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Scott Biering Researches the Role of Viral Proteins

Scott Biering Researches the Role of Viral Proteins

Dr. Scott Biering, a California finalist for the Michelson Philanthropies & Science Prize, wrote about a conserved flavivirus protein that holds potential as a target for versatile vaccines and therapies.   By Justin Chapman Understanding the Role of Viral...

Making Life a Little Less Unfair

Making Life a Little Less Unfair

Jerry Sullivan, former LA Business Journal editor who now runs his own media outlet called SullivanSays SoCal, interviews Michelson Philanthropies founder and co-chair Dr. Gary K. Michelson about the work of each of the foundations he has established under the...

Why I Care About the African Rainforest—and Why You Should, Too

Why I Care About the African Rainforest—and Why You Should, Too

The African rainforests are stronger carbon sinks than the Amazon. We can only win the battle against climate change if we protect Africa’s carbon-rich landscapes for future generations.     By Alya Michelson Growing up in Russia, the children’s books I read...

All-Staff Meeting Highlights Medical Research and Impact Investing

All-Staff Meeting Highlights Medical Research and Impact Investing

Dr. Wayne Koff, founder and CEO of the Human Immunome Project, discusses the origin of the Michelson Prizes, and Phillip Kim, CEO of Michelson 20MM Foundation, provides an update on the organization’s recent impact venture investments that aim to make the world a...

Announcing New Staff Members — Michelson Philanthropies is Growing!

Announcing New Staff Members — Michelson Philanthropies is Growing!

The Michelson Philanthropies team is growing! We’re pleased to announce new staff members Vania Campos, Justin Chapman, and Michele Morris.     Vania Campos is the new Marketing Administrative Assistant at Michelson Philanthropies. In this role, she supports...

Alya Michelson’s Commitment to the Giants Club

Alya Michelson’s Commitment to the Giants Club

Alya Michelson on the importance of the Giants Club Space for Giants advocacy for animal welfare and conservation.   Editorial by: Emma Ledger, Independent UK Voices contributor In this Independent UK commentary, Alya Michelson is quoted on the importance of the...