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28 October 2014
News
India’s Department of Science and Technology will provide TWAS $1 million over five years as part of a joint effort focused on education and science diplomacy
Egyptian eseacher discovers novel substances in rare seeds and fruits that may contribute to healthier foods and new medicines
26 October 2014
News
TWAS has announced the winners of the TWAS Prizes for 2014 at the Academy's 25th General Meeting in Muscat, Oman.
26 October 2014
News
Two distinguished researchers have been selected to give the TWAS Medal Lectures on their research next year at the Academy’s annual General Meeting.
Genes hold the key to understanding diseases, says Sudanese scientist
The South African scientist was named winner of TWAS's most prestigious award for her commitment to life-saving research that protects African women from the spread of HIV/AIDS
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