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  1. Rotary Club digs deep for polioRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Saffron Walden Reporter

    ... efforts by pub staff, who donated their tips to boost the total, as well as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. This month, Dunmow Rotary Club members are taking part in a reverse advent, donating an item a day to Uttlesford Foodbank. Only people ...

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  2. ESU names speakers for winter commencement Dec 10 atRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... for the system. Greenstein previously led the Post-secondary Success strategy at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, where he worked with other higher education leaders across the country on initiatives designed to raise educational-attainment ...

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  3. Scientists discover cellular mechanism that triggers pneumonia in humansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Medical News

    The situation is relatively common, especially in winter. You come down with the flu, which lasts longer than usual.

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  4. Key cellular mechanism that triggers pneumonia in humansRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Science Daily

    The situation is relatively common, especially in winter. You come down with the flu, which lasts longer than usual.

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  5. Risk-Reward With FedExRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    In the early moments of trading today, FedEx's stock broke below $200 a share, the first time since mid-2017. Of course, this new bit of anxiety is because of Amazon Air.

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  6. Global Health: In Remote Villages, Surprising New Measures Save Children With MalariaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... from any formal medical care. It dramatically cut child mortality rates, and in April the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation released a video describing the program's success . An analysis released in August calculated that deaths were 96 percent ...

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  7. Evox Therapeutics to Expand Its Work on Cell-targeted Delivery of Nucleic Acid-based DrugsRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Newswire

    Evox Therapeutics Ltd , a leading exosome therapeutics company, today announces that it has secured an undisclosed amount of funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The funds will be used to support the Company's development of cell-targeted exosome-based approaches to more effectively deliver a nucleic acid-based anti-infective drug.

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  8. African countries that voted against Israel at UN arrive to gain expertise on food productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trend

    ... of closer ties between Israel and Africa. AGRA is an organization funded heavily by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation, and its main goal is to provide food security for Africa. "Israel's expertise in agriculture ...

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  9. Hedge Funds Are Dumping FedEx CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Insider Monkey

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  10. Gates Foundation Supports Expansion Of An Open Mobile Banking Platform in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Forbes.com

    Orange Group and MTN Group , have announced they will use open source financial services technology that was sponsored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation . The two companies call their joint venture Mowali , to enable interoperable payments across the continent.

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  11. Strengthening Africaa s climate resiliencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Times of Oman

    The fight against climate change could be reshaped in the final month of the year, with the just-completed G20 summit in Argentina followed this week and next by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Katowice, Poland. But will leaders be bold enough to push for bold policies to keep global temperature rise "well below" 2A Celsius above pre-industrial levels, the target set by the 2015 Paris climate agreement, or will they respond with a collective shrug? Whatever the answer, the ramifications will be felt most acutely in Africa.

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  12. Is Walmart Inc. (WMT) A Good Stock To Buy According To Hedge Funds?Read the original story

    Saturday | Insider Monkey

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  13. Vicki Phillips makes a speech at the Oregon Ballroom of the Convention Center in 2006.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | The Oregonian

    ... Schools in 2007 after three years of aggressive change. She quit to take a job with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. She left Gates in 2015. On Friday, The National Geographic Society announced Phillips' appointment as the society's chief ...

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  14. Sightsavers: USD 105 Million Disease Fund Launched at Star-studded Nelson Mandela ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Newkerala.com

    NEW YORK: Leading philanthropists have set up a USD 105 million fund to help end a disease that has plagued humanity since antiquity. The blinding eye disease trachoma is depicted in the hieroglyphs on ancient Nubian tombs yet it is now on the verge of being eliminated as a public health problem across the world.

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  15. Sightsavers: $105 Million Disease Fund Launched at Star-studded Nelson Mandela ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Newkerala.com

    NEW YORK: Leading philanthropists have set up a $105 million fund to help end a disease that has plagued humanity since antiquity. The blinding eye disease trachoma is depicted in the hieroglyphs on ancient Nubian tombs yet it is now on the verge of being eliminated as a public health problem across the world.

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  16. One Million Mosquitoes and 500,000 Tests Later, New Buzz about a Malaria Prevention DrugRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Health News Digest

    ... the liver stage of the Plasmodium species that affect humans. Winzeler and members of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Malaria Drug Accelerator (MalDA), an international consortium focused on speeding drug development, are collaborating to ...

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  17. Moderna, largest biotech to go public, fails to impress in market debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Reuters

    Moderna Inc's shares fell as much as 6 percent in an upsized market debut on Friday, taking a hit from a broader selloff in the U.S. markets spurred by investors fretting over an economic slowdown. The company's shares opened at $22, 4.3 percent below their initial public offering price of $23 per share.

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  18. Half a million tests and many mosquitoes later, new buzz about a malaria prevention drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Science Daily

    ... the liver stage of the Plasmodium species that affect humans. Winzeler and members of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Malaria Drug Accelerator (MalDA), an international consortium focused on

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  19. Hybrid prevalence estimation: Method to improve intervention coverage estimationsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | Science Daily

    ... using the information." The published study, which is the result of work funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in India, and carried out jointly with Professor Pagano of Harvard University, and LSTM's Dr. Caroline Jeffery, describes a ...

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  20. Capturing vital signs of patients with a cellphone cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Medical News

    ... use every day -- a cellphone camera. Funded by an initial $100,000 pilot grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the project, "Non-Contact Estimation of Biomarkers in Resource-Constrained Environments," uses cellphone camera and computer ...

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