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August 7, 2021

TYAN CALL FOR NOMINATION OF NEW EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

After working together for more than four years, the TYAN EC members agreed that new members are needed to join...
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June 16, 2021

Professor Jaqueline Godoy Mesquita, TYAN member, is elected vice-president of the Brazilian Mathematical Society

Professor Jaqueline Godoy Mesquita is elected vice-president of the Brazilian Mathematical Society for the period 2021-2023, to start in August...
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May 21, 2021

Professor Eugénie Kayitesi, a TYAN member receives R2,8m in grants to aid research into improving food security and nutrition

PRETORIA – Two University of Pretoria (UP) researchers have received grants of up to $200 000 (R2,8m) each from the Alliance...
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April 30, 2021

Pablo Bolanos Villegas, is the leading author in “Diversity in somatic DNA repair efficiencies between commercial inbred maize lines and native Central American purple landraces”

Exposure to UV radiation damages DNA and worsens drought stress in crops. In Central America the main crop is maize....
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March 25, 2020

Policy Statement: The need for more multilateralism and international cooperation in the face of COVID-19

This initiative arose from a group of Latin American scientists who are members of TYAN, The TWAS-Young Affiliates Network (TWAS,...
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December 7, 2018

2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine: Immunotherapy breakthrough

The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded jointly to Dr. James Allison of the University of Texas,...
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October 30, 2018

The TYAN-YSN International Thematic Workshop on Cancer 2018

The second of TYAN’s series of international thematic workshops. These workshops aimed at improving knowledge in specific research areas serve...
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September 10, 2018

Crossing two oceans for science

Hudaa Neetoo, TWAS Young Affiliate from Mauritius, heard the call of science as a child, and traveled to Europe and...
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September 2, 2018

Success story of Tyan Collaborative Grant Award (TCGA)

Dr. Atunga Nyachieo, a Kenyan scientist has obtained both phage therapy specialized training and multiple collaborators in a foreign collaborative...
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