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  1. Genocea Bio awarded new grant for malaria program

    Headlines

    Tue, 23 Sep 2014

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation awards Genocea Biosciences ( GNCA +0.8% ) a $1.2M grant for the identification of protective T cell antigens for malaria

  2. U.S. information chief joins response to Ebola outbreak

    Headlines

    Fri, 19 Sep 2014

    WASHINGTON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - A U.S. government technology expert who helped Microsoft Corp co-founder Bill Gates launch the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will join the Obama administration's battle against Ebola in West Africa, administration officials said on Friday.

  3. UPDATE 1- Gates Foundation pledges $50 mln to fight Ebola epidemic

    Headlines

    Wed, 10 Sep 2014

    (Adds quotes from Foundation's Chris Elias and UK govt minister)

  4. Gates Foundations pledges $50 mln to fight Ebola epidemic

    Headlines

    Wed, 10 Sep 2014

    LONDON, Sept 10 (Reuters) - The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation pledged $50 million on Wednesday to support emergency efforts to contain West Africa's Ebola epidemic, which has already killed almost 2,300 people in the worst outbreak of the virus in history.

  5. Gates Foundation awards $25 million to HIV vaccine research

    Headlines

    Wed, 3 Sep 2014

    PORTLAND, Ore., Sept 3 (Reuters) - Oregon researchers developing a vaccine that has shown promise in preventing HIV infection in primates said on Wednesday they have been awarded a $25 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation .

  6. Buffett's Succession Plan Should Have Little Downside

    Video Reports

    Tue, 30 Apr 2013

    into that role, there is also the argument that Bill Gates could potentially fill that position because of the amount of Berkshire stock that's in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation , and the fact that he has been on the board

    Gates Foundation found at 5:12

    Howard doesn't meld into that role, there is also the argument that Bill Gates could potentially fill that position because of the amount of Berkshire stock that's in the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation , and the fact that he has been on the board for a number of years now and pretty much knows Berkshire as
  7. The New Philanthropists: More Sophisticated, More Demanding – and Younger

    Headlines

    Thu, 25 Apr 2013

    president and CEO of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, says that in the work they ..... retirement age to start thinking about philanthropy , but are making it a much more meaningful part of ..... Warren Buffett and Microsoft founder Bill Gates to their foundations. “Their two acts ..... sees broader societal changes giving philanthropy a larger presence in business school. “I think

  8. Paying It Forward

    Headlines

    Wed, 31 Oct 2012

    Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college. A public agenda report for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation . Based on survey of a nationally representative sample of 614 22- to 30-year-olds. 2 Source: www

  9. Bill Gates' foundation puts money on solar-powered toilet

    Headlines

    Tue, 14 Aug 2012

    SEATTLE (Reuters) - Bill Gates is betting the toilet of the future for the developing world will be solar powered.

  10. Mr.Buffett's real net worth??

    Commentary

    Fri, 6 Apr 2012

    billionaires list prepared by leading US magazine, Conde Nast Portfolio. He has edged past his friend and software czar Bill Gates , who is at the second spot. The billionaires have been ranked on the basis of the magazine's Generosity Index which ranks billionaires' philanthropy relative to their wealth. No 1: Warren Buffet Age: 78 Company: Berkshire Hathaway Net worth: $ 52 billion Donations

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