Navigation Links
Sanofi Forms Partnership with UMass Boston with $1 Million Support of Student Success Program for STEM Education
Date:9/19/2013

can make a major contribution to sustaining and enhancing the local R&D ecosystem and supporting our collective future by ensuring a steady supply of young people with advanced training and education,” said Christopher Viehbacher, Chief Executive Officer, Sanofi. “By supporting a vibrant life sciences community, we are also laying the foundation for the research that will drive future innovations for patients.”

“Increased access to STEM education is essential to Massachusetts’ future economic competitiveness, including our strength as a global leader in the life sciences,” said Governor Deval Patrick. “I thank Sanofi and Genzyme for the generous contribution to our UMass Boston students and efforts to ensure that our state’s STEM workforce pipeline remains strong.”

The gift from Sanofi and Genzyme marks the third significant philanthropic gift this year supporting CSM student success programs. Earlier this year, San Francisco-based software giant Oracle gave $300,000 to support student success efforts in CSM, and Ralph and Janice James pledged $1 million to support student success efforts campus-wide.

With Sanofi and Genzyme’s support, CSM Dean Andrew Grosovsky plans to expand the student success program and develop new opportunities for undergraduate and graduate research.

“We couldn’t be more excited and grateful for this partnership with Sanofi and Genzyme,” said Dean Grosovsky. “CSM has experienced dramatic increases in enrollment and is a minority-majority college with large numbers of first-generation and low-income students. Since the retention and academic performance has been so strong, we are on track to greatly increase the number and diversity of STEM graduates. These graduates will be competitive for admission to graduate or professional schools, or to enter the STEM workforce.”

