Quantcast

Latest Kenneth Rainin Foundation Stories

2011-08-17 07:17:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kenneth Rainin Foundation (KRF) announced today the establishment of its Breakthrough Awards Program, which is designed to enable investigators to further their Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research and increase the likelihood of a breakthrough discovery. These grants are awarded to existing KRF-funded Innovator Award recipients that have demonstrated significant research progress along their proposed "proof of principle"...

2010-11-30 06:15:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today its 2011 Innovator Awards Program for Inflammatory Bowel Disease. The Program, now in its second year, is designed to accelerate the pace of discovery in IBD research. Approximately four million people worldwide suffer from some form of IBD. Although the disease can occur at any age, the peak onset is between the ages of 15 to 30. Approximately 10% of the cases occur in children,...

2010-08-04 10:14:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today the recipients of its 2010 Innovator Awards Program for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Each team of investigators will receive a $100K one-year grant in support of their respective innovative research projects. The 2010 Innovator Awards Program recipients are: Andrew S. Neish, M.D., Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, and Julie A. Champion, Georgia Institute of Technology,...

2009-12-09 13:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that it has awarded $457,000 in grants this year to support education and the arts in the San Francisco Bay Area. The first two grant cycles were designed to address the Foundation's mission to enhance quality of life by promoting equitable access to a baseline of literacy and enabling inspiration through the magic of the arts. The Foundation is pleased to support the important work of these...

2009-11-30 09:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today its new Innovator Awards Program for Inflammatory Bowel Disease. The Program is designed to accelerate the pace of discovery in IBD research. Approximately four million people worldwide suffer from some form of IBD and most are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 40. "Launching the Kenneth Rainin Foundation's Innovator Awards Program for IBD research is very exciting for all of us," said Jen...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.