Uneswa Hand Sanitizer

Instrumental Access Scientist in Eswatini Joins COVID-19 Response

Announcements, Blog, Impact, Instrumental Access 2019, Scientist Success Stories Leave a Comment

Dr. Thabile Ndlovu, Head of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Eswatini and an Instrumental Access awardee, realized that she could help. She approached her University leadership with her idea: use their lab infrastructure to mass produce hand sanitizer, and bolster pandemic response in their community.

Professor Aina Adeogun

New “Science With a Twist” Podcast

Announcements, Blog, Impact, Scientist Success Stories Leave a Comment

Tune in to a brand-new podcast episode highlighting the global impact of our Instrumental Access program! From our partners at Thermo Fisher Scientific, this “Science With a Twist” installment features an update from Instrumental Access awardee Professor Aina Adeogun of Nigeria’s University of Ibadan (pictured above).

Dr Gama Bandawe

Equipment Enables Rapid Disaster Response in Malawi

Blog, Impact, Instrumental Access 2017, Scientist Success Stories Leave a Comment

In March 2019, Cyclone Idai became one of the worst natural disasters ever to hit the Southern hemisphere. It ravaged Malawi and neighboring countries, affecting an estimated 3 million people. With equipment from Instrumental Access, Dr. Gama Bandawe of the Malawi University of Science and Technology, was poised to respond with the necessary scientific tools in place.

Millipore Founder's Award

2019 Founder’s Award: MilliporeSigma

Blog Leave a Comment

At Positively Instrumental 2019, we presented Founders Awards to honor two companies dedicated to working together to advance global science in the spirit of our founder, Dr. Nina Dudnik. One Founder’s Award recognized MilliporeSigma as founding members of our Consortium, and for the many ways it sparks curiosity by seeding science worldwide.

Takeda Founder's Award

2019 Founder’s Award: Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Blog Leave a Comment

At Positively Instrumental 2019, we presented Founders Awards to honor two companies dedicated to working together to advance global science in the spirit of our founder, Dr. Nina Dudnik. One Founder’s Award recognized Takeda Pharmaceuticals as founding members of our Consortium, and for their unwavering belief that supporting science everywhere makes a healthier world.