News Archive: 2018

Gratitude Tuesday

Celebrating "Gratitude Tuesday" 2018

Nov. 27, 2018

Today is #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving, but at Seeding Labs, we celebrate “Gratitude Tuesday” instead! As Instrumental Access equipment arrives around the world, your impact is felt from Armenia (pictured at left) and Colombia to Ghana and beyond. Here are six of the 17 shipments that arrived at universities in 2018, all thanks to you!



Teaming Up to Target Mosquitoes

Nov. 15, 2018

In part two of this Instrumental Access Impact Update, see how equipment from Seeding Labs gave the Instituto de Medicina Tropical & Salud Global in the Dominican Republic 🇩🇴 a boost to pursue public health work worldwide. Institute researchers are now adding their valuable perspective to international collaborations aimed at stopping the spread of diseases carried by mosquitoes.



Preventing HIV in the Dominican Republic & Beyond

Nov. 13, 2018

With start-up support from Seeding Labs, the Instituto de Medicina Tropical & Salud Global at Universidad Iberoamericana is now at the forefront of HIV prevention efforts in the Caribbean. In part one of this two-part Instrumental Access Impact Update, learn about how equipment from Seeding Labs provided the foundation for the Institute to confront global health challenges in the Dominican Republic 🇩🇴 and beyond.


Neta Science

Neta Scientific Offers Special Promotion to Support Seeding Labs

Nov. 5, 2018

To celebrate Seeding Labs' 10th anniversary, our partners at Neta Scientific have launched a special promotion. Through the end of 2018, when you buy $1,000 of Corning® Gosselin™ participating microbiology products, Corning will donate three cases of petri dishes to Seeding Labs.



Arming Researchers for the Fight Against Mosquitoes

Sept. 12, 2018

Across Jamaica, disease-carrying mosquitoes are evading efforts to reduce their population by developing resistance to insecticides. This has renewed the urgent quest for new, effective methods of eliminating mosquitoes. Researchers at the University of the West Indies believe that a solution lies within Jamaica’s diverse ecosystem. Learn how equipment from Seeding Labs is supporting their work in this impact update.



Seeding Labs Visits DUCE

Dar es Salaam University College of Education - Sept. 6, 2018

Take a photographic tour of the Dar es Salaam University College of Education campus, our Instrumental Access partners in Tanzania, with Seeding Labs' Senior VP of Operations, Melissa Wu.


Xconomy Awards - Nina Dudnik

Nina Dudnik Receives Xconomy Award

Xconomy - Sept. 5, 2018

Seeding Labs' founder and CEO Nina Dudnik was recognized with Xconomy's "X of the Year" award for her contributions to global science.



ICER, CRISPR, Biotech Activism & More: The X of the Year Finalists

Xconomy - Aug. 15, 2018

With so many stellar Xconomy Award nominees this year, we wanted to recognize several who don’t fit neatly into the other categories, so we’ve created categories just for them. Finalist Nina Dudnik is bridging the global scientific divide by bringing lab equipment to researchers in the developing world.


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Unveiling our Urgent Equipment Needs

July 27, 2018

Can you help meet any of our most urgently needed equipment that will help fuel the research of our Instrumental Access 2018 awardees?



How to Start a Lab When Funds are Tight

Nature - July 9, 2018

Getting hold of the right equipment can be costly, so here’s a primer for cash-strapped principal investigators, featuring Seeding Labs' Instrumental Access awardees from Jamaica and Namibia.



Celebrating Seeding Labs' 10th Anniversary

Neta Scientific - July 1, 2018

Neta Scientific is celebrating Seeding Labs' 10th anniversary with a special Corning® Gosselin™ promotion, from now through December 31, 2018.



Labconco Evaporator Trade-In

Labconco - July 1, 2018

Labconco has partnered with Seeding Labs to donate used laboratory evaporators of any brand to laboratories that need them. You’ll be supporting and developing scientists with your trade-in!


