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Updates on our initiatives related to the coronavirus

Novo Nordisk Foundation supports COVID-19 projects in Jordan and Tanzania

The Foundation is supporting four ambitious projects that, among other things, will focus on ensuring the supply of water and mitigating the risk of transmission.
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Novo Nordisk Foundation supports COVID-19 projects in Jordan and Tanzania

The Foundation is supporting four ambitious projects that, among other things, will focus on ensuring the supply of water and mitigating the risk of transmission.
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The establishment of a national COVID-19 test centre

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has awarded up to DKK 250 million to Statens Serum Institut (SSI).
The Novo Nordisk Foundation awarded the grant on 27 March 2020, for the purpose of increasing the capacity for COVID-19 testing in Denmark considerably, making it possible to test if the wider public is or has been infected with the new coronavirus.
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The establishment of a national COVID-19 test centre

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has awarded up to DKK 250 million to Statens Serum Institut (SSI).
The Novo Nordisk Foundation awarded the grant on 27 March 2020, for the purpose of increasing the capacity for COVID-19 testing in Denmark considerably, making it possible to test if the wider public is or has been infected with the new coronavirus.
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Projects awarded grants – coronavirus epidemic

We have awarded a total of DKK 77.7 million for 44 projects in Denmark that aim to mitigate the short-term health-related effects of the COVID-19 epidemic.
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Projects awarded grants – coronavirus epidemic

We have awarded a total of DKK 77.7 million for 44 projects in Denmark that aim to mitigate the short-term health-related effects of the COVID-19 epidemic.
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Emergency production of ethanol

The Novo Nordisk Foundation and the Carlsberg Foundation have donated DKK 17.5 million to establish a consortium comprising the Danish state, Carlsberg, Ørsted and Ree Holding, which will ensure emergency production of ethanol for disinfectants during the COVID-19 crisis
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Emergency production of ethanol

The Novo Nordisk Foundation and the Carlsberg Foundation have donated DKK 17.5 million to establish a consortium comprising the Danish state, Carlsberg, Ørsted and Ree Holding, which will ensure emergency production of ethanol for disinfectants during the COVID-19 crisis
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Six new grants awarded

We announces six new grants for coronavirus-related projects across the Danish Realm. The total funding for the new projects amounts to DKK 7.8 million.
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Six new grants awarded

We announces six new grants for coronavirus-related projects across the Danish Realm. The total funding for the new projects amounts to DKK 7.8 million.
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Three new research projects receive funding

The Novo Nordisk Foundation announces three new grants for coronavirus-related projects in Denmark. The total funding for the new projects amounts to DKK 6.6 million.
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Three new research projects receive funding

The Novo Nordisk Foundation announces three new grants for coronavirus-related projects in Denmark. The total funding for the new projects amounts to DKK 6.6 million.
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DKK 50 million - coronavirus

We have allocated DKK 50 million to support projects with a national focus that take the initiative to mitigate the adverse health effects of the coronavirus epidemic in Denmark.
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DKK 50 million - coronavirus

We have allocated DKK 50 million to support projects with a national focus that take the initiative to mitigate the adverse health effects of the coronavirus epidemic in Denmark.
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Huge interest in grants - emergency coronavirus programme

We have awarded DKK 19.3 million in the past few days for new projects to mitigate the adverse health effects of the coronavirus epidemic in Denmark.
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Huge interest in grants - emergency coronavirus programme

We have awarded DKK 19.3 million in the past few days for new projects to mitigate the adverse health effects of the coronavirus epidemic in Denmark.
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We support research and development to combat coronavirus

We have allocated DKK 20 million to support research and development that can help Denmark to strengthen its preparedness for future new viral epidemics.
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We support research and development to combat coronavirus

We have allocated DKK 20 million to support research and development that can help Denmark to strengthen its preparedness for future new viral epidemics.
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