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Coronavirus lab research: finding a cure - corona virus blue model of COVID-19

ICGEB Activities in the Covid19 Crisis

Last December, no one thought that Covid19 would be a major global crisis. By late January however, the picture was beginning to change and ICGEB scientists had the foresight to recognise the danger looming and began to prepare for research on coronaviruses. Whilst research labs all over the world are in lockdown, ICGEB research activities related to Covid19 remain active.

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ICGEB UNOSSC MoU signing ceremony

ICGEB and UN Office for South-South Cooperation partnership launched

Jorge Chediek, Director of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and Lawrence Banks, ICGEB Director-General today signed the Memorandum of Understanding to launch joint collaboration promoting South-South and triangular cooperation in the field of the science, technology, and innovation.

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Nigeria ICGEB collaboration

ICGEB programmes making a difference in Nigeria

How can ICGEB CRP Grants and Short-term Fellowships make a long-lasting impact in a Member State with geopolitical difficulties? Dr. Bamidelesoji (Soji) Oderinde from the WHO Polio reference Laboratory in Maiduguri, Nigeria visited the Molecular Virology lab for three months as Short-term fellow.

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ICGEB work on SARS-CoV-2 reported in STDaily, China

Working with communications partner STDaily, one of the major news networks in P.R. China, the work being undertaken by the Marcello Team and colleagues in Trieste in the battle against coronavirus has been published today.

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