FAPESP and MIT selected proposals for interchange of researchers Versão em português

FAPESP and MIT selected proposals for interchange of researchers

São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announce the result of a call for proposals for the interchange of researchers from the State of São Paulo and the USA issued in 2013.

FAPESP and MIT will provide combined funding of up to US$30.000 per project (US$20.000 for researchers and postdocs and US$10.000 for graduate and undergraduate students), for the period established in the award, necessarily and exclusively to cover mobility expenses (travel costs and living allowances).

Selected proposals:

Researchers Project title

Aparecida Maria Fontes
Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto / USP

Ron Weiss

Synthetic Biology, Optimized Codons and MicroRNAs for Replacement Therapy for Patients with Gaucher Disease

FAPESP#: 2013/50764-7

Fernando de Magalhães Papaterra Limongi
Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Ciências Humanas / USP

Fernando Daniel Hidalgo

Recovering Brazil’s Democratic History: A USP-MIT Data Collection Initiative

FAPESP#: 2013/50760-1


More call for proposalsis available at

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