News Archive: 2019

Dr Gama Bandawe

Equipment enables rapid disaster response in Malawi

November 25, 2019

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.


Stat News / Boston Globe

New life of lab equipment makes science possible for researchers returning to their home countries

STAT News - August 9, 2019

The impact of Instrumental Access is driving scientific progress worldwide. This story from the Boston Globe's STAT News highlights scientists from our global network who are making water safer to drink in Malawi, creating more nutritious crops in Benin, preventing HIV in the Dominican Republic, and studying oral cancer in India.


Millipore Sigma

2019 Founder's Award: MilliporeSigma

July 18, 2019

MilliporeSigma was recognized with a Founder's Award at Positively Instrumental 2019 for their role as founding members of our Consortium, and for the many ways they sparks curiosity by seeding science worldwide.


Dr Nina Dudnik Award

2019 Founder's Award: Dr. Nina Dudnik

July 11, 2019

At this year's Positively Instrumental celebration, we were proud to honor Dr. Nina Dudnik for her 16 years of leadership as founder and CEO of Seeding Labs. In case you missed it, here's part of our tribute to her.


University of Ghana

School of Pharmacy Selected to Receive Instrumental Access Award from Seeding Labs

university of ghana - May 30, 2019

The Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Ghana School of Pharmacy, under the College of Health Science, has been selected as one of 13 awardees chosen for the Instrumental Access 2019 programme.


Takeda award

2019 Founder's Award: Takeda Pharmaceuticals

May 22, 2019

For their role as founding members of our Global Health Corporate Consortium, and for their unwavering belief that supporting science everywhere makes a healthier world, we recognized Takeda Pharmaceuticals with a Founder's Award at Positively Instrumental 2019.


Neta award

2019 Innovator Award: Neta Scientific, Inc.

May 16, 2019

For their commitment to finding new ways to join forces and magnify our collective impact, we recognized Neta Scientific, Inc. with the Innovator Award at Positively Instrumental 2019


Instrumental Access 2019

Introducing Instrumental Access 2019

May 13, 2019

We compiled the top 5 things you should know about our oustanding Instrumental Access 2019 awardees. They represent 13 research departments in nine developing countries around the world.


Russian-Armenian University

Russian-Armenian University Wins Equipment from Seeding Labs

russian-armenian university - May 6, 2019

Russian-Armenian University is among the 13 exceptional awardees worldwide to receive lab equipment through the Seeding Labs Instrumental Access program in 2019. 


University of Lagos

Unilag Receives 2019 Instrumental Access Award from Seeding Labs

university of lagos - May 5, 2019

On May 1st, 2019, the University of Lagos was honoured to be selected as one of 13 awardees from around the world to receive scientific equipment from Seeding Labs’ 2019 Instrumental Access program.


Positively Instrumental 2019

Seeding Labs Celebrates Growing Stronger, Growing Together at Fourth Annual Positively Instrumental Event

May 1, 2019

Thirteen ambitious research departments in developing countries around the world have been awarded scientific resources and equipment through Seeding Labs’ 2019 Instrumental Access program. Seeding Labs announced the 2019 Instrumental Access awardees at its fourth annual "Positively Instrumental" event.


University of the West Indies

'Scientific talent is everwhere. Resources are not.' - April 24, 2019

Lab equipment donations from Merck and other companies are helping unleash the full potential of scientists everywhere. "Our donations are helping to remove a key barrier to scientific discovery and education in the developing world: lack of access to modern equipment," says Johnny Bennett, Associate Vice President, Discovery Chemistry, Merck Research Laboratories.


Cell Signaling

Cell Signaling Technology Announces New Corporate Partners

PRweb - April 17, 2019

Cell Signaling Technology has formalized partnerships with eight non-profit organizations, including Seeding Labs. These partnerships strengthen CST’s alignment with organizations that encourage science and environmental education, arts, and support for the underprivileged throughout Massachusetts.


Mount Kenya

Mount Kenya University  receives lab equipment from Seeding Labs

mount kenya university - April 1, 2019

Mount Kenya University's School of Pure and Applied Sciences in Kenya celebrated receiving their Instrumental Access shipment of equipment from Seeding Labs.


Melissa P Wu

Leadership Transition: Introducing Seeding Labs’ New CEO

March 28, 2019

The Seeding Labs Board of Directors has announced a leadership transition. After 16 years leading Seeding Labs, Nina Dudnik has decided to step down as CEO and the Board has selected Melissa P. Wu as Nina’s successor.


Instrumental Access 2019: Call for Applications Now Open 

March 26, 2019

Does your lab need equipment to accelerate research and support your STEM teaching?🔬 You could be our next Instrumental Access partner!


Instrumental Access Equipment Arrives at University of Zimbabwe

Feb. 21, 2019

Thanks to our donors and supporters like you, Instrumental Access equipment has arrived at the University of Zimbabwe 🇿🇼! Get a first-hand look at the equipment's arrival in Harare here:


New TeleScience Videos

Watch: Five New TeleScience Videos

Jan. 3, 2019

We're delighted to debut five new TeleScience videos this month, ranging from molecular biology to immunohistochemistry.


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