National Academy of Sciences of Belarus


Belarusian Republican Foundation for Fundamental Research Announces Competition of Scientific Projects on COVID-19

The Belarusian Republican Foundation for Fundamental Research announced the Republican thematic competition of fundamental scientific research projects on pressing issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The “Science “COVID-19”-2021” competition is held in the following fields (without restrictions on participation in other competitions of the Foundation):

  • coronaviral infection etiology and epidemiology;
  • biochemical, immunological, pathophysiological and biophysical mechanisms of coronaviral infection pathogenesis;
  • mathematic modelling of viral disease spread;
  • development of prevention measures and diagnostic methods;
  • development of antiviral and systemic treatment regimens;
  • antiviral immunity and immune system functions;
  • molecular evolution of SARS-CoV-2;
  • bioethical aspects and use of social science methods in coronaviral infection studying.
  • Applications are submitted through AIS “BRFFR” before September 15, 2020 (before 5 p.m.). Paper copies of the applications must be sent to the BRFFR only by mail on or before September 18, 2020.

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