About UMass Boston
Recognized for its reputation for innovative research addressing complex issues, the University of Massa
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Freeslate’s Biologics Formulation System Selected by Sanofi Pasteur to Improve Efficiency of Formulation Development
2. Door Security at Genzyme, a Sanofi Company, Enhanced with Door Detective from Smarter Security
3. U.S. FDA Grants Fast-Track Designation to Sanofi Pasteur and KaloBios Novel Biologic Candidate for Pseudomonas aeruginosa
4. Sanofi Oncology and Colon Cancer Coalition Join Forces to Raise Awareness of Colorectal Cancer
5. A Look Inside, Factors of Health - Research Report on Novogen Limited, Sanofi SA, ISIS Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Amgen, Inc. and Gilead Sciences, Inc.
6. Sanofi and Regeneron Launch Comprehensive Phase 3 Clinical Program With LDL Cholesterol-Lowering PCSK9 Antibody
7. Sanofi Signs Agreement for Type 1 Diabetes Research with Boston Academic Teaching Hospital
8. Collaboration between Sanofi and Joslin Diabetes Center to focus on new drugs for diabetes
9. Sanofi and Regeneron Announce Publication of Positive Phase 2 Results for Lipid-Lowering PCSK9 Antibody in The Lancet
10. Former Sanofi-aventis and US Oncology Executive Joins New Century Health as Chief Executive Officer
11. PharmaVentures Client Sanofi Wins Scrip Outsourcing Deal of the Year Award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2014)... , Aug. 28, 2014  Armetheon, Inc. ... developing novel mid- to late-stage cardiovascular drug candidates, ... in its first round of financing. The Series ... and Hercules Bioventures with participation from investors that ... pharmaceutical executive, Dr. Larry Hsu , the ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... August 28, 2014 Earlier this month, ... in partnership with the U.S. Air Force on ... The results indicated that this type of fuel made ... and will be important to America’s Eco friendly future. ... has a mandate to become independent of foreign oil ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 ... construction that will expand its current Salt Lake City ... currently underway outside of Utah to ultimately create 1,000 ... next 20 years. , “Utah is home to ... of whom can be credited with Varian’s success in ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... 27, 2014 Reportlinker.com announces that ... in its catalogue: Global Biodegradable ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p02316661/Global-Biodegradable-Packaging-Materials-Market-2014-2018.html About Biodegradable ... are readily decomposed by the action of ... packaging in terms of raw materials, production ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Armetheon Completes $7.0 Million Series A Financing 2Armetheon Completes $7.0 Million Series A Financing 3Can Small Farmers and a New Seed Based Biofuel “Green” the World? Major Universities and Even the U.S. Air Force Seem to Think So 2Can Small Farmers and a New Seed Based Biofuel “Green” the World? Major Universities and Even the U.S. Air Force Seem to Think So 3Can Small Farmers and a New Seed Based Biofuel “Green” the World? Major Universities and Even the U.S. Air Force Seem to Think So 4Can Small Farmers and a New Seed Based Biofuel “Green” the World? Major Universities and Even the U.S. Air Force Seem to Think So 5Varian Medical Systems Groundbreaking on Facility Expansion Triggers Influx of New Jobs to Salt Lake 2Varian Medical Systems Groundbreaking on Facility Expansion Triggers Influx of New Jobs to Salt Lake 3Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 2Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 3Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 4Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 5Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 6Global Biodegradable Packaging Materials Market 2014-2018 7
... Alexion,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXN ) today announced ... Officer of Alexion,Pharmaceuticals, will present at the William ... 9:10 a.m., local time (10:10 a.m., eastern) on,Thursday, ... Mr. Sinha,s remarks will be available live. You ...
... III study, consistent with landmark IRIS trial, which established Gleevec as standard ... of care, ... molecular responses ... of Gleevec may help optimize ...
... One of the Industry,s Largest eClinical ... ... (Nasdaq: PRXL ), a leading global biopharmaceutical services,organization, today ... company traded on the London Stock Exchange, ("ClinPhone"),have reached agreement ...
Cached Biology Technology:Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 2Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 3Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 4Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 5Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 6Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 7Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 8Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 9Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 10Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 11Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 12Video: Higher Initial Dose of Gleevec Achieved Better Early Responses than Standard Dose for Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 13PAREXEL Reaches Agreement To Acquire ClinPhone 2PAREXEL Reaches Agreement To Acquire ClinPhone 3PAREXEL Reaches Agreement To Acquire ClinPhone 4PAREXEL Reaches Agreement To Acquire ClinPhone 5
(Date:8/28/2014)... MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL (August 28, 2014) Researchers at the ... for facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) to be used for ... effectiveness of potential therapies for FSHD. , The research ... Cell Reports . , There is no treatment ... the most common type of muscular dystrophy. FSHD is ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... compounds that could positively impact the global ... possible, thanks to researchers in Penn State,s ... suppository made from the seaweed-derived food ingredient ... Tenofovir provides a woman-initiated, drug-delivery vehicle that ... transmitted infections during unprotected heterosexual intercourse, the ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... than 25 million kilometres of new roads will be ... slice into Earth,s last wildernesses, where they bring an ... , Now, an ambitious study has created a ,global ... try to balance the competing demands of development and ... ,environmental-values, layer that estimates that natural importance of ecosystems ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):UMN researchers find animal model for understudied type of muscular dystrophy 2Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 2Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 3Study shows where on the planet new roads should and should not go 2Study shows where on the planet new roads should and should not go 3
... Japanese researchers have identified a key step in metabolic pathways ... the protein complex TORC 2 was published online in the ... activates a protein called Akt, which plays a crucial role ... of microbiology in the College of Biological Sciences at UC ...
... by Rice University bioengineers finds that the workhorse proteins that ... protein, called kinesin, is a two-legged molecular machine. Rice,s scientists ... both singly and in pairs, and they report this week ... together -- in part because they are so effective on ...
... One of the most frustrating problems faced by doctors who ... More than 38,000 people in the United States die ... are desperately needed. For almost three decades, scientists and ... is mutated in virtually all pancreatic cancers, making it an ...
Cached Biology News:Understanding diabetes at the molecular level 2'Prima donna' protein doesn't work well in pairs 2'Prima donna' protein doesn't work well in pairs 3UNC team discovers promising target for new pancreatic cancer treatments 2
... AVOID FREEZE/THAW CYCLES. An assay kit designed ... Western blotting. PARP is an enzyme implicated ... apoptosis, PARP is cleaved by caspase-3. Cleavage ... to 85 kDa is a hallmark of ...
... These handy dispensers save ... glasses, wipers, hats, and other ... benchtop storage bins for small ... and manufacturing. Clear acrylic. Many ...
... handy dispensers save space and ... hats, and other garb. They ... bins for small parts used ... Clear acrylic. Open-slot design for ...
... to the maintenance of appropriate levels ... important and diverse as those involved ... stress response, antigen presentation, modulation of ... cell cycle regulation, transcription, and signalling ...
Biology Products: