Tipping Point Private Foundation Grant to New Harvest Inc.

Posted: November 21 2019

EUGENE, Oregon (November 21, 2019) - Tipping Point Private Foundation today announced a $55,813 grant to New Harvest for funding of a research fellowship in support of the University of Calgary’s study to develop serum-free growth medium for fish cell cultures using production-grade systems.  The grant supports the first year of what is intended to be a two-year program.  “Funding this fellowship program allows New Harvest’s postdoctoral candidate to participate in this important research, providing public access to their findings”, said Verónica Díaz Carrai, Director of Tipping Point.  “Our aim is to maximize the benefits of this research by broadening industry access to it”.

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