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  • researchers
  • The health challenges people face are as difficult as ever, but researchers like these people will make a vital impact in collaboration with others around the world. (utoronto.ca)
  • US researchers have created a mobile bioprinter that could be moved ward to ward, printing skin cells to treat burns and other challenging wounds like diabetic ulcers. (engineeringchallenges.org)
  • This new large-scale genetic approach challenges the researchers to obtain more complete descriptions of the susceptibility architecture of endocrine traits and to translate the information gathered into improvements in clinical management. (frontiersin.org)
  • One of the aims of the Grand Challenges Scheme is to see greater levels of collaboration across the University and I am really pleased this project has already brought together researchers from five ANU colleges. (edu.au)
  • molecular
  • Arizona State University's Ava Karanjia is combining the problem-solving abilities and mindset of engineering with an intensive background in molecular biology and microbiology to tackle health challenges at the molecular level. (engineeringchallenges.org)
  • Two of the most critical environmental and energy science challenges of the twenty-first century are being addressed in a system biology program funded by the W.R. Wiley Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL) , a National User facility managed by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory for the Department of Energy (DOE). (psychcentral.com)
  • Countries
  • The Chief Scientist at the Israeli Ministry of Economy in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Agency for International Development Cooperation (MASHAV) and the Prime Minister's Office are launching the second round of Grand Challenges Israel, a competition aimed at encouraging innovative technological or social solutions in food security and global health, with an emphasis on developing countries. (matimop.org.il)
  • Developing countries face complex challenges related to under-development, lack of resources, technology, skilled personnel and advanced infrastructure. (matimop.org.il)
  • As part of this support and in light of Israel's international cooperation and assistance programs, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' MASHAV agency, the Prime Minister's Office and the Israeli Ministry of Economy have initiated a unique program operated by the Office of the Chief Scientist intended to promote research and development to find technological solutions for health challenges in developing countries - Grand Challenges Israel. (matimop.org.il)
  • innovation
  • This course will inspire you to rethink assumptions to address global challenges in conservation and development, and introduce you to new models and approaches that harness technological, behavioral, and financial innovation. (coursera.org)
  • Course participants will be trained in the processes around innovation and design to address global grand challenges. (coursera.org)
  • This includes content focused on constructing innovation pipelines, principals of design and engineering unique to the developing world and to conservation (Design for the Other 90%), on harnessing and developing disruptive technologies, principles of behavior and marketing, and on overcoming the challenges with setting up social ventures. (coursera.org)
  • Israel's Chief Scientist at the Ministry of Economy Avi Hasson said: "The Israeli segment of the International Grand Challenges competition is an expression of Israel's capabilities in the field of technological innovation, together with the Israel's world-renowned entrepreneurial spirit. (matimop.org.il)
  • Funding
  • Nevertheless, the UK's Medical Research Council, the US National Institutes of Health, the Canadian Institute of Health Research, the Indian Council of Medical Research - all of which are involved in our Grand Challenges Global Partnership - and others, have been funding research into non-communicable diseases such as cancer and heart disease. (scidev.net)
  • Join Grand Challenges Canada's mailing list and be the first to learn about new funding opportunities, grant announcements, job postings and new resources. (grandchallenges.ca)
  • carbon
  • I also extend my thanks and congratulations to everyone involved across the University community who contributed to the Grand Challenges Scheme and make special mention of the other two finalists - Zero Carbon Energy for the Asia Pacific and Living Fluids: Understanding collective behaviour for bio-inspired engineering . (edu.au)
  • In just six months of collaboration, a Department of Energy grand challenge led by Washington University in St. Louis has resulted in the sequencing and annotation of a cyanobacterium that could yield clues to how environmental conditions influence key carbon fixation processes at the gene-mRNA-protein levels in an organism. (psychcentral.com)
  • The challenges are carbon sequestration and hydrogen production. (psychcentral.com)
  • The results of this Grand Challenge project will provide the first comprehensive systems level understanding of how environmental conditions influence key carbon fixation processes at the gene-mRNA-protein levels in an organism. (psychcentral.com)
  • ideas
  • However, it seems to me the greatest challenge to establish a platform for an interdisciplinary exchange to increase the flow of information on new demands and of new ideas and approaches. (frontiersin.org)
  • chronic
  • Here, he tells Priya Shetty why setting these challenges is crucial to galvanising action on chronic non-communicable diseases worldwide. (scidev.net)
  • There was nothing similar to highlight the grand challenges of addressing chronic non-communicable diseases like heart disease and some cancers. (scidev.net)
  • fundamental
  • It's presented by the Sci Am editors as "big mysteries", though I'm not too sure quite how well that fits: these are not issues about which we're totally in the dark, but rather, ones that seem to present either challenges to our fundamental understanding or our technological capability. (blogspot.com)
  • technological
  • The unprecedented technological and medical achievements of the 20th century have significantly contributed to improve our quality of life, yet inequality in healthcare is one of the major challenges for our time. (edu.au)
  • world
  • Whether the world rises to these challenges-or succumbs to greater instability-will hinge in no small part on how we deal with the following questions. (wri.org)
  • approach
  • Pakrasi is leading a Grand Challenge Project in membrane biology that is using a systems approach to understand the network of genes and proteins that govern the structure and function of membranes and their components responsible for photosynthesis and nitrogen fixation in two species of unicellular cyanobacteria, specifically Cyanothece and Synechocystis. (psychcentral.com)
  • project
  • I am delighted to announce the winner of the inaugural Grand Challenges Scheme is the project, Your Health in Your Hands: Future Personalised Medical Technologies for a Sustainable and Effective Healthcare . (edu.au)
  • ARTICLE
  • Furthermore, as my co-editor, C. Klingenberg, noted in his "grand challenges in computational physics" article ( Klingenberg, 2013 ) the applicability of computational has changed: from mere validation to an all encompassing role. (frontiersin.org)
  • I have an article in the latest (October) issue of Scientific American that looks at ten big challenges for chemistry in the coming decades. (blogspot.com)
  • difficult
  • A segment of the dinner was a discussion around depression among entrepreneurs which had some very difficult and challenging moments (on multiple dimensions). (feld.com)
  • global challenges
  • The purpose of this course is to introduce you to current global challenges in conservation and development, including changes in both sectors. (coursera.org)
  • A combination of doing good by helping resolve global challenges and establishing a foothold in new markets with unique consumer demands for the Israeli industry can bring Israeli entrepreneurs vast new business opportunities. (matimop.org.il)
  • science
  • Chemistry seemed to be left behind as a 'finished' science, now just a matter of engineering and devoid of the grand questions that Shelley - a devotee of Humphry Davy - seemed to glimpse in chemistry two hundred years ago. (blogspot.com)
  • content
  • The UCLA Grand Challenge Facebook and Twitter accounts have been generating lots of content around this and I'm doing a public interview next week (I'll post the details when I have the final information. (feld.com)