The North Carolina Collaboratory is awarding 11 research and development grants through a new competitive Business-Academia Partnership Program to help address the public health and economic impacts of COVID-19 in North Carolina.
Up until last autumn, limited research had been done on the dynamics of blue whale populations. This past year, Dani Alarcón, a researcher from the Galapagos Science Center, has focused on three main efforts.
Divya Aikat studies women’s health through new lenses. The UNC-Chapel Hill sophomore has researched HPV self-testing, the mental health of women post-sexual assault, and breast cancer in marginalized populations.