Posts Tagged ‘NIH’

A Crisis in Research Funding

Posted on: May 26th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

A decade ago, when CapeRay was still being incubated within the University of Cape Town (UCT), we were successful in […]

March for Science

Posted on: April 28th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

This past Saturday, 22 April 2017, hundreds of thousands of people participated in over 600 gatherings as part of the […]

Frontiers in Cancer Therapy

Posted on: March 17th, 2017 by admin

Today’s edition of Science includes a special section on cancer therapy with the revealing subtitle, “Stocking oncology’s medicine cabinet.” As the introductory editorial explains, […]

Cancer Moonshot Gathers Momentum

Posted on: September 9th, 2016 by admin

In January 2016 President Barack Obama (seen below left, © Reuters) announced an initiative – known as the Cancer Moonshot – that […]

Recognising International Innovation

Posted on: July 17th, 2015 by admin 2 Comments

When a new medical device catches our attention, more often than not it has been developed by an American company. Medical […]

Ask the Right Questions

Posted on: March 20th, 2015 by admin

Two weeks ago we submitted a grant application to the National Institutes of Health in the USA and among the questions we asked […]

N = One Million

Posted on: February 20th, 2015 by admin

At CapeRay we are currently working with our colleagues from the University of Cape Town, Groote Schuur Hospital and the PinkDrive to put together a research […]

From NIH to FDA: An Odyssey

Posted on: June 28th, 2013 by admin

Just north of downtown Washington, DC, in suburban Maryland, are two Federal agencies that have played, and will continue to play, a […]

The Vagaries of Grant Writing

Posted on: December 28th, 2012 by admin

Broaden the search. Find someone who can teach the new curriculum, publish in Nature and write NIH grant applications. For […]

Press Release

Posted on: August 23rd, 2010 by Kit Vaughan

Mammography developer CapeRay Medical (Pty) Ltd of Cape Town, South Africa has received $2 million in venture capital funding. The […]