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As the second most frequent collaborator in international programmes with BBSRC, partnerships with the Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) have encouraged and produced world-class research across a range of bioscience areas. This week, BBSRC are joining FAPESP to celebrate FAPESP Week London, part of the UK-Brazil Year of Science and Innovation 2018-2019.


The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research (BBSRC) Council, part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), is delighted to be joining the Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) to celebrate FAPESP Week London, part of the UK-Brazil Year of Science and Innovation 2018-2019. UKRI’s Chief Executive, Professor Sir Mark Walport, will be delivering a keynote address and speaking at the opening ceremony, alongside Fred Arruda, Ambassador of Brazil to the UK, and Marco Antonio Zago, President of FAPESP.


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