the XIII Science and Technology Week, organized by the Explora Program of CONICYT, the Fundación Ciencia para la Vida received 11 th and 12 th grade students and teachers from the José Luis González Gonzaga II School from Puente Alto and the Instituto de Docencia from Las Condes. The Science and Technology Week is […]

Case Study From The Spanish Government Nominates SRS Vaccine A Paradigm for Biotechnology Application and a Biotechnological Success for the Key Chilean Player of the SRS Vaccine Project.

September 15, 2007: Chilean SRS salmon recombinant vaccine: High level biotechnology at the service of local economical development Fundación Ciencia Para La Vida Founded: 1997 Status: Private foundation Headquarter: Santiago , Chile Bios Chile Founded: 1986 Status: Private company Headquarter: Santiago , Chile Fundación Chile Founded: 1976 Status: Private foundation Headquarter: Santiago , Chile Novartis Founded: 1996 (merger) […]