Category: Press Release

November 12, 2017

Exxell Bio and Collaborators Develop Novel Vaccine for Ebola

Exxell BIO, with offices in St. Paul and Rochester, Minnesota, is part of a new consortium formed to prepare and test a vaccine formulation designed to protect against the Ebola, Sudan, Marburg, and Lassa fever viruses. Exxell BIO worked with Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) in the development of a TJU-led consortium for this major vaccine

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July 19, 2017

Geneva Announces 2016 Researcher of the Year Dr. John Dye

As the Chief of Viral Immunology within the Virology Division at the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID), Dr. John M. Dye, Jr. oversees the execution of research programs in medical countermeasures against viral biological warfare agents in a high-hazard, multi-suite, bio-containment laboratory that operates at Biosafety Levels 2, 3, and

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October 30, 2016

Geneva Announces 2015 Researcher of the Year Dr. Luis Alvarez

Dr. Luis Alvarez is the founding Principal Investigator of the Regenerative Biology Research Group at the U.S. National Cancer Institute. He also serves as an Academy Professor and Director of the Center for Molecular Science in the Department of Chemistry and Life Science at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Previously, Dr. Alvarez

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May 11, 2016

Jonas Philanthropies Partners with Geneva to Support Military Medical Research Scholars

The Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare today announced a partnership to support The Geneva Foundation’s first scholarship for nursing research to advance military medicine. The scholarship will fund a Johns Hopkins School of Nursing doctoral candidate whose goal is to transform the diagnosis process for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) – an area of

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September 24, 2015

Geneva Awarded 2015 Business Supporter of the Military

The Geneva Foundation was selected by the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of Commerce as the recipient of the 2015 Spotlight! on Business Awards Business Supporter of the Military Award, in recognition of the organization’s continued dedication to supporting innovative medical research within the U.S. Military. Presented by CenturyLink and the Business Health Trust, the Spotlight! On

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February 25, 2015

Geneva Announces 2014 Researcher of the Year LTC Vikhyat Bebarta, MD

The Geneva Foundation (Geneva) is honored to announce the 2014 Researcher of the Year Award recipient and finalists. This group of outstanding military researchers was selected by Geneva’s Scientific Advisory Board. Geneva’s Researcher of the Year award is presented to a researcher who exemplifies Geneva’s mission of advancing innovative medical research within the U.S. military,

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August 11, 2014

BioFactura and Collaborators to Develop an Ebola Drug Under NIH Partnerships Grant

BioFactura, Inc. is a collaborator on a grant awarded to The Geneva Foundation. Ebola drug development funding will be provided under a Partnerships for Biodefense grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). The project team is led by The Geneva Foundation (Seattle, WA) and includes partners at

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