Swiss National Science Foundation Company Profile

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The Swiss National Science Foundation - in the Service of Scientific Research With its a federal mandate, the SNSF is Switzerland’s foremost institution in the promotion of scientific research. It supports research in all disciplines, from philosophy and biology to the nanosciences and medicine.Established in 1952 as a foundation under private law, it has the autonomy it needs to promote independent scientific research.The SNSF funds research which leads to new knowledge. It also promotes application oriented-research in various scientific fields. The main task of the SNSF is to evaluate the quality of research proposals submitted by scientists and to provide funding on the basis of priorities and available financial resources.The SNSF funds more than 7000 researchers every year, 5000 or more of whom are 35 years old or younger. It has several ways of promoting research, foremost among them the funding of proposals submitted by Swiss-based scientists (Project Funding) for competitive evaluation. By supporting investigator-driven research, the SNSF encourages the development of innovative ideas, thus promoting high-quality research in emerging fields.In its fellowships and grants activities (Funding of Individual Scientists), the SNSF promotes promising young scientists by providing financial support during the stage of their career between doctoral thesis and assistant professorship.


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NSF funds projects to 'connect dots' (and data), address multi-scaled environmental issues

(National Science Foundation) The National Science Foundation (NSF) is investing $9 million in nine new projects to research biosphere processes and their complex interactions with climate, land use a...

New NSF special report released ahead of World Oceans Day: Catch a Wave! The Science of Summer

(National Science Foundation) Catch a Wave! Join the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a look at the science behind the "sweet spot" we call summer.

NSF, NASA to support White House strategic plan on STEM education

(National Science Foundation) The National Science Foundation (NSF) is partnering with other federal agencies in support of NSF INCLUDES National Network, a program dedicated to making a lasting impac...

NSF funds new integrative approaches to cognitive science, neuroscience

(National Science Foundation) The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded funding to 18 cross-disciplinary projects to conduct innovative research on neural and cognitive systems. The awards con...

Engineering biology through DNA's environment

(National Science Foundation) To advance the engineering of biology at the molecular and cellular levels, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $16 million for research to characterize the...

Thanks, National Grid Foundation for hands-on science!

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s DNA Learning Center (DNALC) is proud to announce the completion of the annual National Grid Advanced Genetics Program (NGAGP) in the Central Islip Public Schools. Gen...

Cancer: More targeted use of immunotherapy

(Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)) SNSF-supported researchers have discovered a method for predicting the likelihood of success when treating cancer with immunotherapy.

NSF invests in research to help disrupt operations of illicit supply networks

(National Science Foundation) Networks that illegally traffic in everything from people and opioids to human organs and nuclear material pose threats to US health, prosperity and security. Nine new aw...

Drugs and Medications [559 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases (WCO-IOF-ESCEO 2018): Committee of National Societies Abstracts.

Interaction of nanoparticles with biological systems.

I feel very much honored that I was invited to contribute to a special issue for you, Heiri, in the prestigious Journal Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. Moreover, it is with great pleasure that...

A digitally facilitated citizen-science driven approach accelerates participant recruitment and increases study population diversity.

Our aim was to assess whether a novel approach of digitally facilitated, citizen-science research, as followed by the Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Registry (Swiss MS Registry), leads to accelerated partic...

The burden of musculoskeletal disorders in Mexico at national and state level, 1990-2016: estimates from the global burden of disease study 2016.

Worldwide, musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders are the second cause of living with disability. According to our data, in Mexico, MSK conditions are an important cause of disability, at national and state ...

World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases.

Clinical Trials [1810 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Swiss Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Registry

The Swiss Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) Registry is a national patient registry that collects information on diagnosis, symptoms, treatment and follow-up of patients with PCD in Switzer...

Routine Antibiotic Prescription Monitoring in Primary Care Physicians: A Nationwide Trial

Antibiotic resistance is an increasingly serious problem in Switzerland which is associated with the exposure and overall uptake of antibiotics in a population. Reduced antibiotic prescrib...

Mechanisms of Change in Brief Treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder

The present two-arm randomized controlled study aims at testing the effects (i.e., symptom reduction) and the underlying mechanisms of change associated with a brief psychiatric treatment ...

Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Registry

The Swiss Multiple Sclerosis Registry is a national, patient-centered registry with the aim to document the epidemiology of multiple sclerosis (MS), as well as the quality of life of perso...

Improving STEM Outcomes for Young Children With Language Learning Disabilities

The sophisticated language of science can be a barrier to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) learning, especially for children who have specific language impairment (SLI). T...

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Swiss National Science Foundation

The Swiss National Science Foundation - in the Service of Scientific Research With its a federal mandate, the SNSF is Switzerland’s foremost institution in the promotion of scientific research. It s...

Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research

1924 Creation of the "Centre Anticancéreux Romand (CACR)" in Lausanne. This Centre was involved both in research and in treatment. 1957 The CACR became devoted exclusively to scientific research. The...

CSCS Swiss National Supercomputing Centre

CSCS is the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre, providing, developing and promoting technical and scientific services for the Swiss research community on the fields of high-performance and high-thro...

Schweizerische Gesellschaft der pharmazeutischen Wissenschaften

The society promotes as a principal goal Pharmaceutical Sciences in Switzerland. For this purpose the society has assumed the function of an academy pursuing the following mission: Unifying and coach...

National Science Teachers Association and National Sleep Foundation

The National Sleep Foundation is dedicated to improving health and well-being through sleep education and advocacy. Founded in 1990 by the leaders in sleep medicine, NSF is the tr...

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