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Eshelman Institute for Innovation announces recipients of 2021 grant cycle, will expand grant opportunities to all UNC faculty, staff

The Eshelman Institute for Innovation is pleased to announce the recipients of their 2021 grant cycle! A total of $2.1 million has been granted to the below seven projects. Since 2015, the Eshelman Institute has brought value to the University … Continued

Eshelman Institute for Innovation Helps Launch UNC CRISPR Screening Facility

In 2012, a revolutionary new way to edit genes was unveiled to the world – CRISPR. Since then, the technology has been named as a “Breakthrough of the Year” by Science and has expanded to be applied to targeted epigenome … Continued
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Innovation Liftoff

Fred Eshelman’s transformative gift to the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy has sparked a revolution of new ideas in pharmacy education, practice and science.

A Historic Gift

UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol L. Folt on December 3, 2014 announced the largest individual commitment in the University’s history – a $100 million gift from alumnus Fred Eshelman to the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy.