”la Caixa” Foundation: more than 30 years promoting research
”la Caixa” Foundation has been promoting excellent research for more than 30 years. Over the course of the past three decades, the Foundation has devoted more than 400 million euros to 490 research projects. Among many strategic initiatives, “la Caixa” Foundation set up IrsiCaixa (1995) in cooperation with the Catalan government and has awarded more than 5,000 excellence fellowships to promote the training of young students and researchers at the best universities and research centres all over the world, as well as funding 1,700 clinical trials for new treatments against cancer, AIDS, malaria, etc. and launching a new call for proposals for biomedical research projects in Spain and Portugal. These are just some of a large number of initiatives that support knowledge, research and innovation.
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