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Where Ideas Take Shape

Where Ideas Take Shape

It’s easy to become so engrossed with our research projects and goals that we don’t take the time to pause and really reflect on the progress that science as a whole has made. This is why I look forward to the annual announcements of Nobel Laureates. We get to step...

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The Path Forward for IBD Philanthropy

The Path Forward for IBD Philanthropy

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation, in partnership with the Philanthropy Advisory Service of the Milken Institute, has released A Giving Smarter Guide to identify how strategic philanthropic investments can change the trajectory of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)...

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New Report: The Potential of FMT as Therapy for IBD

New Report: The Potential of FMT as Therapy for IBD

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation released a new report on World IBD Day to explore Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) as a potentially transformative therapy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). We joined forces with OpenBiome, a nonprofit stool bank and FMT...

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Grantees Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Grantees Elected to National Academy of Sciences

The National Academy of Sciences has elected 84 new members and 21 foreign associates in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. We are thrilled to congratulate our grantees, Herbert W. Virgin IV, MD, PhD, of Washington...

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The Healing Power of Microbes

The Healing Power of Microbes

Microbes: Love Them or Fear Them My favorite clinical microbiology professor once said, "There may be more bacterial cells in our bodies than human cells, so whether we love them or fear them, they are part of who we are." This simple statement initiated my conversion...

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Accelerating Research into Practice

Accelerating Research into Practice

A cornerstone of the Rainin Foundation’s commitment to enhancing quality of life is listening. When we are curious about an idea, or interested in exploring new directions, we readily turn to our Scientific Advisory Board, grantees, and other experts to get their...

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The Journey from Innovator to Pioneer

The Journey from Innovator to Pioneer

Dr. Gwendalyn Randolph, a long-time researcher of lymphatics and cellular transport, and more recently Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), was awarded the prestigious National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s 2015 Pioneer Award. She credits the Kenneth Rainin...

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