GE Healthcare

Driving Life Sciences Breakthroughs Around the World

LinkedIn- June 28, 2018

Sonia Glace, Sr. Global Product Marketing Leader at GE Healthcare Life Sciences, shares why she supports Seeding Labs. "We’ve committed to reconditioning and donating our research equipment to deserving institutions that would otherwise lack access to scientific instruments," she says. "Ultimately, access to scientific equipment and world-class support can drive local solutions to health issues that can also have a global impact."


UPB arrival

Grandes equipos para ciencia nano

Agencia de Noticias UPB (Colombia) - June 19, 2018

En 2017, la Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana fue premiada por el programa Instrumental Access 2017 de Seeding Labs. Por medio de esta convocatoria, la Universidad se hizo acreedora de equipos para el laboratorio de nanotecnología, ubicado en el nuevo edificio de laboratorios de la institución.

Los equipos prometidos ya llegaron a la Universidad en un contenedor repleto de diferentes instrumentos para facilitar la investigación en los laboratorios de la UPB.


Seeding Labs

Tips and Resources for Maximizing Your Lab Spend

Lab Manager Magazine - May 2018

Donating equipment to Seeding Labs is included as a worthwhile way to save money in the lab. Robert Lillianfeld, Director of Corporate Relations for Seeding Labs, explains there are business benefits to donation but also a connection to the organization's mission.


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9 Amazing things to know about Redeemer's University

Daily Family (Africa) - April 19, 2018

The two Instrumental Access awards given to Redeemer's University in Nigeria are included in this list of 9 amazing things to know about the university.


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La Escuela de Ingeniería de la Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia ha sido seleccionada como beneficiaria en el programa Instrumental Access 2018

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia - April 10, 2018

Nuestra universidad tiene el honor de ser una de las 16 premiadas en todo el mundo al ser elegida como beneficiaria para recibir equipamiento científico en el programa de Instrumental Access  2018 del Seeding Labs.


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SUA  Department of Biosciences wins Instrumental Access 2018 award

Sokoine University of Agriculture - March 28, 2018

Sokoine University of Agriculture's  Department of Biosciences is one of 16 outstanding research labs around the world which have been awarded scientific resources and equipment through Seeding Labs’ 2018 Instrumental Access program.


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The Future of Health: Preventing & Diagnosing Disease

Next Einstein Forum 2018 - March 28, 2018

Seeding Labs' CEO Nina Dudnik moderated a panel on precision medicine at the 2018 Global Gathering of the Next Einstein Forum in Kigali, Rwanda.


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The overlooked research work of Africa’s best scientists will have a better chance to go global

Quartz Africa - March 28, 2018

To get more work of African scientists seen on a global platform, the Next Einstein Forum and Elsevier rolled out a pan-African, peer-reviewed, open access publishing journal called Scientific African. Seeding Labs' CEO Nina Dudnik is quoted in the article.


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Seeding Labs Celebrates 10th Anniversary at “Positively Instrumental” Event, Honoring Donors, Instrumental Access Awardees

March 22, 2018

Sixteen outstanding research labs in developing countries around the world have been awarded scientific resources and equipment through Seeding Labs’ 2018 Instrumental Access program. Seeding Labs announced the 2018 Instrumental Access awardees at its third annual “Positively Instrumental” event held at Takeda Pharmaceuticals in Cambridge, Mass., on March 21.



MilliporeSigma Strengthens Corporate Responsibility Efforts with Nine New Signature Partnerships

February 22, 2018

Building on its commitment to accelerate scientific research and science education, MilliporeSigma announced nine partnerships with leading nonprofit organizations across the world, including Seeding Labs.



Labconco Supports Science Around the Globe by Donating Lab Equipment

February 13, 2018

At Labconco, we believe in people--the power of our people to make a difference, and the power of each piece of equipment we manufacture to enable the important work of researchers and students in laboratories in the US and around the world. We're glad to check both those boxes in our partnership with Seeding Labs.


Drug Discovery & Development

Seeding Labs & Takeda Partner to Build Global Scientific Capacity

Drug Discovery & Development Magazine – January 25, 2018

As part of the company’s Access to Medicines initiative, Takeda’s R&D organization has joined forces with Seeding Labs to share expertise and much-needed tools to talented scientists around the world.


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